Rally planned to protest femicides in Turkey

A rally has been planned in central Istanbul to protest femicides across Turkey amid an alarming number of women murdered by men in recent years, despite the efforts of activists to prevent this significant problem, as the world readies to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on Nov. 25. 

Turkish man sends bomb to ex-girlfriend as 'wedding gift'

A man has been arrested in Turkey?s Aegean town of Ayd?n for placing a bomb at his ex-girlfriend?s front door as a ?wedding gift.?

Reports stated that the woman in the Çine district of Ayd?n married the man, identified only as Mustafa K., shortly after breaking up with her former boyfriend, identified as Baki A.

Man throws body parts of woman he killed into trash in Turkey's ?ile

A man in the Black Sea town of ?ile has confessed to killing a woman and then dismembering her body into several parts so that he could throw it into the trash.

Police had been searching for the killers of Güne? Kanak since Aug. 13, after the 35-year-old woman?s body parts were found in a landfill site in ?ile.