Turkish security forces kill 54 Kurdish militants in major crackdown

Turkish security forces killed 54 Kurdish militants during a major operation to root out Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) rebels from two urban centres.

Turkey twin blasts: At least 86 killed, 126 injured; PM says attack could be suicide bombings

Turkey twin blasts: At least 86 killed, 126 injured; PM says attack could be suicide bombings

At least 86 people were killed and 126 injured on Saturday when two explosions rocked Turkish capital Ankara ahead of a peace rally, the media reported.

PKK bomb attack, clashes kill 12 in southeast Turkey: Sources

Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants killed three Turkish police officers overnight in a bomb attack on their armoured vehicle as they travelled along a highway in southeast Turkey, security sources said on Wednesday.

Turkish security forces stop hundreds of migrants near Greek border

Turkish security forces stopped hundreds of people, mainly Syrians, from marching towards western Turkey`s border with Greece on Tuesday in a bid to reach Europe, potentially opening up a new front in the escalating migrant crisis.

Turkey detains more suspected IS, PKK militants: Reports

Turkish security forces on Saturday launched new dawn raids to arrest suspected members of the Islamic State (IS) group and Kurdish militant Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), reports said.

Female bomber killed in Istanbul police HQ clash: Official

Turkish security forces today shot dead a female assailant armed with bombs and a gun after she and an accomplice sought to attack the police headquarters in Istanbul, reports said.

Turkish Kurds bury slain child, government denies shooting

Thousands of mourners on Thursday buried a 12-year-old Kurdish boy who activists say was killed by Turkish security forces, a claim vehemently denied by the government.

Kurdish protester killed in clashes with Turkish security forces

A Kurdish protester was shot dead and two others wounded on Tuesday during violent clashes with the Turkish security forces in southeast Turkey, an AFP reporter said. 

At least 75 Kurdish rebels killed in clashes

Turkish security forces fought Kurdish rebels near Turkey`s border with Iraq, killing as many as 75 militants in weeklong clashes, officials said.

Terror attack foiled in Turkey

A major terror attack was foiled Saturday when Turkish security forces seized 150 kg of explosives in the southeastern province of Diyarbakir, Xinhua reported.