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Turkey is building a huge, concrete, razor-wire topped wall along its 900-kilometer border with Syria.
The White House has been watching helplessly as Putin suspended the treaty with Washington on cleaning up weapons-grade plutonium.
The Zaytouna Captain is US Army retired Colonel Ann Wright, who resigned from the US government in 2003, over her objection to the Bush Administration's foreign policy.
Israel has reportedly transferred the agreed-on $20M compensation payment to Turkey.
"Israeli tourists by now have figured that every place is dangerous, which is why economic considerations overcome security concerns."
The area outside the embassy was cordoned off and Police examined the bag the attacker was carrying and it either did not contain explosives, or the explosives were not activated.
Russia and the United States have agreed to work together to impose a cease-fire in Syria, again. Almost no one believes it will last: even their own allies.
Gaza-based Hamas PM Ismail Haniyeh is traveling to Mecca for the annual Hajj pilgrimage -- and then to Doha and Ankara.
The prime minister of Turkey has announced on national television that the long-time ruler of Uzbekistan has died.
The UK-based Jewish relief organization has helped thousands of refugees in Greece and Turkey, including thousands of children, over the past year.
Israel's interim head of embassy in Ankara is welcomed with a handshake by Turkish President Erdogan and wishes for success.
Turkey's Pres. Erdogan has signed off on the normalization agreement between his country and Israel. Next steps: payment of compensation and exchange of ambassadors.
Apparently, Turkey is determined to "continue to stand in solidarity with the Palestinian people against Israeli action that violates international law and offends the conscience."
Shurat Hadin has asked US VP Joe Biden to press Turkey for the extradition of Saleh Al-Arouri to the United States for his role in killing two US citizens.
US-Turkey relations have so deteriorated after the coup that Washington no longer trusts Ankara with the nuclear weapons.
During several trips to Turkey, the defendant allegedly received a total of $25,000 from his Hamas contact.
Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said earlier this month that Jerusalem had met all of Ankara’s preconditions for normalizing ties, which were degraded in 2010.
The agreement to normalize ties between Turkey and Israel has gone to a final vote in the Turkish Parliament.