People chanted anti-government slogans on Sunday as they mourned for the victims
No group has claimed responsibility for the attack
The devastation following an attack that also injured 200 people cut through any words the Turkish President could muster
The government has issued a ban on broadcasting footage of the blast at a peace rally
While the war with Isis rages just 25 miles away and the threat of kidnap is all too real, Iraq's gold medal-winning female cycling team continues to ride its own race. Cathy Otten hits the road with them
The Syrian city did not experience the same fate as Mosul and other towns in the region, but today it lies in ruins with vital aid often blocked at borders controlled by a suspicious Turkish government
West’s diplomatic efforts must focus on fostering alliances
Ali Mohammadian noticed his pupil was being bullied, and shaved his head to show his support
Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of the Turkish city of Diyarbakır today for the funerals of three female Kurdish activists shot dead in Paris last week.
Attack had the hallmarks of al-Qa'ida in Mesopotamia and is aimed at fuelling tensions
Iraqi cleric Muqtada al-Sadr visited the president of the autonomous northern Kurdistan region yesterday seeking to ease tensions between Baghdad and the Kurds that have threatened the coalition government.
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Ypres and Palestine, the Jewish Holocaust and Iraqi Kurdistan.
A suspected suicide bomber blew himself up next to a police vehicle in Istanbul's busy Taksim Square yesterday, injuring at least 32 people, 15 of them police officers.
Two American hikers who have been held in a Tehran prison for more than a year will face trial at the Revolutionary Court early next month charged with espionage and illegally entering the country, their lawyer in Iran confirmed yesterday.
Kurdish rebels will end their military ceasefire at the end of the month if Turkey hounds its supporters and prepares for an attempt to rout the group after 26 years of conflict, their leader told The Independent from his mountain hideout in northern Iraq.