Israel drops to 15th on list of world's strongest militaries

Global Firepower list puts Israel ahead of Iran, but behind Turkey and Egypt.Hillel Fendel, 5/16/2017, 11:11 AM

Erdogan hoping for new beginning with US?

Turkey's president will come to Washington this week to sit down with President Trump. What does he really want from the US?Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2017, 2:16 AM

'Erdogan's comments are unnecessary incitement'

Minister Ayoob Kara responds to Turkish President who urged Muslims to "protect Jerusalem from Judaization".Hezki Baruch, 5/15/2017, 4:03 AM

Trump approves weapons supplies to Kurds battling ISIS

Move likely to infuriate Turkey, which sees YPG as terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/10/2017, 4:38 AM

Turkish court rejects Wikipedia's appeal

Turkish court rejects Wikipedia's appeal against a government decision to block access to its website.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/5/2017, 11:08 PM

Erdogan: Together, we can turn Raqqa into an ISIS graveyard

Turkish President Erdogan says Turkey, US, should back Free Syrian army, clear ISIS capital.Chana Roberts, 4/30/2017, 7:20 AM

Turkey blocks access to Wikipedia

Turkish internet users find themselves faced with 'error' message, Wikimedia says they're investigating.Nir Har-Zahav, 4/29/2017, 10:40 PM

Yazidis in Turkey on the verge of extinction  

Yazidi villages have now been turned into Yazidi-free zones. What has happened? Uzay Bulut, 4/27/2017, 8:00 PM

Turkey rejects appeals against referendum

Turkey's election authority rejects opposition requests to cancel referendum that boosted Erdogan's authority.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2017, 4:42 AM

Erdogan claims victory in vote on expanded presidential power

Turkish president pulls ahead in referendum to grant him greater powers. 3 killed in polling station shooting.Gary Willig, 4/16/2017, 10:01 PM

Turkey, where are your Jews?

Since 1923, when the Turkish Republic was established, Jews have been exposed to systematic discrimination and campaigns of forced Turkification and Islamization.  Uzay Bulut, 4/12/2017, 10:36 AM

Turkey arrests alleged ISIS recruiter

Turkish authorities arrest Syrian who allegedly recruited militants from Europe to fight for ISIS.Ben Ariel, 3/30/2017, 4:43 AM

Germany to Erdogan: You've gone too far

Germany angry after Turkish President accuses Merkel of using "Nazi measures".Ben Ariel, 3/20/2017, 5:40 AM

Ya'alon: Erdogan seeking to be 'neo-Ottoman empire'

EX-Defense Minister says Erdogan's Turkey one of several radical elements seeking to expand hegemony over Middle East, including Iran.AFP, 3/15/2017, 4:13 PM

Watch: Turks riot in Amsterdam

Dutch police confront protesters amid diplomatic crisis between Turkey, The Netherlands., 3/15/2017, 11:57 AM

Turkey bans Dutch envoy

Turkey bans Dutch ambassador to Ankara, suspends high-level political contacts with the Netherlands.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2017, 4:15 AM

Turkey's long term plans are off to a good start in Holland

Muslims in Holland are intimidated by Erdogan's bullies as part of the mad plan to renew the Turkish Empire. Giulio Meotti, 3/13/2017, 8:34 PM

Dutch Muslims shout anti-Semitic slogans during protest

Dutch Muslims shout anti-Semitic slogans amid violent clashes over authorities’ refusal to let Turkish Cabinet minister campaign in Holland.JTA, 3/13/2017, 6:10 PM

Erdogan calls for sanctions on the Netherlands

Turkish President urges international organizations to impose sanctions on the Netherlands.Ben Ariel, 3/13/2017, 2:07 AM

Turkey and Holland fulminate as diplomatic crisis brews

Turkey 'doesn't want Dutch ambassador' to return after Holland refuses entry to Turkish FM, closes of consulate.Chana Roberts, 3/12/2017, 7:45 AM

Turkish minister denied entry to Rotterdam consulate

Dutch police stop Turkish minister from entering consulate, minister says Dutch blockade 'violates all international laws.'Chana Roberts, 3/11/2017, 11:09 PM

'Cyprus deal could speed up Turkey energy project'

New ambassador to Turkey says sending gas via Cyprus would speed Israel-Turkey gas project.AFP, 3/5/2017, 12:10 PM

So how are the Kurds in Turkey doing?

If what is happening to their culture is any indication, not so well. Children detained for listening to Kurdish music, schools closed.Uzay Bulut, 3/2/2017, 10:56 AM

Man convicted of assaulting Brooklyn Jew flees to Turkey

New York man who was convicted of assaulting the head of the Brooklyn Jewish Y flees the country.JTA, 2/28/2017, 3:31 AM

Exposé: In Turkey, government dismisses academics, police beat them

Mass dismissals have made some departments inoperable, and those who protest find their lives in danger. An expose that must be addressed. Uzay Bulut, 2/24/2017, 3:59 PM

Regev to join basketball team's trip to Turkey

Turkish security insists Israeli minister join team trip to allow use of weapons.Neri Weiss, 2/22/2017, 10:04 AM

Publisher shuts Turkey weekly over offensive Moses cartoon

Publisher fires entire staff after cartoon published depicting Moses spewing curse words.AFP, 2/19/2017, 8:04 AM

Turkish tourism minister visits Israel

Turkey's tourism minister, Nabi Avci, becomes first member of his country's cabinet to visit Israel since 2010.Elad Benari, 2/8/2017, 4:16 AM

Turkish government: Regulation Law is 'unacceptable'

