Reflections from the day
Turkey 'aware of games' to destroy country: PM Yildirim
Operations against PKK terrorist group to continue 'until our citizens' security is ensured 100 percent,' premier says

Vatican's Ankara envoy: Coup bid brought Turks together
Archbishop Paul Fitzpatrick Russell says Turkish authorities 'doing the best they can to find balance' after coup attempt

Palestinian killed in alleged stabbing in Hebron
Tensions have soared in the Israeli-occupied Palestinian territories in recent months

PYD/PKK lowers 3 American flags at base in N Syria
1 American flag remains over Customs House, which can also be viewed from a Turkish border district

Japan to step up role in South China Sea
New head of defense ministry, whose influence has been growing, says will join training exercises with US in disputed sea

Indonesia awaiting Philippines case before execution
Attorney General says Filipina convicted of drug smuggling won't be executed until legal process in Philippines concludes

Operation Euphrates Shield to continue: Turkish PM
'Activities to establish a safe area in the north of Syria will continue,' says Yildirim

US finally sees the FETO danger: Turkish Deputy PM
Back from US visit, Numan Kurtulmus says the least the US can do is prevent Fetullah Gulen's current operations

Backing local forces vital against Daesh: Turkey
Turkish FM says Mosul, Raqqa can be liberated from Daesh if local forces in Iraq, Syria are supported