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“As local elections in Turkey loom, reckless war-mongering begins”

Speaking at the Turkish Defense Industry Summit, Erdoğan has announced that an operation would begin within days towards the East of Euphrates in North Syria

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“Turkey’s attack on Rojava resuscitates ISIS” (Kurdish National Congress)

The Executive Council of the Kurdistan National Congress (KNK) released a statement on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s continued threats against Northern Syria

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ENOUGH WAR ! Time for Democracy in Turkey?

Wednesday, December 12, Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, announced plans for his new military adventure against the Kurds

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Against the ECHR judgment, the AKP has accelerated its pursuit for a move to ‘finish the job’

Political pressure has already begun for the Appeal Court to hear and uphold the Istanbul Aggravated Felony Court’s completely unlawful sentence of 4-year-and-8-months imprisonment ruled last month in the case where I was tried with my colleague Sırrı Süreyya Önder

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“Release Selahattin Demirtaş, Turkey!” European Court of Human Rights

In November 2016, Selahattin Demirtaş, along with 12 other HDP (Halkların Demokratik Partisi) members of the Turkish parliament were arrested on ‘terror’-related charges for which he currently faces up to 142 years imprisonment if convicted

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Rojava – More Unprovoked Turkish Aggression

“Turkey’s attacks on the Kobani countryside and Tel Ebyid villages is considered as giving ISIS aid to organize it’s ranks…” said Hakki Kobani, for the SDF

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“On the detentions against the HDP members ahead of local elections”

Friday 26 October, with Turkey’s local election date just announced, Turkish local elections are set to take place on March 31, 2019

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The Real Reasons why US-Turkey Relations Have Hit an All-Time Low

If you’ve been watching the news over the past week you may think the current hostility between Washington and Ankara is about the US pastor, Andrew Brunson

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Los Desaparecidos – The Disappeared Turkish-Style

What must it be like (Mr. President), when the State forces its way into your life, your space, your home, seizes your children, takes them away from you and locks you up?

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Turkey looks ahead to a strongman era

In the latest test of his leadership, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan proved once more why he is Turkey’s most preeminent politician and its most dominant leader since Mustafa Kemal Attaturk

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