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

'Infidel!' Ottoman slur raises hackles in Turkey

The use by a senior Turkish official of the word "infidel" has sparked accusations of discrimination against Turkish minorities.AFP, 12/15/2016, 7:39 AM

New Turkish ambassador hopes to enhance relations

Kemal Okam, Turkey's first ambassador to Israel since 2010, presents his credentials to President Reuven Rivlin.Elad Benari, 12/13/2016, 2:16 AM

Netanyahu: Turkey must condemn terror against Israel

Prime Minister lambasts bombings in Turkey, but adds fight against terrorism must be mutual, calls on Turkey to condemn anti-Israel terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2016, 7:25 PM

Death toll in Istanbul explosions climbs to 29

Turkish President says explosions outside Istanbul soccer stadium were a terrorist attack against security forces and citizens.Elad Benari, 12/11/2016, 3:54 AM

Turkish court drops case against IDF commanders

In accordance with reconciliation deal with Israel, court in Istanbul drops case against IDF commanders being tried over Marmara raid.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/9/2016, 10:02 PM

Israel's new ambassador to Turkey presents credentials

Eitan Naeh, Israel's first ambassador to Turkey since 2010, presents credentials to President Erdogan.Ben Ariel, 12/6/2016, 4:14 AM

A good many Turks celebrated Israel's fires on Twitter

Happy, venomous Turkish hashtags abounded as people were losing their homes. Reconciliation, anyone? Uzay Bulut, 12/5/2016, 3:47 PM

Israel's new ambassador to Turkey arrives in Ankara

Israel's new ambassador to Turkey, Eitan Naeh, arrives in the capital, becoming Israel's first envoy to Turkey since 2010.Elad Benari, 12/2/2016, 4:42 AM

Rivlin thanks Erdogan for firefighting assistance

President Rivlin speaks with Turkish counterpart, thanks him for his country's assistance during the recent wave of fires.Elad Benari, 11/28/2016, 1:09 AM

Australia seeks extradition of ISIS terror suspect

Australia seeking the extradition ISIS operative Neil Prakash, who was reported dead but was actually caught alive by Turkey.Ben Ariel, 11/27/2016, 4:05 AM

Islam expert: Erdogan continues to support Hamas

Islam expert Dr. Ephraim Herrera says Erdogan continues to support Hamas, and that the Muezzin Law is consistent with Islam.Eliran Baruch, 11/24/2016, 5:34 PM

Turkey: 'Muezzin Law' is an insult

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister says law prohibiting mosques from using loudspeakers is an insult to the history of Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 11/22/2016, 5:14 AM

Erdogan: Israel killed thousands in Gaza and Palestine

Turkish President refuses to take back his past verbal attacks against Israel, including his comparison of Israel and Hitler.Elad Benari, 11/22/2016, 12:03 AM

Turkish double standard on terror?

Turkish President Erodgan blasts European tolerance for Kurdish PKK members - all while Turkey hosts Hamas terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2016, 2:05 PM

Erdogan insists: IDF attacked the Marmara without provocation

Turkish President calls for a “new page” in his country’s relations with Israel, but refuses to apologize for Marmara incident.Elad Benari, 11/21/2016, 6:07 AM

Erdogan: My people believe U.S. was behind coup attempt

Turkish President says the Turkish people believe the U.S. was behind failed military coup because it didn't extradite his rival.Ben Ariel, 11/21/2016, 4:14 AM

In post-coup Turkey, Jews plan their future abroad

Thousands of Turkish Jews are seeking foreign passports.Cnaan Liphshiz, 11/17/2016, 1:57 AM

After 6 years, Israel appoints new ambassador to Turkey

Eitan Naeh, currently at Israel's London embassy, will fill the post after a six year cut in Israel-Turkey relations.AFP and Arutz Sheva , 11/15/2016, 6:10 PM

Turkey: Don't travel to US

Turkey warns citizens not to travel to US, citing 'violent protests' as reason.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2016, 12:44 PM

Hamas still operating in Turkey

Hamas still operating in Turkey, receiving Turkish assistance despite reconciliation deal; Israel ignores violation of agreements.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2016, 11:26 AM

Turkey sacks thousands of civil servants

Turkey dismisses another 10,000 civil servants over suspected links to failed July coup.Ben Ariel, 10/31/2016, 1:04 AM

