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THE CIZRE REPORT

The report, compiled by the 4 HDP members who visited Cizre for 10 days after the blockade was lifted, collects the narrative from witnesses and attempts to document the list of atrocities perpetrated during the siege

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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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TURKISH PARLIAMENT PASSED LAW WHICH WILL SUBMERGE HASANKEYF

The Turkish Parliament has passed into law a bill that allows a dam and hydroelectric power plant that will submerge the ancient city of Hasankeyf to go ahead

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Hundreds of civilians have died in Turkey since July 2015

283 people have died as a result of clashes since 12 July 2015

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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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