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Qatari emir meeting Merkel in 1st trip abroad since crisis

BERLIN (AP) - Qatar's ruling emir arrived in Germany on Friday on his first trip abroad since a diplomatic crisis erupted between his tiny...

Turkey claims US judiciary is working with US-based cleric

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey's government has accused U.S. prosecutors and judges overseeing a case against a former Turkish economy minister of being an...

Merkel, rival Schulz spar over Turkey in TV election debate

BERLIN (AP) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her center-left rival, Martin Schulz, locked horns over how to deal with Turkey in their only...

Nearly 500 suspects stand trial over Turkey’s failed coup

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The trial is opening in Turkey of 486 suspects, including a number of generals and F-16 pilots, accused of leading...

EU- turkey talks fail to ease friction over detentions

BRUSSELS (AP) - High-level talks that European Union officials had with Turkey's foreign minister Tuesday did not appear to ease tensions between the 28-nation...

President Erdogan ramps up rhetoric ahead of Turkey-EU talks

BRUSSELS (AP) - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan ramped up his anti-Western rhetoric Tuesday ahead of a meeting between his foreign minister and top...

Germany cautions citizens on Turkey after activist jailed

BERLIN (AP) - Germany on Thursday told all citizens traveling to Turkey to exercise caution following the jailing of a human rights activist, which...

Turkey slams German statements on arrested rights activist

ISTANBUL (AP) - Turkey slammed Germany on Thursday for its statements demanding the release of a German human rights activist, describing it as "unacceptable"...

Germany summons Turkish envoy over human rights activist

BERLIN (AP) - The German government summoned Turkey's ambassador on Wednesday to demand the release of a jailed trainer of human rights activists, and...

Turkish court jails 6 human rights activists pending trial

ISTANBUL (AP) - A Turkish court on Tuesday jailed Amnesty International's Turkey director and five other human rights activists pending trial for allegedly aiding...