Israeli forces break Turkish journalists' camera
Israeli forces violently target Turkish journalists from TRT at Al-Aqsa Mosque, shattering their cameras during coverage before Friday prayers
Shifa Hospital on brink of humanitarian disaster
The Palestinian Ministry of Health announced that the Shifa Hospital in the Gaza Strip may run out of electricity in a few hours due to lack of fuel and that a humanitarian catastrophe is imminent.
Israeli forces intervene in Friday prayers
Israeli forces intervened with tear gas and water cannons against Palestinians before the 4th Friday prayers at Al-Aqsa Mosque since the beginning of the clashes. While the clashes in Israel and Palestine have been going on for 28 days, Israeli forces continue their interventions against Muslims before Friday prayers.
President Erdogan's vision for Türkiye's second century
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan made remarkable statements about the second century of the Republic. Stating that their biggest goal in the new period was a civilian constitution, Erdogan addressed the whole world about the goal of Türkiye's Century.
US deploys hundreds of troops to Middle East
As the Israeli-Palestinian tension continues, United States(US) bases are being attacked one after another. US Department of Defence spokesman Brigadier General Patrick Ryder announced that approximately 900 troops will be sent to the Middle East to deter attacks.
US military exercises stirring up Middle East
The United States (US), which decided to reinforce its bases in the Middle East, where tensions escalated with the Israel-Hamas conflict, made a move from the sea against the North Korean threat. The US organized an anti-submarine warfare exercise near Guam with the support of South Korea and Japan.
Lebanon sent its planes to Türkiye
Lebanon's national airline Middle East Airlines sent 5 aircraft to Türkiye due to the possibility of damage to its aircraft before Israel's possible ground operation against Gaza.
Turkish TV series become star of Cannes
TV and production sector fair MIPCOM opened its doors in Cannes, France. Istanbul Chamber of Commerce (ICOC) President Sekib Avdagic said that Turkish TV series were the center of attention of 108 countries in Cannes.
‘Situation in Middle East very critical'
United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres reported that Palestinians are running out of basic needs. Guterres said that the Middle East is on the brink and called on Israel to provide humanitarian access to Gaza and Hamas to release the hostages. Amnesty International also reported that nowhere is safe for Palestinians.
'New fronts may open against Israel'
Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian underlined that Iran continues to provide support to the Palestinian resistance and underlined the possibility of opening other fronts against Israel.
Global markets remain negative
Global markets followed a negative course due to the increase in uncertainties regarding the Fed's future policies as inflation data in the United States (US) exceeded expectations and concerns that the Israeli-Palestinian conflict may spread to a wider area.
Lebanon involved in Israeli-Palestinian war
After the conflict between Israel and Palestine turned into a war, many countries declared their sides. Another Muslim country has joined the war between Israel and Palestine. Lebanon launched a rocket attack on Israeli territory. The Israeli army counterattacked.
World reactions to Palestine-Israel war
On October 7, 2023, after the 'Al-Aqsa Flood' Operation launched by Hamas against the lands occupied by Israel, the conflicts turned into the Israeli-Palestinian war. Reactions from the world to the Israeli-Palestinian war continue to come.
Strategic project between Iraq-Türkiye
Iraqi Prime Minister Mohammed Shia Al Sudani stated that the Development Road Project will strengthen the common ties between Iraq and Türkiye. Sudani praised Türkiye's enthusiasm for Türkiye's participation in the project and emphasised the importance of continuing technical discussions between the two countries.
China increases its influence in Middle East
China has offered a 'strategic partnership' to the Syrian government. The offer, made during Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad's visit to Beijing, is seen as part of Beijing's desire to increase its influence in the Middle East.
US signals to stay in Middle East due to regional reasons
United States (US) Chief of Staff Mark Milley emphasized that the Middle East is important for them in many ways and said that they will not leave this region and added that the region is the main source of oil and energy resources for the whole world.
US deploys F-35 fighter jets in the Middle East
The United States has deployed F-35 fighter jets in the Middle East to strengthen its air power in the region. The move comes amid threats from Iran and Russia and is part of a mission to "keep the peace in Syria".
US deploys warships in the Middle East against Iran
The United States has announced the deployment of warships and Marines in the region in response to Iranian threats to merchant ships transiting the Strait of Hormuz. The deployments follow Iran's recent destabilization activities in the Gulf, which required the intervention of the US and allied militaries.
US sends guided missile submarine to Middle East
The United States has deployed a guided missile submarine capable of carrying 154 Tomahawk missiles to the Middle East. The missiles used in the occupation of Iraq and Syria can hit targets up to 2,500 kilometers away. The US, which did not provide details on the submarine's mission, said, "It has been deployed to the 5th Fleet to help ensure regional maritime security and stability."
The 5 biggest earthquakes in history
After the two major earthquake disasters that Türkiye experienced in Kahramanmaras, search and rescue efforts continue. Kahramanmaras-centered earthquake affected 10 provinces in Türkiye and north of Syria. The earthquake also struck historical buildings. Many earthquakes have occurred throughout history, such as this earthquake, which is described as the 'disaster of the century'. Here are some of the worst earthquakes to occur in the Middle East…