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NATO vows solidarity with Turkey over ISIS

Jul 29, 2015 - 8:26 AM

The rare meeting held at Turkey s request comes as an uncompromising President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he could not continue negotiations with the Kurds amid attacks on Turkish targets

SOLIDARITY. Flags of North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) member countries fly in front of the Nato headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, July 28, 2015. Julien Warnand/EPA

US, Turkey join forces to drive ISIS from Syria

Jul 28, 2015 - 9:27 AM

The potentially game changing accord with the US is revealed as Turkey fuels the growing anger of its Kurdish minority

ON GUARD. Turkish soldiers guard near Turkish-Syria border line after renewed attack by Islamic State in Kobane, Syria, 25 June 2015. Stringer/EPA

Turkey shells Kurdish-held Syria village – Kurdish fighters

Jul 27, 2015 - 3:01 PM

The shelling comes after Turkey carried out air strikes against the Islamic State ISIS group in Syria but also hit Kurdish forces it considers terrorists in northern Iraq

ON THE LOOKOUT. Turkish tanks patrol near Syria border line near Elbeyli, near Kilis, southeastern Turkey, July 24, 2015. Deniz Toprak/EPA