Oct 8, 2016

Two suspects blow themselves up during Ankara police operation

Two suicide bombers detonated their explosives during a police operation in the Turkish capital of Ankara after officers called on them to surrender, state media reported Saturday. They set off the car bombs they had prepared, the official Anadolu news agency said, adding that ...

EU launches tough border force to curb migrant crisis

Oct 6, 2016

EU launches tough border force to curb migrant crisis

The EU’s beefed-up version of its struggling border force goes into operation Thursday, as the squabbling bloc struggles to find a unified strategy to tackle its worst migration crisis since World War II. European Union officials were due to inaugurate the new task force ...

Turkish tanks roll into Syria, opening new line of attack

Sep 4, 2016

Turkish tanks roll into Syria, opening new line of attack

Turkey and its rebel allies opened a new line of attack in northern Syria on Saturday as Turkish tanks rolled across the border and Syrian fighters swept in from the west to take villages held by Islamic State. The incursion was launched by Turkey ...