The Kurdish PKK’s call for a ceasefire is prompting mixed reaction in Turkey. Thousands of Kurds died or disappeared during the decades of conflict. Many Turkish soldiers also died. Some now want justice as well as peace
For the second time in a week Turkey has fired at US-backed Syrian Kurdish forces. The uptick in tensions has prompted the US-backed SDF to halt operations against the "Islamic State."
His family claimed Patrick K. was on a hiking holiday, but Turkey said he was fighting for the Kurdish YPG militia. Now a court in Sirnak has sentenced the German man to over six years in prison.
Mohammed bin Salman pledged to work with Turkey at a high-profile business conference in Saudi Arabia. Jamal Khashoggi was a vocal critic of the crown prince before his murder at the beginning of October.
Two weeks after the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the Saudi government still hasn't confessed to what it knows. Riyadh's window of opportunity is closing and that only benefits Ankara, says Rainer Hermann.
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