**Ankara** The Turkish parliament on Tuesday approved to extend the state of emergency for another three more months, Dogan News Agency reported. Turkey declared a state of emergency on July 20, 2016, days after a failed…
**Istanbul** Some 1,700 people have been arrested in Turkey in the past eight days as suspected followers of the exiled preacher Fethullah Gülen, Kurdish guerrillas or the Islamic State terrorist group, the Turkish Interior…
Turkey abolished the death penalty in 2004 as part of its bid to become a member of the EU.
The nations that host more than half of the world's refugees and asylum seekers account for less than 2 per cent of the world's GDP, i.e Jordan, Turkey, Pakistan, Lebanon, South Africa and Palestine
161 civilians killed, over 1154 wounded in attempted coup. Over 754 members of armed forces detained