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Forest fire coming under control in southern Turkey

Forest fire coming under control in southern Turkey

In Adana province in southern Turkey, the firefighters took under control the fire that engulfed one of the forests of the Kozan region. Dozens of fire brigades, 6 helicopters and 4 aircraft are involved in extinguishing the fire. …

Two people killed in military vehicle accident in Turkey

Two people killed in military vehicle accident in Turkey

According to the Turkish media, military vehicle got into an accident in Turkey. The accident occurred near the village of Mansurlu on the Adana-Kozan highway in the province of Adana. The internal troops car was …

Turkey’s Adana hit by 3.6-magnitude quake

Turkey’s Adana hit by 3.6-magnitude quake

A 3.6-magnitude earthquake hit Turkey’s Adana Province this morning, according to Turkey's Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD). The quake was recorded in Kozan district at 10:31 local …

Turkey’s Adana hit by 3.0-magnitude earthquake

Turkey’s Adana hit by 3.0-magnitude earthquake

A 3.0-magnitude earthquake struck Turkey’s Adana Province late yesterday, according to the Turkish media. The quake was recorded at 23:14 local time. The epicenter of the quake was located 75 km northeast from the …

Turkey hit by 3.8-magnitude earthquake

Turkey hit by 3.8-magnitude earthquake

A 3.8-magnitude earthquake jolted Turkey, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre ( EMSC) reported. The earthquake was recorded 89 km east of Adana at 01:58 UTC. The seismic center was located at a depth of 3 …

Bus with passengers turns over in Turkey

Bus with passengers turns over in Turkey

A passenger bus turned over in the Turkish province of Adana. Two people died as a result of an accident. According to preliminary data, 23 people were hospitalized. The victims are citizens of Turkey. The causes of the …

Year of Göbeklitepe starts in Turkey

Year of Göbeklitepe starts in Turkey

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan declared 2019 as the year of Göbeklitepe. Speaking during his address at ruling Justice and Development Party's (AK Party) parliamentary group meeting, Erdogan said that …

Turkish police conducting raids in Adana

Turkish police conducting raids in Adana

Turkish police are conducting raids in the southern province of Adana, Turkish media reported. Over 100 policemen are involved in the operation, during which some Syrian citizens, who are suspected of forging documents, have been …

 Twenty seven people jailed in Turkey over FETO links

Twenty seven people jailed in Turkey over FETO links

A total of 27 people were convicted and sentenced to prison in Turkey yesterday for being members of the Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO), according to a security source. In the southeastern province of Adiyaman, the 2nd High …

ISIS suspects planning New Year attacks detained in Turkey

ISIS suspects planning New Year attacks detained in Turkey

Turkish security forces detained 12 people with suspected ISIS links today during anti-terror operations in the southern province of Adana. A police official said that anti-terror police carried out simultaneous raids on several …

Ancient tapestry siezed in Turkey's Adana

Ancient tapestry siezed in Turkey's Adana

An ancient tapestry depicting Jesus Christ was seized in Turkey's Adana province on Monday, a police source said, adding that the artifact was seized during a raid on a residential address in Seyhan district. The police found the …

Turkish police detain 30 PKK members in Adana

Turkish police detain 30 PKK members in Adana

Thirty members of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) terrorist organization were detained as part of counter-terrorism operations in Turkey’s Adana province, the Adana Police Department said. According to the message, all …

ISIS member from Russia detained in Turkey's Adana

ISIS member from Russia detained in Turkey's Adana

The Turkish security service has detained a Russian citizen who allegedly plotted an attack with a drone against one of US planes based at Incirlik, the Haberturk television channel said. The channel identified the Russian as …

Seven ISIS members detained in Turkey's Adana

Seven ISIS members detained in Turkey's Adana

Seven members of the ISIS terrorist group were detained in the southern Turkish province of Adana, the provincial police department said in a message. According to the message, all the detainees are citizens of Turkey, and there …