Turkey

Soldiers stand at the entrance of a courthouse before the trial of 475 defendants, including generals and fighter jet pilots, in Sincan, Ankara, Turkey, Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020. A Turkish court sentenced several military and civilian personnel at an air base to life prison sentences on Thursday, proclaiming them guilty of involvement in a failed coup attempt in 2016, the state-run news agency reported. (AP Photo)

Pilots, civilians given life terms over Turkey’s 2016 coup

ANKARA, Turkey — A Turkish court sentenced hundreds of military and civilian…

 

Canada suspends Turkish arms exports amid allegations in Armenia-Azerbaijan fight

Canada suspends Turkish arms exports amid allegations in Armenia-Azerbaijan fight

Canada suspends Turkish arms exports amid allegations in Armenia-Azerbaijan fight

 

US hails Turkish cease-fire; Kurds must vacate border area

US hails Turkish cease-fire; Kurds must vacate border area

ANKARA, Turkey — The U.S. and Turkey agreed Thursday to a cease-fire…

 

Global Affairs concerned by reports Calgary imam sentenced to prison in Turkey

Global Affairs concerned by reports Calgary imam sentenced to prison in Turkey

CALGARY — Global Affairs Canada says it is concerned by reports in…

Global Affairs concerned by reports Calgary imam sentenced to prison in Turkey
Turkish court frees activists from jail pending verdicts

Turkish court frees activists from jail pending verdicts

ISTANBUL — A court in Istanbul on Wednesday ordered eight human rights…

  • Oct 25, 2017
Turkish court frees activists from jail pending verdicts