Turkey and Germany are at odds over Berlin's refusal to extradite asylum seekers Ankara accuses of involvement in last year's failed coup.
Over 20,000 gamers and developers from across Turkey and Europe gather in Istanbul for GameX 2017, an event expected to boost the local gaming industry.
The parliament of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) on Friday approved to hold a referendum for independence from Iraq on September 25.
Loup Bureau was detained by Turkish border guards in early August after he was found to have photographs and interviews with YPG members among his possessions.
A court official said Celal Celik was detained over alleged ties to the Gulen network, blamed for the July 2016 attempted coup in Turkey. Celik is the lawyer of main opposition CHP chief Kemal Kilicdaroglu, who slammed the arrest.
Middle East expert Cahit Tuz says Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani’s picking of Turkey as his first trip abroad after the crisis shows that he was trying to find out what kind of role Turkey could take in the negotiations.
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