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Turkey: Syrian Border Town About to Fall to ISIS

(ANKARA, Turkey) — Turkey’s president says the Syrian border town of Kobani is about to fall to militants from the Islamic State group. Recep Tayyip Erdogan made...

US-Led Airstrikes Hit Syria Oil Refinery by Turkey

SANLIURFA, Turkey (AP) — Airstrikes likely carried out by the U.S.-led coalition struck an oil refinery in Syria held by the Islamic State group on Sunday,...

#AskTIME Subscriber Q and A: Michael Crowley

Welcome to TIME Subscriber Q&A, with TIME's Foreign Affairs Correspondent Michael Crowley, who has spent the week traveling with Secretary of State John Kerry to...

Turkey Lifts Two-Month Block on YouTube

A Turkish court declared the ban unconstitutional, in another blow to Prime Minister Erdogan's Internet-censorship efforts

Prosecutor: 3 Charged in Turkey Mine Disaster

ISTANBUL — Three people were arrested on charges of negligence in the Turkish mining disaster that killed 301 people, a prosecutor said Sunday. The suspects were...

151 Dead, Many Trapped in Turkish Coal Mine

At least 151 workers were killed when a coal mine in western Turkey caught fire on Tuesday. Energy Minister Taner Yildiz said 787 people were inside at the time...