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Peres: My heart is with the Turkish people

President Shimon Peres responds to the attack in Istanbul that left 41 dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2016, 12:21 PM

Trump on Turkey attack: When will the world learn?

Republican presidential candidate condemns Istanbul attack, says terrorism must be prevented in the United States.Ben Ariel, 6/29/2016, 4:16 AM

'Everyone was fleeing and stepping on one another'

David, an Israeli who was at the scene of the Istanbul terrorist attack, describes what he saw.Ben Ariel, 6/29/2016, 2:20 AM

Istanbul bomber did not target Israelis

Suicide bomber claims he was trying to harm tourism in Turkey in general - not kill 3 Israeli victims.JTA, 4/26/2016, 10:53 PM

Three wounded in Istanbul explosion

Police intentionally blew up suspicious bag, injuring two, only hours after US released warning about 'credible threats' in Turkey.Matt Wanderman, 4/9/2016, 11:31 PM

'Terrorist Israel' scrawled on Turkish synagogue

Anti-Israel vandals target synagogue in historic Jewish quarter of Istanbul.Cynthia Blank, 1/21/2016, 12:28 PM

Turkey arrests three suspects in Tuesday's bombing

Turkey has arrested three suspects, all of whom are Russian and allegedly have ties to ISIS.Raphael Poch, 1/13/2016, 11:11 AM

Suicide bombing rocks central Istanbul square

Ten reported dead in explosion attack near Sultanahmet Square; Erdogan says attack work of Syrian suicide bomber.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2016, 1:40 PM

Five wounded in Istanbul metro station blast

Mayor says bomb caused blast that shut down subway system, after initial reports indicated one dead.Ari Yashar, 12/1/2015, 6:50 PM

Gunmen Fire on US Consulate in Istanbul

Gunfire reported after bomb attack at a police station in Istanbul that injured at least five officers.Arutz Sheva staff, 8/10/2015, 8:40 AM

Seven Wounded in Bomb Attack in Istanbul

Bomb attack at a police station in Istanbul wounds five police officers and two civilians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2015, 5:15 AM

ISIS Jihadists Arrested in Istanbul for First Time

Turkey, after scandal of state smuggling arms to Syrian jihadists, nabs 21 ISIS members nationwide in major crackdown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2015, 1:40 PM

Turkey Turns Tear Gas, Water Cannons on Gay Parade

Gay pride? Not in Istanbul, where liberal EU leanings clash with Erdogan's religious tone in central square.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2015, 8:22 AM

Don't Fly Connections Before Shabbat

Jewish passengers stranded in Istanbul without kosher food after flight delay from New York forced them to miss connection to Israel.Uzi Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 4/19/2015, 7:37 PM

Armed Men Seize Office of Erdogan's Party

Two intruders burst into district office of AKP in Istanbul, day after prosecutor taken hostage and killed in the city.Ari Yashar, 4/1/2015, 12:25 PM

Bomber was 'Widow of Norwegian ISIS Jihadist'

Russian, Norwegian couple joined ISIS; widow returned to Turkey illegally and carried out suicide bombing in Istanbul.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2015, 12:47 PM

Armed Attacker Arrested Outside Turkish PM Office

Man armed with automatic weapon hurls grenade at police outside Dolmabahce Palace in Istanbul, where prime minister office is housed.Ari Yashar, 1/1/2015, 5:07 PM

Watch: Turkish Leftists Attack US Sailors

Video footage shows US Navy sailors surrounded by anti-American mob in Istanbul in shocking assault.Ari Soffer, 11/12/2014, 10:45 PM

Istanbul Store Bans Entry to 'Jew Dogs'

Rampant anti-Semitism on display in Turkish capital as centrally located store posts sign dehumanizing Jews; local Jews slam world apathy.Ari Yashar, 9/8/2014, 2:02 PM

6 Killed as Turkish Gov't Accused of Vote-Rigging

Local election candidates battle it out with knives and clubs, as opposition activists say Erdogan rigging the polls.Ari Soffer, 3/30/2014, 2:48 PM

Protests Rage in Turkey over Internet Censorship

Turkish police use tear gas and water cannon to disperse protesters demonstrating against invasive Internet laws.Tova Dvorin, 2/9/2014, 8:39 AM

Turkish Court Orders Release of Lawmaker

Jailed Turkish journalist and lawmaker released after more than four years in prison over his alleged involvement in a coup plot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2013, 6:28 AM

Israeli Dr., Child Stuck in Istanbul with Bad Visa

An Israeli doctor and her daughter are stuck in Turkey with a bad US visa, while five children are without their mother.Maayana Miskin, 7/25/2013, 3:05 PM

3,000 Protesters Aim at Istanbul’s Taksim Square

Once again, protesters tried to mass in Istanbul’s iconic Taksim Square and were stopped by police with water cannon and tear gas.Chana Ya'ar, 7/7/2013, 4:08 PM

Istanbul Protests Continue in Taksim Square

Thousands gathered again at Istanbul’s iconic Taksim Square to express their discontent with the Turkish government's attitude.Chana Ya'ar, 6/30/2013, 12:45 PM

Strikes, Demonstrations Continue Across Turkey

Demonstrations continued across Turkey Monday but slowly came under police control as thousands protested against the Erdogan government.Chana Ya'ar, 6/17/2013, 7:29 PM

