Jail for UK teen who spent student loan travelling to join IS

A 19-year-old who spent his student loan travelling to the Turkey-Syria border and wanted to join the Islamic State group is behind bars in Britain, police said on Thursday.

Turkey govt holds security talks after deadly border bombing

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu will chair a cabinet meeting Wednesday on bolstering security along the country`s porous border after a devastating bombing blamed on Islamic State jihadists.

Anguish and anger as families bid farewell to Turkey bombing victims
Anguish and anger as families bid farewell to Turkey bombing victims

 Crying and shouting slogans against jihadists, relatives of the victims of the suicide bombing on Turkey`s border with Syria clutched their coffins in a desperate farewell Tuesday.

US reporter says Turkish award revoked over article critical of Erdogan

A US journalist claimed on Wednesday that his honorary Turkish citizenship was revoked on the orders of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan over a critical article that saw him branded an "enemy" of Turkey.

Indonesian women, children held in Turkey `heading to join IS`

Sixteen Indonesians, mostly women and children, have been arrested in Turkey attempting to cross into Syria to join the Islamic State (IS) group, a minister said, the latest case of Indonesians heading to battlegrounds in the Middle East.

Turkey detains five suspected Islamic State members this week: Army

Turkish authorities have detained a man alleged to be a member of Islamic State in the southeastern city of Gaziantep, the army said on Thursday, bringing the number of suspected militants seized this week to five.

Turkey: 13 held for blast that killed nine

Thirteen suspects have been detained in connection with a car bombing during Eid-ul-Fitr in Turkey that killed nine people.