Showing posts with label Constantinople. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Constantinople. Show all posts

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Monday, January 2, 2017

Turkish police arrests 8 suspects in Istanbul night club attack

Eight people suspected in the New Year eve’s terrorist attack at Reina night club in Istanbul have been detained by Turkish police, CNN Turk TV channel reported on Monday.

Sunday, January 1, 2017

Police launch manhunt after 39 people killed in Istanbul nightclub attack

Police in Istanbul have launched a manhunt for a gunman who killed at least 39 people, many of them foreigners, at a nightclub packed with New Year's revellers, in an attack officials described as a terrorist act.

Sunday, December 11, 2016

Kurdish militant group claims deadly Istanbul stadium bombings

 Kurdish militant group Kurdistan Freedom Hawks (TAK) said on Sunday that it carried out twin bombings killed 38 people near an Istanbul football stadium the night before, according to several reports.

Erdogan: Istanbul Terror Attack Plotters Aimed for Maximum Number of Casualties

After two blasts rocked Istanbul on Saturday night, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan issued a statement, claiming the incident was a terrorist attack aimed to kill a maximum number of people.

Besiktas stadium: At least 29 killed and more than 160 others wounded

Two explosions have hit the Turkish city of Istanbul, killing at least 29 people, mostly police personnel, and wounding more than 160 others, according to authorities.

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Istanbul police break up protest with tear gas, plastic bullets

Istanbul police on Saturday used tear gas, water cannon and plastic bullets to break up a protest by hundreds of people against the arrest of pro-Kurdish Turkish deputies.

Sunday, October 30, 2016

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

UN chief slams deadly terrorist attack in Istanbul

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday condemned a deadly terrorist attack in Istanbul, Turkey, which killed 11 people, voicing his hope that "the perpetrators of this despicable terrorist attack will be identified and brought to justice."  

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Regarding Constantinople

Although some are under the impression that there are international treaties which define the status in Constantinople, nothing is further than the truth, as there was nothing specific that occurred after the fall in 1453.

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Major Istanbul soccer match postponed over 'serious' security threat

A match scheduled to take place on Sunday between Istanbul soccer rivals Galatasary and Fenerbahce was postponed after authorities received credible intelligence of a 'serious' security threat.

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Istanbul bomber may have been ISIL or PKK - Turkish officials

New evidence suggests that the suicide bomber behind March 19's attack in Istanbul may have come from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) or the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), Turkish officials said.

Four die in Istanbul suicide bomb attack (video)

Four people, including the bomber, were killed and six others injured in a suicide attack on a major shopping street in Istanbul today.

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Sultanahmet suicide bomber identified as Saudi ‘asylum seeker’

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) suicide bomber who killed 10 tourists by blowing himself up in Istanbul’s touristic Sultanahmet Square has been identified as a Saudi national who recently appealed to a district directorate of migration management to seek asylum in Turkey.

'No Reason' to Believe Terrorist Act in Istanbul Against Germans. No reason to abandon trips to Turkey.

There is no reason to believe that the terrorist act in Istanbul that left 10 dead and 15 injured was directed specifically against Germans, German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere said Wednesday.

Monday, August 17, 2015

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Istanbul no more prepared for earthquake than it was 1999

Only a few days ahead of the 16th anniversary of the deadly Marmara earthquake, the head of the Istanbul branch of the Union of Chambers of Turkish Engineers and Architects (TMMOB) has said the city is no better prepared for an earthquake than it was back in 1999.

Monday, August 10, 2015

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