It is damaging for Turkey to have bad relations with Russia and Iran, two powerful neighbours close to its borders
EXCLUSIVE: Former Wada chief Dick Pound believes cheating will never be eradicated but he tells Matt Majendie he is ready to shock the world with new revelations
Turkey has no interest in the peaceful settlement to the conflict in Syria that world powers are negotiating. As Erdogan gets desperate, he will attempt to bring focus back to Assad
Turkmen are descended from groups who began moving into modern-day Syria during the 10th century
Russian authorities have confirmed the jet was theirs, but denied it was in Turkish airspace
Russian media report that the church tried to register 'Scientology' as a trademark
The fighters reportedly threw grenades at officers when they came under attack
Britain's own sub-hunting aircraft were scrapped in a 2010 defence spending review
The blanket ban on Russian athletes from competing globally was imposed by the International Association of Athletics Federations last week in a bid to eradicate what the World Anti-Doping Agency’s Dick Pound called “state-sponsored doping”. It means that clean athletes have been denied a chance to compete on the world stage, with their chances of going to next year’s Olympics hanging in the balance. The Independent on Sunday’s Matt Majendie spoke to one “clean” Russian athlete, who has asked to remain anonymous...
Russia has vowed to escalate its military campaign against Isis in Syria
The former world chess champion turned Russian opposition leader recognises only light and dark, right and wrong
Video shows a fleet of Tu-22M3 long-range bombers attacking 'militant strongholds'
EU defence ministers meeting in Brussels made their offer using an EU treaty mutual defence clause provision
Xi Jinping has seized the moment and criticised what he sees as ‘double standards’ by the West. Perhaps he has a point
However, after more than an hour spent talking to Vladimir Putin, David Cameron admits 'very big gaps' remain
Vladimir Putin also thanked David Cameron for sharing intelligence about the Sinai plane crash at G20 summit in Turkey