The attack comes a day after Turkey fought Kurdish-backed forces in northern Syria and Ankara launched airstrikes against both Kurdish militia fighters and ISIS.
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Under the potential agreement with Tehran, Iran would import Iraqi oil to its refineries and export an equivalent amount of its own crude on behalf of Baghdad from Iranian ports on the Gulf.
Hesham Azizi, also known as Abu Hafs al Baloushi, was the head of the Ansar al Furqan militant organization, according to the SITE intelligence group.
Turkey, which is battling a Kurdish insurgency in its southeast, is increasingly concerned about an expanding Kurdish enclave just across the border, and the two sides could be on track for a confrontation.
Kemal Kilicdaroglu was traveling in the country's northeast when shots were exchanged between the police and an unidentified party.
The role of the Syrian Kurdish YPG has been a sticking point between Turkey and the U.S., who backs the fighters against ISIS in Syria. Turkey, however sees the YPG as an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK).
The USS Nitze tried to communicate with the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps vessels 12 times before changing course in order to distance itself.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry told Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Thursday that YPG fighters were retreating to the east of the Euphrates river, a red line for Turkey, foreign ministry sources in Ankara said.
King Abdullah vows to maintain status quo at the holy compound, criticizes Israeli policies in Jerusalem.
Russia seemingly caught off guard by swift Turkish military action despite mutual promises to begin closer cooperation in fight against ISIS.