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Turkey hits Kurdish areas in Iraq’s Sinjar, northeast Syria

ANKARA, Turkey — Turkish warplanes carried out air strikes on Tuesday against suspected Kurdish rebel positions in northern Iraq and in northeastern Syria, the military said, in a bid to prevent militants from [Read entire story]

Turkish voters divided on key referendum

Voters will decide Sunday whether to approve constitutional changes that would replace the parliamentary system with a presidential one, scrapping the office of the prime minister and handing over its powers to the [Read entire story]

Turkey’s referendum campaign unfair, leader’s opponents say

ANKARA, Turkey — Opposition figures in Turkey say they have faced threats, violence, arbitrary detentions, a lack of TV airtime and even sabotage in the campaign for a referendum on expanding the president’s [Read entire story]

NATO, EU chiefs seek diplomatic calm between Turkey, Netherlands

ANKARA, Turkey — German Chancellor Angela Merkel backed the Netherlands in its diplomatic fight with Turkey on Monday as NATO’s chief called for alliance members to respect each other and the European Union urged [Read entire story]