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Erdo?an’s New Turkey Project

we are witnessing once again the full scale of the violent repression the Turkish state is capable of. Scores are thrown in jails every day, and of course the war against Kurds is back to levels seen in the ’90s

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Turkish state wants Kurds to make war not do politics

Thousands of youths are joining the guerrilla in the mountains, saying ‘Turkish state has left us no choice other than armed struggle’

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Erdogan declared war on Kurds

After the first general elections in Turkey in June 2015, some 186 people have died (44 of them children) as a result of the the violence promoted by government’s forces

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Sur (Diyarbakir) under attack

The photos we are presenting were taken in Sur (a district of Kurdistan “capital”, Amed-Diyarbakir). Here curfew was imposed 6 times since the summer. Ten people died in the area since July, 5 of them during the curfew

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No Ordinary Elections for Turkey

by Orsola Casagrande Turkey goes to the polls on Sunday. Voters will say if President Erdogan could change the Costitution and be crowned absolute leader “We need to move 600 thousand votes to HDP (Peoples’ Democratic Party) in order to

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Elecciones generales en Turquía

El próximo 7 de junio Turquía celebrará un proceso electoral que sin exagerar se puede calificar de definitorio en aspectos esenciales de su futuro. En este hermoso y contradictorio país las pugnas electorales se viven, como casi siempre, con una

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Turquía ¿Hacia un estado de excepcion permanente?

El gobierno turco del AKP (Partido de Justicia y Prosperidad) impone a golpe de mayoría parlamentaria su visión unilateral de país. En primer plano de la actualidad turca la Ley de Seguridad Ciudadana. Un paquete de medidas draconianas y bien pensadas que de hecho pretenden transferir a los servicios policiales poderes casi ilimitados.

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