Turkish voters living in Istanbul are pleased that incumbent President Recep Tayyip Erdogan had won the country's national election.
Authorities aggressively pushed back demonstrators who attempted to walk through downtown Istanbul to mark Women's Day. Around the world, marches took place despite fears over the spread of the coronavirus.
A court in Turkey has acquitted several defendants who were on trial for the Gezi Park protests. The verdict came as a surprise to many, DW's Erkan Arikan writes. Some even consider it a miracle.
The judges who ordered the acquittal of the Gezi trial defendants, including Osman Kavala, are under investigation. The probe is led by an official body which conducts disciplinary procedures in the Turkish legal system.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has warned of an "imminent" military operation in Idlib amid ceasefire talks. The threat follows recent fatal clashes. Russia's government has urged restraint.
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