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Turkey’s Jailed Kurdish leader Demirtas appears in court for first time

Turkey’s Jailed Kurdish leader Demirtas appears in court for first time

E-Kurd - 2018-01-12 23:13
ISTANBUL,— The jailed co-leader of Turkey’s main pro-Kurdish party on Friday appeared in court for the first time since his arrest in late 2016, insisting that his detention was unlawful. Selahattin Demirtas was given a hero’s welcome by supporters as he ...
Turkey’s Jailed Kurdish leader Demirtas appears in court for first time - E-Kurd

Ankara's rejection of Kurdistan referendum unites Iraq and Turkey Kurds

Kurdistan24 - 2018-02-09 00:16
The now imprisoned co-leader of Turkey's pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) Selahattin Demirtas gives an engraving of the city of Diyarbakir to Kurdistan Region's President Masoud Barzani during a visit by his party to Erbil, Kurdistan, Sept 21, ...

U.S. criticizes Turkey over military offensive in Kurdish-held northern Syria

Los Angeles Times - 2018-01-20 20:39
The Trump administration on Friday branded as “destabilizing” a Turkish military offensive against a Kurdish-held region in neighboring Syria, threatening to further inflame tensions between the U.S. and a NATO ally. But U.S. officials also scrambled to ...

Syria Kurdish party appeals to world against Turkish threats

FOX News - 2018-01-17 10:12
Syria's dominant Kurdish party is appealing on the international community to help ensure the security of a Syrian Kurdish enclave threatened by Turkey. ...

Turkey’s Erdogan threatens attack on Syrian Kurdish Afrin ‘in days ahead’

E-Kurd - 2018-01-15 01:08
ANKARA,— Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday threatened to attack the Kurdish town of Afrin in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria “in the days ahead” to clear it of “terrorists”. “We will continue our operations begun with Operation ...

Jailed leader of Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition makes first court appearance in 14 months - Channel NewsAsia

Channelnewsasia - 2018-01-13 15:01

Erdogan says Turkey will crush Kurdish militia in Afrin

Reuters - 2018-01-13 14:26
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday that Turkey's military incursion in northern Syria's Idlib province would crush Kurdish militia forces that control the neighboring region of Afrin. ...

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Dailystar - 2018-01-13 14:16

Homage to Demirtas: As he steps down, more leaders will rise

Kurdish Institute of Brussels - 2018-01-13 07:49
This article was published on The Region on 5 January 2018. Selahattin Demirtas, who is the co-leader of the ‘Peoples’ Democratic Party’ (HDP) in Turkey, will be stepping down from his position. This comes after a recent HDP party meeting where a letter f ...

Women allowed to attend football in Saudi Arabia for first time

Waar Media - 2018-01-13 04:49
WAAR-DUHOK: A Saudi Arabian football stadium will open its doors to women on Friday for the first time in the nation’s history. Friday’s Saudi Professional League game between Al-Ahli and Al-Batin, two clubs from Saudi Arabia’s western port city of Jedda ...

Jailed HDP co-leader Demirtas appears in court for first time

NRT - 2018-01-12 17:29

Jailed leader of Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition makes first court appearance in 14 months | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-01-12 17:26

Jailed pro-Kurdish leader appears in court for first time

Yahoo - 2018-01-12 16:56

Turkey's jailed Pro-Kurdish party leader appears before court for first time - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2018-01-12 15:02

Election co-chair of councils in Jaqmaq Town, its municipalities

ANHA - 2018-01-12 14:21
The Executive Body of the Constituent Councils of the Democratic Federation in North Syria was held a meeting for the members of the council of Jaqmq al-Khbeer town which is related to Rajo region to elect the co-chair of the town councils and the People' ...

HDP Co-Chair Demirtaş to Appear Before Judge for First Time

BAS News - 2018-01-11 23:10
ERBIL — Selahattin Demirtaş, pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) co-chair, is expected to appear before the court on Jan. 12 for the first time since his arrest. Demirtaş, who is currently in prison in the western province of Edirne, will stand t ...

The co–chairs of local councils: We will not fail in service of people

ANHA - 2018-01-07 12:54
A number of co-chairs of local councils in Girê Sipî /Tel-Abyed said that they will be as responsible as they are and will work hard in the new year, and called on all people to cooperate with them to improve the level of service and organization in the r ...

Abducted Turkish intelligence agents shed light on Turkey's approach to the Kurdish Question

The Region - 2018-01-07 00:46
Abducted Turkish intelligence agents shed light on Turkey's approach to the Kurdish Question ...

Turkey’s jailed Demirtas says to step down as Kurdish HDP party leader

E-Kurd - 2018-01-05 13:47
ANKARA,— The detained co-leader of Turkey’s third largest political party said on Thursday he would step down from his post at the party’s congress next month. Selahattin Demirtas, the charismatic co-chairman of the pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party ...

Iraqi’s PM meets spiritual leader of Yazidi community in Baghdad

Waar Media - 2017-12-18 12:24
WAAR-DUHOK: Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has vowed to pave the way for the safe return of the Yezidis displaced as the result of the ISIS war when he received the spiritual leader of the Yezidi community in Iraq, Baba Shekh, on Sunday. PM Abadi s ...

RojavaYouth Union in Aleppo renews promis of achievement of freedom Ocelan

ANHA - 2017-12-16 14:22
The Rojava Youth Union in Aleppo has promised to not stop struggle and demand the freedom of the leader of the Kurdish people, Abdullah Ocelan, until Ocelan's vision of peace and reconciliation between his people, who mocked everything for his freedom, du ...