UN chief urges political resolution amid Aleppo truce
War will not end after fall of Syria's second-largest city to regime, Ban says as he declares failure of Security Council

Syrian forces enter homes and kill Aleppo civilians: UN
'We received reports of pro-government forces killing at least 82 civilians including 11 women and 13 children,' says UN spokesman

Death toll from Istanbul terror attack rises to 44
About 100 people are getting treatment in various hospitals, according to interior minister

Czech MEP calls for PKK ban in European Parliament
Tomas Zdechovsky says there is no difference between Istanbul and Paris, Brussels attacks targeting civilians

Security meeting held in Istanbul after terror attack
President Erdogan chaired the security meeting following deadly terror attack that martyred 38 people

Erdogan vows to continue fight against terrorism
Turkish president visits victims of Istanbul terror attack, which left 38 people martyred and 155 injured

EU refugee funding lagging: German development minister
Gerd Muller echoes Turkish criticisms that EU has failed to uphold its end of refugee deal reached in March

Russia puts Aleppo truce in doubt
Moscow's foreign minister casts doubt on success of cease-fire talks, says 'bandits' must leave eastern Aleppo

'Euphrates Shield wiped out terror as far as al-Bab'
Presidential spokesman Kalin says Operation Euphrates Shield continues with determination according to plan