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Turkish Parliament Expels 2 HDP Lawmakers for Absenteeism

Turkish Parliament Expels 2 HDP Lawmakers for Absenteeism

BAS News - 2017-07-27 17:19
ERBIL — Turkish parliament’s General Assembly voted on Thursday to dismiss two lawmakers from the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) reportedly for absenteeism. Tugba Hezer Ozturk, a deputy representing Van, and Faysal Sariyildiz, who represents ...
Turkish Parliament Expels 2 HDP Lawmakers for Absenteeism - BAS News

HDP members kept in jail for early elections: Demirtas

KurdPress - 2017-08-14 09:26
Turkey Pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) jailed Co-chairperson Selahattin Demirtas has said HDP deputies are being kept in prison as part of a government strategy for snap elections, tr24 reported on Sunday. ...

HDP lawmaker Besime Konca released from prison

KurdPress - 2017-07-30 13:23
Turkey Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) Siirt deputy Besime Konca was released from prison on July 29 after the approval of her appeal against a 2.5-year prison sentence for disseminating terror propaganda. ...

2 HDP'linin milletvekilliği daha düştü

Rûpela Nû - 2017-07-28 00:01
2 HDP'linin milletvekilliği daha düştüDaha önce de HDP Van Milletvekili Figen Yüksekdağ ile HDP Diyarbakır Milletvekili Nursel Aydoğan'ın milletvekilliği düşürülmüştü. ...

Tuğba Hezer ve Faysal Sarıyıldız’ın vekillikleri düşürüldü

BAS News - 2017-07-27 15:23
BasNews- HDP Milletvekili Tuğba Hezer Öztürk ve Faysal Sarıyıldız’ın vekillikleri düşürüldü. HDP Van Milletvekili Tuğba Hezer Öztürk ve HDP Şırnak Milletvekili Faysal Sarıyıldız’ın vekillikleri düşürüldü.TBMM Genel Kurul’unda 2 HDP'li vekilin devamsızlık ...

HDP nationwide protests to continue until November

KurdPress - 2017-07-26 10:27
Turkey pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) deputies launched a series of protests on Tuesday that will continue until November 4, the anniversary of the detention of HDP Co-chair Selahattin Demirtas along with eight other party deputies, Turkish M ...

Pro-Kurdish HDP deputy faces loss of parliament seat

KurdPress - 2017-07-22 15:36
A Turkish parliamentary joint commission chaired by ruling Justice and Development (AKP) Istanbul Deputy Mustafa Sentop decided by a majority of votes to revoke the seat of Faysal Sariyildiz due to missing too many sessions of parliament. ...

2,000 More Female Yezidis Apply to Join Peshmerga

BAS News - 2017-07-20 17:35
ERBIL— Nearly 2,000 more Yezidi women and girls have applied to become Peshmerga, said the Yezidi commander of an all-female brigade for the Kurdish minority community. Speaking to BasNews on Thursday, Khatun Khidir, who commands the Roj (Sun) Force, sta ...

Erdogan calls Demirtas a terrorist

KurdPress - 2017-07-16 21:44
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Co-chairperson Selahattin Demirtas during a press conference on Saturday, the Diken news website reported. ...

HDP, CHP criticize Erdogan’s claim that Demirtaş is a terrorist

Waar Media - 2017-07-09 17:53
WAAR-DUHOK: Pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) and Republican People’s Party (CHP) have criticized President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, who said he perceived HDP Co-chairperson Selahattin Demirtaş to be a terrorist. The HDP released a statement on Sa ...

Erdogan calls Demirtas is a terrorist

KurdPress - 2017-07-09 10:47
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Co-chairperson Selahattin Demirtas during a press conference on Saturday, the Diken news website reported. ...

HDP's Leader Demirtaş to Attend Court Hearing in Ankara

BAS News - 2017-07-06 21:11
ERBIL — The co-chair of the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), Selahattin Demirtas, will attend his court hearing on Friday, for the first time since his arrest in November, 2016. Demirtas, who was arrested by the Turkish authorities on charges ...