Turkish Armed Forces

27 suspected IS terrorists killed in Syria

The operation killed 27 suspected terrorists, and destroyed five defense positions and two weapon stores.

May 17, 2016, 04:09 AM IST

Turkey launches new artillery strikes on IS in Syria

Turkish armed forces on Saturday launched artillery strikes on positions of the Islamic State (IS) group in Syria, reports said.

Apr 02, 2016, 19:26 PM IST

Missing Turkish soldier treated in IS-controlled Syria: Report

A Turkish soldier who went missing following cross-border fire from Syria has been treated at a Syrian hospital in an area controlled by Islamic State (IS) jihadists, a report said Saturday.

Sep 05, 2015, 19:46 PM IST

Turkey builds concrete wall along Syria border after attacks

The Turkish military has started building a concrete wall along the border with Syria following a series of attacks, state media said Friday. 

Aug 14, 2015, 17:40 PM IST
Turkey PM rules out sending troops to Syria, hails air strikes on ISIS as game changer

Turkey PM rules out sending troops to Syria, hails air strikes on ISIS as game changer

Even as Turkish warplanes continue to pound ISIS and PKK targets in Syria, Turkey has called for a special NATO meeting to discuss the security threats by the country in the light of recent wave of terrorist attacks.

Jul 27, 2015, 10:21 AM IST

Turkey military killed 25 militants in Iraq

The Turkish Army also destroyed dozens of shelters for the PKK rebels, several ammunition depots and vehicle with anti aircraft guns.

Sep 11, 2012, 09:11 AM IST

`Turkey aborts attack on Syria at last minute`

Turkey chose not to attack Syria because of the political risk attached to such a bombing campaign.

Jul 19, 2012, 18:17 PM IST

Turkey denies fighter jet shot down by Syria

Media reports suggest the F-4 Phantom probably crashed due to human error after the pilots failed to perform an evasive manoeuvre.

Jul 14, 2012, 09:10 AM IST

Titanic discoverer`s ship finds Turkish pilots

A vessel owned by US ocean explorer Robert Ballard is best known for discovering the wreck of the Titanic.

Jul 05, 2012, 15:22 PM IST

Wreckage of downed Turkish plane located

Syria maintains that it shot down the Turkish warplane over its territorial waters after it intruded into its airspace.

Jun 25, 2012, 08:54 AM IST

No hostility for Turkey: Syria

Turkish President Abdullah Gul has vowed to do whatever is required following the incident in which a Turkish jet was shot down by Syria.

Jun 24, 2012, 09:10 AM IST

`Turkish jet may have breached Syria airspace’

Relations between Turkey and Syria were already tense before the downing of the F4 plane.

Jun 23, 2012, 14:19 PM IST

Syria downs Turkish jet; Ankara vows to take steps

It was the most clear and dramatic escalation in tensions between Turkey and Syria.

Jun 23, 2012, 09:12 AM IST

Turkish ex-military chief on trial for "terrorism"

The trial demonstrates the ebbing power of an Army that once ranged above political leaders in Turkey.

Mar 26, 2012, 15:39 PM IST

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