Several thousand CHP protesters rally after attack on leader

Several thousand CHP supporters gather in Istanbul one day after a mob attack on leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu. The attack came days after the opposition CHP won Ankara and Istanbul from President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s AKP, seen as a major setback for the ruling party after a decade-and-a-half in power.

Turkey’s Erdogan meets Bolivian counterpart Morales in Ankara

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan welcomes his Bolivian counterpart Evo Morales in Ankara. IMAGES of two leaders

Ankara wakes up to snow

Turkey’s capital Ankara wakes up to a blanket of snow.

Aftermath of Russian airstrikes on Aleppo’s province

Residents in the rebel-held towns of Daret Izza and Orum al-Kubra, west of the Aleppo province, clear rubble after their homes were hit by Russian airstrikes late Friday, killing two civilians in the town of Daret Izza, according to a monitor. Airstrikes by Syrian regime ally Russia hit the west of Aleppo province late on January 4, the first such raids in the area since a deal between Moscow and rebel backer Ankara to stave off a massive regime offensive on the wider Idlib region in September 2018.

Turkey’s Erdogan holds presser with Pakistani PM Imran Khan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan holds a joint press conference with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan in Ankara. IMAGES

Ankara train crash leaves at least nine dead

At least nine people were killed and nearly 50 injured after a high-speed train crashed into a locomotive in the Turkish capital Ankara.