Iraq forces launch operation to cut Mosul off from Syria

Iraqi forces attempt to cut ISIS supply lines, residents flee homes in Mosul.AFP, 10/30/2016, 9:22 AM

Erdogan vows to bring back the death penalty

Turkish President declares his government would ask parliament to consider reintroducing the death penalty, as punishment for coup plotters.Ben Ariel, 10/30/2016, 6:29 AM

Turkey hits Kurds in Syria, fights ISIS

Turkey hits Syrian Kurd group with rockets after Syrian opposition fighters opened fire in town.AFP, 10/22/2016, 11:40 PM

Greece returns Syrians to Turkey

Greece defends decision to return Syrians to Turkey.AFP, 10/22/2016, 10:59 PM

Israel & Turkey take steps to normalize ties

Israel & Turkey are beginning to mend diplomatic ties - discuss joint gas pipeline and will soon exchange ambassadorsILTV, 10/19/2016, 10:21 AM

Three killed in suicide attack in Turkey's Gaziantep

Suspected ISIS suicide bomber blows himself up during an anti-terror raid in the Turkish city of Gaziantep.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/16/2016, 7:03 PM

Turkey helps fight ISIS in Syria

Turkey helps Syrian rebels clear out ISIS strongholds in northern town of Dabiq.AFP, 10/15/2016, 7:24 PM

Turkey arrests brother of Gulen

Turkish police detain brother of preacher Fethullah Gulen, accused of masterminding the failed July coup.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/2/2016, 11:40 PM

Report: Israel pays compensation to Turkey

Turkish media reports Israel paid compensation for Mavi Marmara flotilla as part of the reconciliation agreement between the two countries.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/1/2016, 12:18 AM

Turkey state of emergency to be extended?

Turkey's National Security Council announces it will propose extending the state of emergency introduced in July.Ben Ariel, 9/29/2016, 3:41 AM

EU launches debit cards for refugees in Turkey

Europen Union launches 350 million Euro program for pre-paid debit cards to be given to Syrian refugees in Turkey.AFP, 9/27/2016, 1:15 AM

Erdogan meets American Jewish leaders

Turkish President discusses Turkey-Israel relations with Jewish-American leaders in New York.Ben Ariel, 9/23/2016, 3:13 AM

1 wounded in failed attack on Israeli embassy in Turkey

One person reported wounded by gunfire during attempted attack on Israel's embassy in Turkey.David Rosenberg, 9/21/2016, 1:35 PM

Erdogan: We'll promote solution between Israel and the PA

Turkish President tells UN General Assembly his country would use the reconciliation agreement with Israel to bring about peace.Elad Benari, 9/21/2016, 5:13 AM

Two more Turkish troops killed in Syria as war expands

Turkey becoming more heavily involved in Syria fighting as 2 more of its troops are killed by a landmine. Meanwhile, US and Russia meet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2016, 4:49 PM

'Israel should be concerned about Turkish incursion in Syria'

Watch: Top Israeli expert Dr. Jonathan Spyer believes that Israel has very good reason to be concerned regarding current situation in Syria.ILTV, 9/19/2016, 9:23 AM

Human Rights group blames Turkey for civilian deaths

Human Rights Watch says Turkey was negligent in identifying target in Syria airstrikes, resulting in civilian deaths. Turkey denies charge.AFP , 9/15/2016, 2:27 PM

Report: Netanyahu and Erdogan will meet

Israeli PM and Turkish President will reportedly meet on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.Nitsan Keidar, 9/12/2016, 5:17 AM

Erdogan proposes Syria 'no-fly zone'

Turkish President says he proposed to both the United States and Russia the setting up of a no-fly zone in northern Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2016, 5:42 AM

ISIS ousted from Turkey border

ISIS jihadists expelled from their last positions along the Turkish-Syrian border, says Turkish PM.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/5/2016, 2:15 AM

American forces hit ISIS with new mobile rocket system

American High Mobility Artillery Rocket System carries out successful strike on ISIS targets along Syria's border with Turkey.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2016, 6:02 AM

Turkey sends second aid delivery to Gaza

Turkish aid for Gaza sent for the second time since relations were normalized between Israel and Ankara.Elad Benari, 9/4/2016, 5:29 AM

Turkish tanks roll into Syria

Turkey and its rebel allies opened up a new line of attack in northern Syria on Saturday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2016, 9:00 PM