Turkey and the United States agreed to train Syrian rebels to fight against ISIL, but experts say there could be challenges ahead.
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A brutal murder has prompted calls for capital punishment, but experts say Turkey must educate citizens on gender issues in order to prevent violence.
Life in Kobane after ISIL is full of challenges as residents clear explosives left behind by the terror group.
Experts agree that Turkey's decision to extend its mandate in NATO's operation in the Gulf of Aden is strategically important.
Religious affiliation and other personal data will be stored on Turkey's new biometric ID cards, but some say the cards will improve security.
Turkey has increased security measures in an effort to crack down on foreign fighters joining violent extremist organisations in neighbouring countries.
Amid the increasing threat of an assault by ISIL, Ankara moved soldiers and a historic mausoleum from a Turkish enclave to a Kurdish-controlled region of Syria.
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A Turkish army soldier sits atop an armoured vehicle in Kobane, Syria, on February 22nd during a joint operation by Turkey's army and intelligence services to relieve the garrison guarding the Suleyman Shah mausoleum in northern Syria and move it to a safer location closer to the border. Recent reports suggested that the historic tomb was the target of threats by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. [AFP]