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Demirtaş: Corruption Investigations Will Strengthen The Peace Process

According to a report from DİHA and carried on Yüksekova Haber, Demirtaş countered claims by certain new outlets that he had said that the current corruption investigation would damage the … Continue reading

December 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Karasu: PKK Agrees with KDP on Four Principal Points (Part II)

(ANF) What follows is the second part of an interview conducted by ANF with Mustafa Karasu, a member of the Executive Council of the PKK. In the interview Karasu discusses … Continue reading

December 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

KCK Executive Council Releases Statement Concerning Imprisoned BDP MP’s

The KCK Executive Council has released a new statement concerning the denial of release to imprionsed BDP MP’s. According to an article in Özgür Gündem, the written statement is a … Continue reading

December 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

HDP Hunger Strike in Parliament Enters Second Day

(ANF) As the hunger strike undertaken by the four HDP MP’s in Parliament entered its second day, the striking MP’s were visited by colleagues from the CHP and AKP who … Continue reading

December 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

KCK Release Statement on Death of Bêmal Tokçu and Events in Gever

TO OUR PEOPLES AND THE PUBLIC OPINION With the killing of Bêmal Tokçu, the number of the crimes committed by the Turkish police raised to three. We convey our condolences … Continue reading

December 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Police Attack Demonstration for Gever in Diyarbakir

(ANF) Police have attacked demonstrators in Diyarbakir who were protesting the killing of two civilians in on Friday. The demonstration was organized in response to the killing by riot police … Continue reading

December 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Will You Solve This Problem With More Political Maneuvers?

(ANF) Demirtaş has given a speech to a group of BDP MP’s in Ankara in which he addressed a number of topics, including the anniversary of the execution of Sayid … Continue reading

November 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Erdoğan and Barzani Cooperating Against the Rojava Revolution

(The Article Below is a translation of “Rojava devrimine karşı Erdoğan-Barzani işbirliği” by Ferda Çetin, which originally appeared in Yeni Özgür Politika) Erdoğan, Barzani, Şivan Perwer and İbrahim Tatlises kicked … Continue reading

November 18, 2013 · 1 Comment

Women and Youth March Against the Wall of Shame in Istanbul

Hundreds marched in the Şişli district of Istanbul to protest the “wall of shame” being built between Nusaybın and Qamişlo and the recent execution of Kurdish political prisoners in Iran, … Continue reading

November 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Students Demand Release of Imprisoned Teacher on World Teachers’ Day

Students in the town of Nusaybin, in Mardin province, have demanded the release of their imprisoned teacher on Teachers’ Day – according to a report from DİHA. Students at Gazi … Continue reading

October 6, 2013 · 1 Comment

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