The origins of this popular dish can be traced back to more than 400 years — making its way from the Ottoman empire to practically every food truck today.
Merve Taşkin became the latest victim of Turkey’s clampdown on content creators when she was given a suspended jail term for her posts. “This scares me,” she told VICE World News.
Riot police in Istanbul used rubber bullets, pepper spray and tear gas against protesters marching against Turkey’s decision to pull out of an international pledge to fight domestic violence.
Ingeborg Beugel said she has been forced to leave her home of 40 years as part of a wave of intimidation of media and NGOs over pushbacks of migrants.
The latest episode of Source Material goes behind the scenes of the night senior military leaders in Turkey attempted a coup that led to hundreds of deaths.
He helped look for himself for hours before realising who the search party was looking for.
The photo, by a Ukrainian photographer visiting Turkey, has come to symbolise the destruction brought by the worst fires in living memory.
Dating back 3,700 years to Old Babylon, the artifact reveals a form of proto-trigonometry that predates Pythagoras by more than 1,000 years.
At least eight people have died in fires in Turkey, as authorities in the region warn anticipated record temperatures this week will keep the threat of further fires in place in August.