EU foreign ministers have backed a German proposal to postpone further EU membership talks with Turkey for about four months.
BBC: June 25, 2013
The European Union is on the verge of scrapping a new round of membership talks with Turkey, a move that would further undermine Ankara's already slim hopes of joining the bloc anytime soon and damage its relations with Brussels.
June 23, 2013
Germany has summoned the Turkish ambassador in a row over Turkey's bid for membership of the European Union.
BBC: June 21, 2013
Anti-government protests continue in Turkey, but the methods have changed. The two weeks of clashes in which four people died and about 5,000 were injured drew increasing numbers of supporters.
June 20, 2013
Turkish media say police have conducted raids and arrested dozens of people suspected of involvement in nearly three weeks of anti-government protests.
June 18, 2013
The Turkish government has said it could use the army to end nearly three weeks of unrest by protesters in Istanbul and other cities.
BBC: June 17, 2013
Protesters continued to demonstrate in the Turkish capital, Ankara, ahead of a nationwide strike Monday to express disapproval of the forced evictions of demonstrators from an Istanbul Park.
June 17, 2013
Anti-government protesters who met overnight with Turkey's prime minister say he has pledged to hold off on plans to redevelop an Istanbul park until a court rules on the project.
June 14, 2013
A central square in Istanbul erupted Tuesday night in an unsettling, chaotic chorus, with tear gas canisters and water cannons from police met by fireworks, metal banging and defiant chanting from protesters.
CNN: June 11, 2013
Hundreds of Turkish police in riot gear entered Istanbul's Taksim Square early Tuesday, firing tear gas and a water cannon at a small number of anti-government protesters.
June 11, 2013