Tag Archives: Turkey

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Olimpia beats Sounders 1-0 in CONCACAF play

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Alberth Elis scored in the 60th minute to assist Olimpia beat the Seattle Sounders 1-0 on Wednesday night in CONCACAF Champions League play. Olimpia improved to…

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Turkey to join coalition's air fight against Islamic State soon – Pentagon

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States & Turkey have finalised technical details on an agreement to include Turkey in an international effort to bring down the Islamic State, fully integrating…

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Mexico finds 'main' skull rack at Aztec temple complex

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican archaeologists believe they have found the main trophy rack of sacrificed human skulls at Mexico City's Templo Mayor Aztec ruin site. Racks known as "tzompantli"…

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Pakistan, Afghanistan must step up fight against polio – WHO

By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) – Pakistan & Afghanistan must intensify efforts to halt spread of the crippling poliovirus, including better screening of travellers heading abroad, the World Health Organization…

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Syria rebels repel ISIL advances along Turkey border

Syrian rebel groups have repelled advances by the Islamic State of Iraq (ISIL) in a series of villages along the Turkish border & cleared ISIL fighters from a nearby gas factory….

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Syrians begin boarding refugee ship on Greek island

KOS, Greece (Reuters) – Hundreds of Syrian refugees on the Greek island of Kos boarded a passenger ship on Sunday that is to house & process them, aiming to ease…

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U.S. consulate in Turkey targeted as wave of attacks kills nine

By Yesim Dikmen & Seyhmus Cakan ISTANBUL/DIYABAKIR (Reuters) – Two women shot at the U.S. consulate in Istanbul on Monday & at least nine people were killed in a wave…

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Holidaying Parents 'Forget' Daughter At Services

A little girl was found alone at a motorway services play area in France after her parents drove off without her. The three-year-old was able to tell police that she…

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U.S. consulate, police station attacked in Istanbul

By David Dolan & Yesim Dikmen ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Two attackers opened fire on the U.S. consulate building in Istanbul on Monday while 10 people were injured in a car…