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Incirlik Air Base blocked

Incirlik Air Base blocked

All inputs and outputs to the Incirlik Air Base located in Adana have been closed as Turkish Minister of European Affairs cautions that it is just a safety inspection, Sputnik reports. Some 7,000 armed police with heavy vehicles …

 Yildirim: Akinci airbase to be shut down

Yildirim: Akinci airbase to be shut down

The Akinci Air Base near the Turkish capital of Ankara that served as the de-facto headquarters for attempted coup plotters will be shut down, the Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said. "This Akinci …

Anti-US rally staged at NATO Incirlik air base in Turkey

Anti-US rally staged at NATO Incirlik air base in Turkey

A crowd has been protesting near the Incirlik military base in Adana, Turkey. The facility houses US and NATO forces, RT reports. The demonstrators are calling for the closure of the base, where arrests and searches were made …

 Incirlik airbase served as 'think tank' of coup plotters

Incirlik airbase served as 'think tank' of coup plotters

The Incirlik airbase was the 'think tank' of coup plotters in Turkey, the Sabah newspaper reports. Reportedly, a day before the military coup attempt, the generals supporting Fethullah Gulen gathered at Incirlik …

US says no plans to relocate forces from Incirlik

US says no plans to relocate forces from Incirlik

The U.S. military has no plan of pulling forces out of the Incirlik Air Base in southern Turkey, amid the discussions around the failed coup attempt, Air Force Secretary Deborah James said Tuesday, Anadolu …

US: Incirlik to resume its normal operation soon

US: Incirlik to resume its normal operation soon

US Defense Secretary Ash Carter said that operations at Turkey's Incirlik airbase will return back to normal in the near future. According to him, yesterday he held talks with his Turkish counterpart …

Carter and Isik discuss cooperation to counter Daesh

Carter and Isik discuss cooperation to counter Daesh

US Secretary of Defense Ash Carter spoke today by telephone with Turkish Minister of Defense Fikri Işik. They discussed the importance of operations at Incirlik Air Base to the counter-Daesh campaign. …

Turkish Police Raid Incirlik Airbase

Turkish Police Raid Incirlik Airbase

The Turkish police raided the Incirlik airbase where the US-led coalition's jets are based, local media reported. Local newspaper, Hurriyet quoted informed sources as reporting that the Turkish …

Turkish air base commander detained

Turkish air base commander detained

A Turkish government official says the commander of an air base used by U.S.-led coalition jets that conduct bombing runs against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria has been detained. The official said Sunday that Gen. …

Turkey Interrupts U.S. Air Missions Against ISIS at Major Base

Turkey Interrupts U.S. Air Missions Against ISIS at Major Base

The Turkish authorities on Saturday halted, at least temporarily, all American-led strike missions against the Islamic State that had been flying from the Incirlik air base — the first major impact of the attempted coup on the broader …

Turkey locks down Incirlik airbase following coup attempt

Turkey locks down Incirlik airbase following coup attempt

Turkey is denying movements onto the Incirlik airbase in the wake of the attempted coup, the US consulate in Turkey has confirmed. The base is used by the US military to bomb so-called Islamic State fighters in neighbouring Syria. …

Cavusoglu: I did not say Russia could use Incirlik base

Cavusoglu: I did not say Russia could use Incirlik base

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said he had not suggested that Turkey could open up its Incirlik Air Base to Russia, adding that Ankara was open to cooperating with Moscow in the fight against Daesh. When …

 Turkey to allow Russia to use Incirlik airbase

Turkey to allow Russia to use Incirlik airbase

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that Russia might be allowed to use the Incirlik airbase to fight Daesh in the region. "We will cooperate with everyone who fights Daesh. We have been doing this for …

US soldier found dead in Turkey

US soldier found dead in Turkey

A fire chief who worked at the Incirlik 10th Tanker Base Command, Thaddeus Mithcheel Borowicz, was found dead in his garden in the southeastern Turkish province of Adana, Yeni Şafak reports. Borowicz's body was …

US UAV crashes in Turkey

US UAV crashes in Turkey

An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) of the US crashed in Turkey’s Adana province, where the US’s Incirlik airbase is located, the Turkish newspaper Sabah reports. The UAV took off from the base’s territory and fell down …

Two German Tornado destroyers touch down in Incirlik

Two German Tornado destroyers touch down in Incirlik

2 Tornado fighter-bombers, which belong to the German Air Forces, have landed Turkish military base Incirlik, located in Adana in order to fight against Daesh, Turkish media reports. The French …

Media: Berlin is to send 550 servicemen to Incirlik

Media: Berlin is to send 550 servicemen to Incirlik

The German authorities are planning to send 550 soldiers to the Turkish air base of Incirlik in the context of the military involvement in Syria. They will protect six German Tornado complexes there. The German Defense Ministry will send …

US deploys another six F-16 at Turkish Incirlik

US deploys another six F-16 at Turkish Incirlik

The US has delivered another six F-15 fighter-bombers from the United Kingdom to the Inzhirlik airbase in Turkey. It is expected that they will carry out bombardments on objects of Islamic State in ...