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An appeals court has resolved a dispute between two different courts on the legal files on jailed Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Co-Chair Selahattin Demirtaş, a disagreement that meant that the case was not processed for ten months
Iran joined warnings issued by Turkey over plans by the local administration of the Iraqi province of Kirkuk to take part in next month’s Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) independence referendum, saying it is “wrong, provocative and unacceptable.”
The name of a new political party that is in its foundation stage may be named “Center Democrat Party,” according to a former Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) lawmaker.
Ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) lawmaker Şaban Dişli, a member of the party’s Central Decision and Executive Board, has been assigned as a chief adviser to the AKP headquarters.
Nobel laureate writer Orhan Pamuk has said he is convinced that the U.S.-based Islamic preacher Fethullah Gülen and members of his network were behind failed coup attempt.
AKP spokesperson Mahir Ünal has slammed the final declaration of the recent “justice congress” organized by the main opposition, claiming that it aims to “smear the Turkish government and judicial system internationally.”
Kurtulmuş has said the main opposition CHP should “publicly apologize to the nation” over party members who consumed alcohol during “justice congress”
An Ankara regional court has sent a file on jailed Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) co-chair Selahattin Demirtaş back to the Ankara 2nd High Criminal Court on the grounds that it was not prepared in accordance with necessary procedures, Doğan News Agency reported on Aug. 30.
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has said that a country’s intelligence agency must be under the head of state, as he commented on the changes made in the functioning of the National Intelligence Agency (MİT) with the recent state of emergency decree.
The four-day Justice Congress has created a collective democratic force in favor of justice and peace, main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has said
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Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu said Turkey needs an environment of social consensus and urged for a new constitution.