Politics
Turkish cabinet seeks to extend mandate on Syria, Iraq
Motion submitted to parliament to extend mandate for military operations in Iraq and Syria

German parliament approves €86B third Greek bailout
Bundestag approves conditional bailout program for Greece, despite resistance within Chancellor Merkel's Christian Democratic bloc

UN adopts resolution on Syria chemical weapons probe
Unanimously adopted measure marks shift in Moscow's stance regarding UN action on Syria

NATO supports Turkey's counter-terrorism operations
Alliance chief says all allies back Turkey and condemn terrorism 'in all its forms'

Turkey condemns Belgian vote on Armenians
Belgian parliament votes on 1915 'genocide' resolution

UK Muslims uneasy with Cameron's anti-extremism plan
British PM unveiled five-year plan to combat Daesh in Iraq and Syria and tackle the group's UK sympathizers Monday

US Republican presidential candidates blast Iran nuke deal
'President Obama's nuclear agreement with Iran will be remembered as one of America's worst diplomatic failures,' says one candidate

Turkey: PM Davutoglu discusses coalition with CHP leader
As part of the first round of coalition talks, Turkish PM has concluded his meeting with CHP leader Kilicdaroglu in an 'extremely friendly atmosphere'

Turkish parliament opens for 25th term
Newly-elected Members of Parliament will vote in a secret ballot on June 30 to elect their new parliament speaker