Since the failed attempt to overthrow the Turkish government in July, 120,000 people have been suspended or dismissed from their jobs
The power and reach of fighters from the region has grown in the violent maelstrom of Syria’s civil war
Turkish police arrest several people from China’s Xinjiang region who may have helped attacker kill 39 on New Year's Eve
Five suspected Isis militants arrested in the early hours of Wednesday but New Year's Eve gunman remains at large, authorities say
Isis defector tells The Independent: ‘They are seen as the worst of enemies – Daesh has declared war’
Brutal assault lasted seven minutes, in which time attacker fired more than 100 bullets into crowd of people celebrating New Year's Eve
Bollywood producer Abis Rizvi is one of two Indian victims
Horrifying clip reveals close-ups of assault rifle-wielding killer
'Just as we were settling down, by the door there was a lot of dust and smoke. Gunshots rang out,' says Turkish footballer Sefa Boydas
Risk-assessing Turkey is complicated because there are many enemies of civilisation, tolerance and freedom. Perpetrators of terrorist attacks include Isis, Kurdish separatists and two far-left political factions
Dozens were killed and injured in the attack on a packed club during New Year celebrations
At least one attacker kills police officer before storming into Reina nightclub
'There was an explosion, I swear there was an explosion'
Kurdish militant group TAK claims responsibility for attack which is the latest in an escalating scale of violence in the country
'It was like hell' say witnesses as officials confirm many victims are special forces police officers working at football match
'There’s some very good offers and deals around for Paris at the moment. I think that December will be strong for Paris and let’s hope that it continues into 2017'