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Mayor of Turkey's capital resigns under Erdogan's pressure

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 - 01:30 GMT

The mayor of Turkey's capital says he is resigning, apparently succumbing to weeks of pressure from President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Turkey opposition chief says undeterred by Erdogan threats

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 - 02:16 GMT

Turkey's main opposition leader on Sunday vowed to press on with a "walk for justice" from Ankara to Istanbul after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

French photographer is home after Turkey detention

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 - 11:56 GMT

French photojournalist Mathias Depardon returned home Friday after being freed by Turkish authorities who detained him near the Syrian border for a month.