A massive plantation of cannabis was seized in a police operation on June 18 at Hevsel Gardens in the southeastern Turkish city of Diyarbakır, a site on UNESCO’s World Heritage list. Click through for story in photos...
The Constitutional Court has ordered the state to pay 30,000 Turkish Liras to a local man who was paralyzed after being shot by police in the southeastern province of Diyarbakır.
Lightning flashes have astonished commuters on a highway connecting the southeastern Diyarbakır province to the eastern province of Bingöl on May 21 ahead of a rainfall.
Turkish security forces seized more than a ton of hashish in the southeastern province of Diyarbakir, the provincial governor's office stated on May 20.
Imprisoned former leader of Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) Selahattin Demirtaş was announced as the party's presidential candidate at simultaneous events in Istanbul and the southeastern province of Diyarbakır on May 4.
At least four outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) militants were "neutralized" during counter-terror operations in southeastern province of Diyarbakır on April 19, the provincial governor's office said in a statement.
The SunExpress airline has announced that it will start direct flights from the southeastern Turkish province of Diyarbakır to three German cities on June 19.
At least 25 young people from the southeastern province of Diyarbakır have shown off their swing dancing skills accompanied by shawm-and-drum on the historic On Gözlü Bridge (Ten Arches Bridge) as part of the Istanbul Dance Ensemble, the BBC’s Turkish language service reported on March 15.
Police have seized 340 kilograms of hashish hidden in ketchup bottles in the southeastern Turkish province of Diyarbakır, state-run Anadolu Agency reported on Feb. 23.
The governor of the southeastern province of Diyarbakır has said Turkish security forces seized a total of 44 bomb-laden vehicles across the province last year as part of anti-terror operations.