The State Department, Secret Service, and D.C. Police are all investigating the attack by Turkish personnel against protesters which took place on American soil last week, a State Department official said on Monday.
The Turkish embassy blamed protesters Thursday for Turkish security officials’ attack in Washington, D.C., despite video evidence that contradicts their claims.
District of Columbia police chief Peter Newsham said Wednesday that diplomatic immunity may limit what the city can do to hold Turkish officials accountable for their role in a Tuesday attack on protesters outside the Turkish ambassador’s residence.
Nine people were injured and two arrests were made Tuesday afternoon during a brawl outside the Turkish Embassy in Washington, D.C.
President Donald Trump will meet with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Washington, D.C., for the first time on Tuesday, one week after the White House announced plans to arm Syrian Kurds fighting the Islamic State despite fierce opposition from Ankara.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit the White House on Tuesday to meet with President Donald Trump.
The U.S. military will move forward “very quickly” with plans to distribute weapons and ammunition to Kurdish YPG fighters battling the Islamic State in Syria despite opposition from Turkey, a NATO ally, a Pentagon spokesman said Wednesday.
ISTANBUL (Reuters) – The head of an Iranian satellite television network who last year was sentenced in absentia to six years in prison by a Tehran court was shot dead in Istanbul together with a business partner, Turkey’s Dogan news agency said on Sunday.
A Russian naval reconnaissance ship sank in the Black Sea on Thursday after colliding with a freighter.