Amidst corruption scandals and judicial rows, Recep Tayyip Erdogan's AKP has won Turkey's local government elections.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan has drawn criticism for asking a weeping girl on stage at a party event whether she wanted to be a martyr. The Turkish president is being accused of exploiting children for propaganda purposes.
Deniz Naki was born in Germany to a Kurdish family and has long been a critic of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. More than 1,500 Kurdish fighters have died fighting Turkish forces in northern Syria.
Turkish forces will target Kurdish forces in northeastern Syria and possibly Iraq, Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said. The threat comes as military and rebel allies captured the Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin.
A firm known for its pro-government messaging is set to buy one of the last bastions of liberal media in the country, local media reported. Turkey has witnessed press freedom deteriorate since a failed coup in 2016.
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