Turkey military

Turkish government extends state of emergency rule for another three months

The extension followed weekend ceremonies to mark the anniversary of the abortive coup in which around 250 people, mostly unarmed civilians, were killed.

Jul 18, 2017, 00:01 AM IST
Turkey could extend state of emergency, President Tayyip Erdogan warns EU

Turkey could extend state of emergency, President Tayyip Erdogan warns EU

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday warned the European Union that Turkey could extend by at least another three months a state of emergency that has been in place since the failed July coup.

Nov 26, 2016, 19:30 PM IST

Turkey's deadly military coup attempt: As it happened

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan successfully battled to regain control over Turkey on Saturday after a coup bid by discontented soldiers, as signs grew that the most serious challenge to his 13 year

Jul 16, 2016, 18:13 PM IST
Turkey's Army denies planning coup against President Erdogan

Turkey's Army denies planning coup against President Erdogan

Certain media outlets have carried reports speculating over the possibility of a military coup in Turkey.

Mar 31, 2016, 13:40 PM IST

Turkey returns fire after shots fired from Syria

Turkey`s military on Thursday returned fire after shots were fired at an armored personnel carrier from across the border with Syria.

May 30, 2013, 23:19 PM IST

17 killed in Turkey military chopper crash

At least 17 people, including 13 soldiers, were killed and others wounded in Turkey`s Siirt province Saturday after a military helicopter crashed.

Nov 11, 2012, 10:10 AM IST

Turkey to formally appoint new military commander

Turkey`s four most senior commanders quit in protest over the detention of 250 officers.

Jul 30, 2011, 08:42 AM IST