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After US Embassy Closed in Ankara, Turkey Detains ISIS Suspects in Raids

Turkey has detained at least 12 suspects in a new crackdown on Islamic State (ISIS) and has increased security measures…

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Foreign Affairs

For First Time, Iraq Manages Extradition of ISIS Leader from Turkey

In a sign of a developed cooperation against the extremist group, Iraqi authorities finally secured the extradition of a top…

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Foreign Affairs

Tillerson Says Turkey’s Afrin Op Is Detracting From Anti-ISIS Fight

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Tuesday that Turkey’s operation against Kurdish forces in northwestern Syria has “detracted”…

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Foreign Affairs

British ISIS Suspect Tried to Reach Turkey Before Being Captured in Syria

A prominent British figure with Islamic State (ISIS) was trying to reach Turkey before being captured by U.S.-backed Syrian militia…

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In-Depth

Pentagon Sees No Indication Turkey Moving Toward Manbij

While the risk of an unwitting confrontation between two NATO forces over Kurdish-held city of Manbij in northern Syria has…

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In-Depth

Turkey Arrests More Islamic State Suspects Ahead of New Year

To avoid another tragic attack that rattled the nation last year, Turkey has stepped up its crackdown on suspected Islamic…

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National

In ISIS Crackdown, Turkey Remands 75 Suspects Ahead of New Year

Turkish security forces on Friday launched dawn raids in a nation-wide crackdown on suspected Islamic State cells ahead of New…

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Media

Turkish Media Highlights — Nov. 15, 2017

Daily Sabah Turkish Foreign Ministry issued a diplomatic note to the U.S., regarding Turkish-Iranian gold trader Reza Zarrab late Wednesday,…

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Foreign Affairs

Turkey Slams Deal Allowing Escape of ISIS Militants from Raqqa

Turkey has sharply criticized a deal between Syrian Kurdish militia and Islamic State militants from the city of Raqqa, the…

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National

Turkey Releases 6 ISIS Suspects in Trial Over Airport Attack

Staff Writer with AP — Six defendants in a trial over an attack by the Islamic State militants on Istanbul’s…

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