MİT and police have brought three female Syrian Kurdish PYD militants, who wished to surrender to the Turkish security forces, from an Aleppo neighborhood controlled by the PYD to Kilis
Ankara has once again stressed that it will not allow any fait accompli in northern Iraq and will take all necessary measures against the independence referendum
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
Category: SEDAT ERGİN
The same thing happens at every hearing in the ongoing trials on Turkey’s July 2016 coup attempt: While the hearing is continuing, someone in the audience in the section reserved for the families of those killed or injured stands up and starts shouting.
The Kurdish-question focused People’s Democratic Party (HDP) held a grand meeting in the southeastern province of Diyarbakır titled “Justice, Conscience and Democracy” in protest of the current state of democracy in Turkey and arrests of its lawmakers.
Four outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants were killed in airstrikes by Turkish security forces in northern Iraq on Sept. 18, a local governor’s office said in a statement.
More than 1,800 outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants were “neutralized” by security forces over the last nine months, the Turkish General Staff has said in a statement
The Ankara Public Prosecutor’s Office on Sept. 13 issued detention warrants for 79 people who previously worked at private schools and private teaching institutions closed with state of emergency decrees. Some 30 people have been detained in line with the warrant so far.
Istanbul counter-terrorism police detained 25 people late on Sept. 11, including 22 foreigners
A former police officer has shot his own father after he allegedly swore at Fethullah Gülen, a U.S.-based preacher widely believed to have masterminded last year’s failed coup
One soldier was wounded in an outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) car bomb attack in the Lice district of the southeastern province of Diyarbakır on Sept. 10, Doğan News Agency has reported.
A court in the southeastern province of Diyarbakır ordered the release of Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Kars deputy Ayhan Bilgen on Sept. 8
A total of 174 Turkish militants of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) have surrendered to the Iraqi army, Hashd al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilization Forces) and Peshmerga forces in Iraq after the liberation of Mosul and Tal Afar from the jihadist group.
Ongoing reconstruction of buildings in Turkey’s terror-stricken southeastern region is planned to be finished within the next six months, Environment and Urbanization Minister Mehmet Özhaseki said on Sept. 6.
The Turkish Air Force conducted an operation in northern Iraq, killing at least eight outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants, a statement said on Sept. 5
The PKK changes its ideology according to changing circumstances but has never abandoned the goal to form a ‘totalitarian’ state based on Kurdish nationalism, veteran journalist Fikret Bila has told the Hürriyet Daily News, discussing his new book ‘The Ideological Codes of the PKK’
Air Forces Secretary General Staff Colonel Veysel Kavak is talking to Brigadier General Kemal Mutlum, the head of Air Defense and Command.
The Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) will hold rallies and workshops in six provinces, folk festivals in 13 cities, and stage 17 regional and provincial visits, following its recent “Conscience and Justice Watches.”
Turkey’s Union of Education Workers (Eğitim-Sen) has announced that 682 of its member teachers in the southeastern provinces of Şanlıurfa, Diyarbakır, and Gaziantep have been assigned to different schools against their wishes, just a few days before schools are reopened for the new academic year.
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.
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