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Parachuting to peace in Hakkari

2014-09-01

Citizens from across Turkey are visiting Hakkari in search of the perfect parachuting experience, a recreational activity made possible by the peace process.

In the News

2014-08-29

Mother appeals for the return of her child taken to Syria

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Deaths following destruction of PKK statue has some analysts worried the process is facing challenges.

2014-08-28

Yezidi refugees describe ISIL's terror

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Thousands of Yezidis have fled Iraq for southeastern Turkey, where officials and citizens are providing support.

2014-08-28

EU accession faces new test under new prime minister's tenure

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Incoming Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu says EU membership remains at the top of the country's foreign policy agenda, but his writings indicate less enthusiasm for the partnership.

2014-08-27

Kurdish lawyers organise as the peace process advances

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Diyarbakir-based Kurdistan Jurists Association aims to strengthen human rights.

2014-08-27

Islamic leaders call ISIL a 'disgrace to Islam'

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Scholars and religious leaders in Turkey join Egypt's Grand Mufti and other Muslim leaders across the Middle East in calling ISIL a terrorist entity that threatens Islam.

Spotlight

2014-08-26

Turkey's civil society lends assistance to Yezidi refugees

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With extremists in Iraq creating a chaotic and brutal environment for Yezidis, thousands of them fled to Turkey, but are still concerned for their safety.

What do you think?

Do you expect newly elected President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to emphasise continuing the EU membership process?