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Turkish jets hit targets in Syria, Iraq after Istanbul bomb blast

Turkish military planes have hit targets in northern Syria and Iraq, bombing bases Turkey’s defence ministry claimed were used by those behind an explosion in central Istanbul last weekend that killed six people and wounded more…
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US Consulate warns for “potential Turkish military action” in Syria and Iraq

  US Consulate General Erbil on Friday said it "is monitoring credible open-source reports of potential Turkish military action in northern Syria and northern Iraq in the coming days."  "The U.S. government continues to strongly advise…
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Chomsky suggests sending independent team to northern Iraq to investigate use of chemical weapons by Turkey

Professor Noam Chomsky, a well-known American linguist, philosopher and political activist, said in an interview with the Medya Haber news website that an independent organization should conduct a serious investigation into the alleged…
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Turkey targets residential area in N Iraq with drones

Local media in Iraq reported on Saturday evening that Turkey conducted a drone attack on the Sinjar town located in the Iraqi Nineveh province. The Turkish drones targeted a residential area in Sinjar town in the north of the country near…
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Iraq to establish a commission to investigate Turkish use of chemical weapons

Reactions continue to pour in over the latest images and information exposing the employment of chemical weapons by the Turkish state in the guerrilla-held Medya Defense Zones in southern Kurdistan (northern Iraq). Iraqi Parliamentary Security…
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Sweden resumes arms exports to Turkiye after NATO membership bid

Sweden's Inspectorate of Strategic Products (ISP) said on Friday that it had reversed a ban against exporting military equipment to Turkiye, following the Nordic country's decision to join the NATO military alliance and agreement to overcome…
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Arab youth favors Russia, China, Turkey over US: Poll

Despite acknowledging the US as the main foreign influencer in the region, Arab youth prefer Russia, Turkey, and China to the United States, according to the recent Arab Youth Survey. The 14th Annual ASDA’A BCW Arab Youth Survey…
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Turkey Fails to Prove Existence of An Agreement That Justifies Troop Presence in Iraq

Despite Ankara’s claims that it has an agreement with Baghdad to justify the presence of Turkish troops in Iraqi territory, the government of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has so far failed to provide a copy of any such agreement that would…
Palestinian president to visit Türkiye Monday
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Palestinian president to visit Türkiye Monday

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is set to arrive in Türkiye on Monday for a three-day official visit, the state news agency Wafa reported. Abbas will meet with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for talks on bilateral relations,…
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Turkey condemns Israeli airstrikes that killed scores in Gaza

The Foreign Ministry has condemned the latest Israeli airstrikes on Gaza that killed at least 10 people, including a 5-year-old girl on Friday. "We strongly condemn the Israeli airstrikes on Gaza on Aug. 5. We find it unacceptable that…