Turkish Police Clear Taksim Square Using Tear Gas

Within an hour of a warning from Erdogan, riot police clear Istanbul protesters with tear gas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/16/2013, 6:29 AM

Erdogan: Israel is Happy About Taksim Protest

Turkish premier issued a final warning to protesters in Istanbul’s Taksim Square, giving them 24 hours to leave.Chana Ya'ar, 6/13/2013, 4:29 PM

Turkish Gov't vs. Twitter, Facebook

A spokesman for Turkey’s ruling AK Party on Wednesday labeled the Twitter social media website to be "deadlier than car bombs."Chana Ya'ar, 6/12/2013, 12:28 PM

Turkey: Police Use Tear Gas as Riots Continue

Riot police fire tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters in Istanbul; Erdogan says there will be "no more tolerance" for demonstrations.Elad Benari, 6/12/2013, 12:12 AM

Tensions Rising, Turkish Police Attack Protesters

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan orders police to "intervene" with protesters across the nation.Chana Ya'ar, 6/10/2013, 8:12 PM

Exclusive: Only Ladino Monthly Grows in Istanbul

Istanbul’s Sephardic Center has just produced the 100th issue of the world’s only Ladino monthly newspaper in the city's ancient heart.Hana Julian, 6/9/2013, 4:08 PM

Erdogan on Protests: I'm No Dictator

Turkish PM rejects claims that he is a dictator, points an accusing finger at the opposition and social media.Elad Benari, 6/3/2013, 3:16 AM

Two Killed in Violent Rallies in Turkey

Two people killed, 1,000 wounded as Turkish protesters clash with police.Maayana Miskin, 6/2/2013, 1:08 PM

Istanbul: Violence in Large Protest

Largest anti-government protest in years hits Taksim Square; anger over "Islamization."Gil Ronen, 6/1/2013, 9:02 PM

US Secy of State Returning to Israel, PA

US Secretary of State John Kerry is set to return to Israel immediately following a brief visit to Istanbul. He will also visit Ramallah.Chana Ya'ar, 4/4/2013, 1:34 PM

Kerry to Visit Turkey Following Israel Apology

US Secy of State John Kerry is set to visit Turkey on Sunday in the wake of an apology to Ankara by Israel over the Mavi Marmara incident.Chana Ya'ar, 4/3/2013, 3:07 PM

Western-Backed Syrian Opposition Leader Resigns

Syrian opposition leader Moaz Al-Khatib, head of the Syrian National Council, has resigned his post.Chana Ya'ar, 3/24/2013, 2:45 PM

Syrian Nat’l Council in Istanbul to Choose New PM

The Syrian National Council began meeting Monday in Istanbul to choose a new government-in-exile.Chana Ya'ar, 3/18/2013, 4:59 PM

Israeli, PA Officials Meet in Istanbul

After Turkey's leader calls Zionism a “crime against humanity,” Israeli and Palestinian Authority officials quietly meet in Istanbul.Chana Ya'ar, 3/3/2013, 11:24 AM

Turkish Police Raid Dorms, Arrest Students

Turkish police raided university dorms and arrested 12 students last week following protests against PM Erdogan at a university event.Chana Ya'ar, 12/23/2012, 9:50 AM

Turkey Begins Flotilla Trial of 4 IDF Commanders

An Istanbul court is set to begin the trial of four top IDF commanders blamed by Turkey for a deadly 2010 clash on a Turkish flotilla ship.Chana Ya'ar, 11/5/2012, 7:43 PM

Analysis: Can Israel, Turkey Climb Down the Tree?

An Israeli delegation is quietly welcomed to Turkey to discuss finding ways for the two nations to climb down the diplomatic tree. Carol Halavi, 8/19/2012, 6:32 PM

Greece's 'Fuhrer' Wants Istanbul Back

The leader of Greece's neo-Nazi Golden Dawn Party said that Istanbul could be restored to Greek control.Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/8/2012, 6:41 PM

70 Foreign Nations Meet in Istanbul Over Syria

As regime forces continue to slaughter Syrians, foreign ministers debate if and how to arm rebel fighters against gov't troops in Syria. Chana Ya'ar, 4/1/2012, 2:51 PM

Terrorist Bombing Injures 10 in Istanbul

At least 10 were injured when terrorists carried out an attack near the offices of Turkey's ruling party in Istanbul Thursday morning.Chana Ya'ar, 3/1/2012, 12:04 PM

Report: Other Turkish-Israeli Ties Still Strong

Despite diplomatic tensions, Turkey's business and pacifist community maintains that ties remain strong.Chana Ya'ar, 9/11/2011, 10:39 AM

Trouble for Israel in the Skies Over Turkey?

Turkish charter airlines cut back their weekly flights to and from Israel, and El Al is monitoring Israel's diplomatic crisis with Turkey.Chana Ya'ar, 9/7/2011, 5:50 PM

Hizbullah Aims at Israel

A bombing attack in Istanbul two months ago turns out to have been aimed at Israel – by the Lebanese-based Hizbullah terror group.Chana Ya'ar, 7/19/2011, 3:11 AM

Turkish Jews in Fear

Turkey’s Chief Rabbi publicly condemned Israel’s action vis-à-vis the Gaza-bound flotilla – proof, some say, that Turkish Jews feel at risk.Hillel Fendel, 6/2/2010, 3:00 PM