Turkey slams passage of law to normalize status of Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria, calls legislation 'unacceptable'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/7/2017, 10:14 AM

Turkey detains over 400 suspected ISIS members

Turkish police detain almost 450 suspected ISIS members in nationwide raids.Ben Ariel, 2/6/2017, 4:42 AM

High-ranking Turkish delegation to visit Israel

Turkish delegation to visit Israel, discuss gas pipeline between the two countries.Elad Benari, 2/5/2017, 5:34 AM

Israel and Turkey to resume diplomatic dialogue after six years

Foreign Ministry Director-General Yuval Rotem to travel to Turkey for a series of diplomatic meetings with local officials.Nitsan Keidar, 1/31/2017, 1:12 AM

Report: Istanbul terrorist acted on direct orders from ISIS

Turkish media reports that gunman who killed 39 people on New Year's Eve told police he acted on direct orders from ISIS in Syria.Ben Ariel, 1/19/2017, 3:35 AM

Turkish security forces capture Istanbul terrorist

Abdulgadir Masharipov, who killed 39 people an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Eve, captured by local security forces.Ben Ariel, 1/16/2017, 11:42 PM

32 dead as Turkish cargo jet crashes in Kyrgyzstan

ACT Airlines cargo jet crashes near Kyrgyzstan's Manas airport, killing at least 32.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2017, 6:47 AM

Turkey moves closer to approving constitutional reform

Turkey’s parliament approves final article in constitutional reform that would increase Erdogan's powers.Ben Ariel, 1/16/2017, 4:40 AM

Turkey agrees to help Gaza with electricity crisis

Senior Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh says Turkey has agreed to his request to send fuel for Gaza's sole power plant.Ben Ariel, 1/15/2017, 1:48 AM

Watch: Brawl erupts at the Turkish parliament

A brawl erupted at the Turkish parliament as lawmakers debated constitutional amendments. The measures passed anyway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2017, 5:38 AM

At least 10 wounded in suspected car bombing in Turkey

Police kill suspected terrorists behind car bombing, just days after terrorist kills 39 at Istanbul nightclub.Gary Willig, 1/5/2017, 4:47 PM

Turkish police identify Istanbul nightclub terrorist.

Turkish police announced Wednesday they have identified the terrorist who murdered 39 people in an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's day.Yoel Domb, 1/4/2017, 5:51 PM

Turkey extends state of emergency

Turkey's parliament approves motion to extend by another three months the state of emergency imposed following failed coup attempt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2017, 5:35 AM

Turkey to continue operation in Syria

Turkey's Deputy Prime Minister says his country will continue its military operation in Syria despite the ISIS attack on Istanbul.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2017, 2:05 AM

Erdogan vows to fight terror 'till the end'

Following Istanbul attack, Turkish President vows his country will continue to fight terrorism and its backers "till the end".Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2017, 4:36 AM

Sport Ministry to fund soccer team's security in Turkey

Minister Miri Regev announces that her ministry will fund the security detail for Hapoel Be’er Sheva's upcoming game in Turkey.Neri Weiss, 1/2/2017, 3:06 AM

39 dead in attack on Istanbul nightclub

39 people killed and at least 40 wounded in a shooting attack during New Year's Eve celebration at a nightclub in Istanbul.Ben Ariel, 1/1/2017, 2:24 AM

Turks on Twitter blame Jews for Turkey’s unending crises

Jews were blamed for the Russian ambassador's murder and a lethal car bombing. Uzay Bulut, 12/31/2016, 6:18 PM

Ceasefire in Syria takes effect

New nationwide ceasefire in Syria brokered by Russia and Turkey takes effect in a potentially major breakthrough in the conflict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2016, 1:09 AM

Turkish FM: Ceasefire could be in place 'at any moment'

Turkish Foreign Minister says ceasefire could be in place 'at any moment.'Mordechai Sones, 12/29/2016, 12:05 PM

Turkey and Russia broker ceasefire in all of Syria

Turkey and Russia have agreed to a ceasefire plan for all of Syria that should come into force at midnight Thursday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2016, 10:17 AM

Turkish television show: Shoot the Israeli Consular Officer

Turkish government's TV station shows woman threatening Israeli Consular Officer's life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2016, 2:28 PM

Turkish cafeteria head arrested for insulting Erdogan

The head of a cafeteria at the Turkish opposition newspaper Cumhuriyet arrested after saying he wouldn't serve Erdogan tea.Elad Benari, 12/27/2016, 5:07 AM

Erdogan extends Hanukkah greetings to local Jews

In Hanukkah message, Erdogan says Turkey places great importance on the freedom of everyone to observe their own religion and traditions.Ben Ariel, 12/26/2016, 6:37 AM

Turkey beefs up military presence near Syria border

Turkey deploys more tanks and artillery to its border with war-torn Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2016, 2:10 AM

Turkish air strikes in Syria kill 47 civilians

Turkish air strikes on ISIS bastion in northern Syria kill 47 civilians, including 14 children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2016, 2:09 AM

Turkey blames Erdogan rival for Russian envoy's death

Turkey’s Foreign Minister tells John Kerry that Fethulleh Gulen was behind the assassination of the Russian envoy to Ankara.Ben Ariel, 12/21/2016, 4:46 AM

Netanyahu: Civilized world must come together to fight terror

Prime Minister Netanyahu condemns assassination of Russia’s Ambassador to Turkey.Elad Benari, 12/20/2016, 12:08 AM

Watch: Russian ambassador to Turkey killed in shooting attack

The Russian ambassador to Ankara, Andrei Karlov, was killed in a gun attack in the Turkish capital on Monday.Arutz Sheva, 12/19/2016, 6:38 PM