The death of a suspected outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militant at a police headquarters has been debated in parliament, with Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) deputy Filiz Kerestecioğlu asking Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu how he died.
The İYİ (Good) Party has suggested an alliance between opposition parties in the second round of the 2019 presidential elections may happen in order to reduce President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s chances of winning.
The main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) introduced seven problem areas and related solutions for the current unrest in the Middle Eastern countries, defining the basic problem as a lack of education, adding that the diversification of economic sources of income and changes in the social structure into a more “competitive and productive” manner could make way for a solution.
A total of 365 women were killed by men in the first 11 months of 2017, according to data compiled by the “We Will Stop Femicide” women’s rights activist platform based on news reported in the media.
A ceremony has been held for three garbage pick-up donkeys who have completed their tenure in the southeastern province of Mardin.
Turkey is launching initiatives in the United Nations to annul Washington’s “disgraceful” decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on Dec. 15.
Police foiled a planned bomb attack by the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) on the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) summit in Istanbul earlier this week.
An application filed by a mining company to search for gold and silver mines in the Aegean resort island of Gökçeada in the northwestern Çanakkale province has been withdrawn after environmental concerns, according to a statement released by the Environment and Urbanization Ministry’s Provincial Directorate.