A car bomb struck a police vehicle in Istanbul during rush hour on Tuesday, killing 11 people and wounding 36 others. The explosives placed inside a car detonated in Beyazit district as a police vehicle passed by.
A Belgian couple has been charged with an attempted bombing attack at a rally of the People's Mujahedin of Iran, outside Paris. An Iranian diplomat in Austria has also been implicated and stripped of diplomatic immunity.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan's swearing-in as Turkey's new all-powerful president is the culmination of a long quest. But Turkey remains divided, and Germany must not abandon the Turkish opposition, says DW's Gunnar Köhne.
The Russian president said a supermarket explosion in the country's second-largest city was an "act of terror." The toll of 13 injured could have been much worse, Putin claims, as another attack was thwarted.
A Turkish court sentenced three Syrians to life imprisonment over their role in the 2016 suicide blast that killed 12 German tourists. The bomb targeted the square between the Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia in Istanbul.
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