A young Turkish bride-to-be has been killed along with several of her closest friends in a plane crash that killed 11 people.
Turkey’s military says it has ‘neutralised’ 3347 YPG fighters, which it describes as terrorists, since its cross-border Afrin operation began in late January.
Sgt Dimitris Kouklatzis, 27, and Lt Angelos Mitretodis, 25, were arrested almost two weeks ago after allegedly entering a “forbidden military zone” inside Turkey.
A private jet carrying eight members of a hen party and three crew from Dubai to Istanbul has crashed in Iran, according to aviation officials.
Turkey warns of grave consequences across the border in Afrin after pro-Syrian government forces move into the Kurdish region.