Destruction, killings in Turkey’s Kurdish towns secretly sanctioned by Turkish Prime Minister Davutoğlu

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu issued a 17-point, secret written order that led to the unlawful killing of civilians, mass forced displacement of the local population, widespread destruction of private…

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Locals uneasy over Turkish Foreign Ministry office in province on Syrian border

Activities of a Turkish Foreign Ministry representation office in the Turkish city of Antakya in southern Hatay province, situated near the area in Syria where the leader of the Islamic State…

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Turkish spy agency abducted former NATO intel officer, tortured him for days

Operatives from Turkey’s National Intelligence Organization (MIT) for days tortured a lieutenant colonel who had worked for NATO’s intelligence section and was educated in the United States with electric shocks…

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Turkey considered condemnation of ISIL for terrorism in France to be criminal evidence

A Turkish prosecutor listed the statement of a US-based Turkish Muslim scholar who lambasted the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) for terrorist attacks in the heart of…

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Turkey’s intelligence agency MIT feigned ignorance of murder of Turkish-Armenian journalist

Turkey’s National Intelligence Organization (MİT), implicated in the murder of an Armenian-Turkish journalist, feigned ignorance when asked whether the agency had collected information on the Armenian minority in Turkey before…

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