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Report: ISIS behind Istanbul attack

Turkish news agency says police believe ISIS was behind attack on Istanbul airport. Turkish official: It's too early to confirm.Ben Ariel, 6/29/2016, 1:06 AM

Sa'ar: Stop the 'bad agreement' with Turkey

Former Likud minister says there is absolutely no justification for Israel paying compensation to families of Marmara Islamists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2016, 5:12 AM

Erdogan: Israel deal achieved all the conditions

Turkish President addresses reconciliation agreement with Israel, says Turkey will seek to improve the living standards of Gazans.Elad Benari, 6/28/2016, 2:14 AM

Turkey-Israel settlement reached

Agreement ends six years of political tensions. Turkey pledges to aid in recovery of soldiers killed in action, captives held by Hamas.Mike Smith, 6/26/2016, 10:02 PM

Fallen soldiers' families protest Turkey deal

Shaul and Goldin families protest the fact that Israel's agreement with Turkey fails to include a demand to return their bodies.Uzi Baruch, 6/26/2016, 5:47 AM

Cabinet to approve Turkey reconciliation agreement

Ministers expected to approve agreement between Israel, Turkey next week. Turkey made partial concessions on Hamas.Nitsan Keider, 6/23/2016, 9:27 PM

'Don't forget our captive brother in Gaza'

Family asks Netanyahu not to sign Turkey deal without assurances about Avera Mengistu, Israeli captured by Hamas.Orli Harari, 6/22/2016, 1:26 PM

Turkey, Israel to agree normalization deal June 26

Turkey and Israel to upgrade diplomatic relations, six years after Mavi Marmara incident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/21/2016, 11:09 AM

Syrian refugees killed by Turkish border guards

Turkish troops at Syrian border open fire on civilians fleeing ISIS-held areas; children among the dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2016, 1:13 PM

Turkey wants 'no permanent enmity' with neighbors

New Prime Minister Binali Yildirim expresses hope for improved relations with Israel, Egypt, Russia, Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2016, 1:47 PM

Putin supports Israel-Turkey reconciliation

Despite tensions between his country and Turkey, Russian President tells Netanyahu he supports reconciliation between Israel and Turkey.Ben Ariel, 6/8/2016, 5:13 AM

Turkish FM: 'One meeting away from Israel deal'

Cavusoglu says a rapprochement deal is 1 or 2 meetings away, raising questions about agreements on Gaza blockade and seaport.Ari Yashar, 6/7/2016, 12:51 PM

Genocide fallout: Turkey recalls German ambassador

In response to vote recognizing massacre of 1.5 million Armenians as a genocide, Ankara launches diplomatic war on Berlin.Ari Yashar, 6/2/2016, 3:23 PM

Germany recognizes Armenian Genocide

Turkish President Erdogan warned German Chancellor ties would be at risk if vote passed.Ari Soffer, 6/2/2016, 2:39 PM

Turkey reconciliation deal 'near completion'

Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz says '90%' of Turkey's conditions have been met, possibly paving way for lucrative natural gas deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2016, 1:37 PM

US-backed forces launch new op. on ISIS in Syria

Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces aim to cut off key jihadist lifeline into Turkey - threatening response from Ankara.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/1/2016, 11:51 AM

Turkey: Agreement with Israel in two months

Turkish ambassador to the PA expresses optimism about the possibility of a normalization agreement with Israel.Dalit Halevi, 6/1/2016, 4:12 AM

David Blatt reportedly to sign with Turkish team

American-Israeli basketball coach reportedly set to sign with Istanbul-based Darussafaka.JTA, 6/1/2016, 3:19 AM

Netanyahu: Reconciliation with Turkey very close

Prime Minister Netanyahu tells visiting congressmen an agreement on reconciliation with Turkey is very close.Ben Ariel, 5/31/2016, 3:15 AM

Turkish Jewish wedding draws anti-Semitism

For the first time in 41 years, a Jewish wedding was held in Edirne, Turkey – and dozens of anti-Semitic tweeters responded.Hillel Fendel, 5/30/2016, 11:51 AM

Turkey offers US joint Syria op. - without Kurds

Ankara livid over US cooperation with YPG; offers to help open second front to close ISIS smuggling route, but only without Kurds.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/30/2016, 8:38 AM

Erdogan slams US support of Kurds in Syria

Turkish president fumes over photos showing US special forces wearing badges of Kurdish YPG militia; Turkish FM slams 'atheist' Kurds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2016, 9:15 PM

Erdogan names close confidante as PM candidate

After sacking Davutoglu for opposing his plans to seriously boost his own powers, Erdogan gives the nod to a more pliant senior aide.Ari Yashar, 5/19/2016, 2:53 PM

Turkey nabs ISIS executioner

Seven ISIS members, including a senior leader and executioner responsible for several murders in Syria, arrested in raid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2016, 12:27 PM

Erdogan's passion for building mosques in Europe

Erdogan seeks to create the image of an Islamic civilization on the rise once again with the Turks acting as the vanguard of this revival. Giulio Meotti, 5/14/2016, 10:46 PM

Turkish campaign in Syria without coordination

Erdogan announces campaign to 'clean up' ISIS across border in Syria, while admitting he has no support from armies already there.Ari Yashar, 5/12/2016, 3:51 PM

Foreign Ministry reprimands consul in Istanbul

Foreign Ministry says the Israeli consul in Istanbul did not reflect the government's view in discussing Turkey-Israel reconciliation.Ben Ariel, 5/11/2016, 4:13 AM

Erdogan: We've been left to fight ISIS alone

Turkish President accuses the international coalition battling ISIS of leaving his country to fight the jihadists alone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2016, 12:15 AM

Wheelchair basketball fans hospitalize each other

In the middle of a tense Turkish rivalry match in European Champions Cup, fans break out the knives and bats and try to cripple each other.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2016, 10:35 PM

Erdogan's road to a dictatorship now clear?

