Turkey’s ruling party wins big CNN – ‎4 hours ago‎

Turkey’s ruling party wins big

CNN  – ‎4 hours ago‎
Security sweeps take place regularly across Turkey, with large numbers of people detained. Opponents of the AKP have said the government has been using the fight against terror to stifle dissident voices in the news media and using the politics of fear

IS claims murders of Syrian activist, friend in Turkey: video

Yahoo News  – ‎3 hours ago‎
Turkish soldiers stand guar near the Turkey-Syrian border post in Sanliurfa, on September 4, 2015, as they wait for the arrival of the hearse carrying the body of three-year old Aylan Kurdi , whose lifeless body washed ashore on a Turkish beach.

Turkey’s dispiriting elections

Al-Monitor  – ‎6 hours ago‎
Mustafa Akyol writes how “Turkey’s already shameful state of media freedom suffered another blow this week – and more might be coming.

Turkey election: Anxiety overshadows campaign

BBC News  – ‎Oct 31, 2015‎
Turkish voters are going to the polls on Sunday – for the second time in five months. The BBC’s Selin Girit in Diyarbakir samples the national mood.

‘Work for new constitution’

BBC News  – ‎5 hours ago‎
Turkey’s desire to find a solution to the Kurdish issue and the fight against terrorism will continue, the Turkish PM tells the crowd.

Turkey’s main opposition sees no likelihood of coalition – senior official

Channel News Asia  – ‎7 hours ago‎
People wave flags outside the AK Party headquarters in Ankara, Turkey November 1, 2015. REUTERS/Umit Bektas. People celebrate on the roof of a car outside the headquarters of Turkey’s pro-Kurdish HDP opposition party in Diyarbakir, TurkeyNovember …

‘Our neighbors were scared’: Turkey’s Kurds think fear drove Erdogan’s

Business Insider  – ‎4 hours ago‎
DIYARBAKIR, Turkey (Reuters) – Turkish police fired tear gas against protesters in the mainly Kurdish city of Diyarbakir on Sunday after an election that saw President Tayyip Erdogan’s hold on th

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