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Explosion in Istanbul, Jan. 12, 2016

Court orders release of 2 suspects arrested over deadly explosion in Sultanahmet, Istanbul, in January; other 5 suspects remain arrested pending trial - Hurriyet Daily News

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Istanbul, İstanbul, Turkey

20 foreigners caught after escaping from deportation center in Istanbul, Turkish Interior Ministry says - Hurriyet Daily News

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Istanbul, İstanbul, Turkey

50 foreign nationals held by repatriation service for deportation in Istanbul, Turkey, have escaped a fire - @DailySabah

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Turkey coup attempt, July 2016

Turkish prosecutors issue detention warrants for 103 academics at Istanbul's Yıldız Technical University in Fethullah Gulen probe - Anadolu Agency, NTV

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Istanbul, İstanbul, Turkey

Several people wounded in an explosion in the Maltepe district of Istanbul, reports say - euronews

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Ataturk Hava Limani Airport, Kalikratya, Istanbul, Turkey

Police fire shots at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport after motorcycle fails to stop; flights continue, but vehicle traffic in and out of airport stopped - Reuters, Haber Turk, Ulusal Kanal

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Turkey coup attempt, July 2016

Photo: Protestors gather in Şişli, Istanbul, Turkey, to demonstrate against the arrests of Cumhuriyet News staff members - @isyandan_org

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Turkey coup attempt, July 2016

Photo: Police use water cannon to disperse protests in Şişli, Istanbul, following arrest of Cumhuriyet staff members - @Herekol_Kurd

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Turkey coup attempt, July 2016

Turkish police use water cannon and teargas against crowds of protestors in Istanbul - Reuters

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Turkey coup attempt, July 2016

More: Among the 9 arrested in Cumhuriyet News probe include Editor in Chief and IPI Board Member - Hurriyet Daily

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Turkey coup attempt, July 2016

Turkish academics, students protest in Istanbul against post-coup purges of thousands of educational staff - Reuters

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Turkey

US State Dept. says has ordered the departure of family members of employees at the US Consulate General in Istanbul, Turkey, over increased threats from terror groups

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Turkey

More: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan says he and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed plans to build nuclear plant in Istanbul talks - Hurriyet Daily News

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Syrian Civil War

Turkey's Erdogan says he discussed Syria with Russia's Putin in Istanbul on Monday, including ways to cooperate on aid to Aleppo - Reuters

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Iran

Iranian, Iraqi oil ministers will not attend Istanbul informal OPEC talks, sources say - Reuters

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Turkey Kurd conflict

Turkish police capture Kurdish militant suspected of bombing in Yenisbosa, Istanbul, state media reports - @anadoluajansi, Reuters

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Istanbul, İstanbul, Turkey

Video: Istanbul Police Department attempt to control scene of blast in Yenibosna district, Istanbul - Oliver Miocic

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Istanbul, İstanbul, Turkey

The governor of Istanbul says blast in Yenisbosa, Istanbul, was caused by a motorcycle bomb - Reuters

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Istanbul, İstanbul, Turkey

Photo: Cars blasted following the explosion in Yenibosna, west Istanbul - Jakoben1789

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Istanbul, İstanbul, Turkey

Editor's note: There has been an explosion in the district of Yenibosna, west of Istanbul, near Ataturk airport. Turkish news agency Dogan are reporting that the attack was likely the result of a car bomb. We will report back when we have more details. - Grace

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