Turkey's Erdogan forces his Prime Minister to step down, after he opposed Erdogan's plans to seriously boost his presidency.Ari Yashar, 5/5/2016, 4:11 PM

Erdogan's party to replace Davutoglu

Turkey's ruling party is set to replace Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu following tensions with President Erdogan, sources say.Ben Ariel, 5/5/2016, 4:16 AM

Israel to upgrade ties with NATO

Netanyahu announces permanent mission at NATO headquarters and accreditation of representatives, in a reported Turkish concession.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2016, 1:07 PM

Turkey: Gaziantep bomber was linked to ISIS

Turkey’s interior minister says the perpetrator of a deadly car bombing near the Syrian border is linked to ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2016, 4:43 AM

Drone, artillery strikes against ISIS from Turkey

Turkey begins upping strikes against jihadists in Syria after string of deadly attacks on Turkish soil.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2016, 4:16 PM

Car bomb kills two Turkish police, wounds 23

Latest in a series of attacks rocks Turkish city of Gaziantep, as Turkey struggles with jihadist and Kurdish insurgencies.Stuart Williams, 5/1/2016, 2:45 PM

Turkey: Kidnappers release two Israeli Bedouins

Two Israeli Bedouin students were kidnapped in Turkey last week. Families reportedly paid ransom for their release.Orli Harari, 4/30/2016, 11:45 PM

Terror boon? EU eyes visa-free travel for Turks

EU proposes to grant Turks visa-free entry, raising fears of a terror influx as Turkey has been a key point in the jihadist migration.Ari Yashar, 4/20/2016, 3:46 PM

Turkey: Israel agreed to a Gaza seaport

A leader of Turkish ruling party says in normalization talks Israel agreed to lift naval blockade on Hamas enclave, and compensate Marmara.Dalit Halevy, 4/17/2016, 4:35 PM

Merkel submits to Erdogan on freedom of expression

Meotti talks to Henryk Broder, one of the most popular German writers, who thinks Germans behave like dhimmis. Giulio Meotti, 4/15/2016, 11:50 AM

Erdogan: No deal if Israel keeps Gaza blockade

Turkish President's spokesperson issues normalization ultimatum, demands end of naval blockade and 'Israeli occupation.'Ari Yashar, 4/11/2016, 4:42 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

US: 'Credible threats' of terror attacks in Turkey

US releases travel warning to its citizens in Turkey, advising they take 'extreme caution' around possible terror targets.Matt Wanderman, 4/9/2016, 8:02 PM

Israelis warned to leave Turkey 'immediately'

Counter-Terrorism Bureau issues updated travel warning to Turkey, urges Israelis there to leave immediately.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/8/2016, 8:24 PM

Turkey vows normalization deal in next meeting

After London talks, Turkish Foreign Ministry announces rapprochement deal with Israel will be signed in next meeting.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2016, 8:29 AM

Turkey is playing a 'double game' with Israel

As sides meet in ongoing talks, senior Israeli sources accuse Ankara of 'using us' to pressure Russia, estimate talks will fail.Ari Yashar, 4/7/2016, 4:27 PM

First Syrians arrive in Germany after Turkey deal

Initial steps in deal for EU to accept refugees from Turkey in exchange for giving over refugees from Greece.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/4/2016, 12:16 PM

Erdogan: Obama spoke 'behind my back'

Turkish President angry over American counterpart's comments about Turkey's press freedom record.Ben Ariel, 4/4/2016, 5:43 AM

Syrian refugees face mass expulsion

As Europe ships Syrians to Turkey, Turkey begins its own mass expulsion of refugees.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2016, 3:01 PM

86% of Turkish women suffer domestic abuse

Turkish Family Ministry finds shockingly widespread physical and psychological violence, as Turkey follows trend of wider Muslim world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2016, 8:13 AM

Erdogan: Istanbul attack wasn't aimed at Israel

Turkish President says he expects positive results from upcoming meeting with Israeli officials.Ben Ariel, 4/1/2016, 5:14 AM

Germany, EU reject protest over Erdogan clip

Germany tells Turkey that basic freedoms are non-negotiable, after Ankara blasts clip which appeared to mock Erdogan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2016, 5:44 AM

Satirical German song about Erdogan upsets Turkey

Turkey summons German ambassador over song insulting to President Erdogan that was broadcast on a German satirical show.Ben Ariel, 3/30/2016, 4:44 AM

Israel concerned over ISIS threat to Turkish Jews

In talks with Turkish Jewish leader, Israeli president is first official to comment on reports of ISIS plans to massacre Jewish children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2016, 9:17 PM

US orders families of personnel out of Turkey

Fearing imminent terror attacks, Pentagon orders families of military ad civilian personnel to leave southern Turkey.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2016, 8:23 PM

Israel silent on threat to Jewish kids in Turkey

Israeli, Turkish governments refuse to comment on reports last night of imminent plans by jihadist terrorist to massacre Jewish schoolkids.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2016, 4:38 PM

Report: ISIS planning attack on Turkish Jews

Terrorists from ISIS have advanced plans to murder Jewish children in Turkey, Sky News reveals.Elad Benari, 3/28/2016, 11:32 PM

Israel warns all citizens to leave Turkey

Threat level now at "high concrete threat." Israelis advised to stay away from Turkey, those inside should leave as soon as possible.Hezki Baruch, 3/28/2016, 12:14 PM