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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Turkey’s National Security Council Meeting (MGK) which convened under President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan ended late on Sept. 22, stressing that the Iraqi Kurdish independence referendum was illegitimate and unacceptable.
Those who are aiming to destroy the brotherhood and unity of the Turkish people will never be successful, Turkey’s Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım has said
AKP Deputy Metin Külünk submitted a legislative proposal on Sept. 8 to the Turkish parliament, asking for those involved in consensual incest relationships to be given jail terms between eight and 12 years.
CHP leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has said a person who had once served as a minister in Turkey being tried on corruption charges in another country was shameful
Türkan Akyol, who was the country’s first female minister and university rector, died in the capital Ankara on Sept. 7. She was 89.
CHP deputy Sezgin Tanrıkulu on Sept. 9 criticized a legal investigation on him following his comments on drone attacks in the country’s southeast, saying that the move was against the law.
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has accused the main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) of carrying out an aggressive stance against the ruling government, likening it to behavior “in line with terrorist aims,” with CHP spokesperson Bülent Tezcan reacting by saying the president’s discourse is polarizing.
A court in the southeastern province of Diyarbakır ordered the release of Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Kars deputy Ayhan Bilgen on Sept. 8
Nuray Babacan – ANKARA
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will allegedly appoint names that are not close to the ruling Development and Justice Party (AKP) as his vice-presidents for the 2019 presidential and parliamentary elections in a move to embrace a bigger fraction of the society
The education system in Turkey has “collapsed” because the ruling Justice and Development Party’s (AKP) policies, main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has said.
A Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) delegation has vowed to continue their “conscience and justice watch” that they initiated outside the Constitutional Court in Ankara