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Turkey court upholds conviction of prominent jailed Kurdish leader Selahattin Demirtas

Turkey court upholds conviction of prominent jailed Kurdish leader Selahattin Demirtas

E-Kurd - 2018-12-05 13:33
ANKARA,— A Turkish court on Tuesday rejected an appeal by jailed prominent Kurdish leader Selahattin Demirtas against his conviction for “terrorist propaganda”, his lawyer said, in a fresh blow to the prominent politician considered a potential rival to ...
Turkey court upholds conviction of prominent jailed Kurdish leader Selahattin Demirtas - E-Kurd

SDF Accuses Russia of Pushing Turkey to Attack Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2018-12-16 17:26
ERBIL - The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has accused Russia of pushing Turkey to attack the Syrian Kurdish forces in Manbij and the east of Euphrates, a report said in Sunday. "Russia has frozen the campaign on Idlib because Turkey pledged to ...

Turkey court orders top Kurdish politician Selahattin Demirtas to remain in custody

E-Kurd - 2018-12-14 15:06
ANKARA,— A Turkish court on Thursday ordered the continued detention of Top Kurdish politician Selahattin Demirtas despite a European rights court ruling calling for his release, an official from his political party said. The European Court of Human Righ ...

Turkey Defies Europe, Keeps Kurdish Leader in Prison

The Kurdish Project - 2018-12-06 09:28
Turkey defied on Friday a plea by European leaders to release the former leader of Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition from prison. The post Turkey Defies Europe, Keeps Kurdish Leader in Prison appeared first on The Kurdish Project. ...

Turkey upholds sentencing of Kurdish politician Demirtas

The Kurdish Project - 2018-12-06 09:28
A Turkish appeals court has upheld the "terror propaganda" conviction of a former co-leader and presidential candidate of Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition party. The post Turkey upholds sentencing of Kurdish politician Demirtas appeared first on The Kurdi ...

Turkey court upholds conviction of jailed Kurdish leader Demirtas | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2018-12-05 15:52

Turkey court upholds conviction of prominent jailed Kurdish leader – EURACTIV.com

Euractiv - 2018-12-05 11:54

Turkey court upholds conviction of prominent jailed Kurdish leader - The Edition

Edition - 2018-12-05 07:57

Turkey court upholds conviction of prominent jailed Kurdish leader

France24 - 2018-12-05 07:13

Turkish appeals court upholds conviction of top Kurdish politician

Al Monitor - 2018-12-04 22:28

Turkey court upholds conviction of prominent jailed Kurdish leader

Yahoo - 2018-12-04 18:29

Turkish court upholds jail sentence for jailed Kurdish politician Demirtaş | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-12-04 17:06

Turkish court rules to keep Kurdish leader Selahattin Demirtas in jail: lawyer

E-Kurd - 2018-11-30 15:55
ANKARA,— A Turkish court has ruled that the charismatic Kurdish leader Selahattin Demirtas remain in prison, his lawyer said on Twitter on Friday, after top EU officials last week called for the politician’s swift release, Reuters reported. On November 2 ...

Turkey court jails 3 for life over 2016 Ankara bombing claimed by Kurdish militants

The Defense Post - 2018-11-21 17:21
A Turkish court sentenced three people to life in prison over a 2016 suicide bombing in Ankara that killed 36 people and was claimed by Kurdish militant group TAK The post Turkey court jails 3 for life over 2016 Ankara bombing claimed by Kurdish militant ...

Lawyers Again Denied Meeting with PKK’s Abdullah Ocalan

BAS News - 2018-11-21 11:40
ERBIL — The Bursa Chief Public Prosecutor’s Office in Turkey has once again rejected an appeal by the lawyers to meet with the jailed leader of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) Abdullah Ocalan. According to news agencies close to the PKK, lawyers Cengi ...

European court urges Turkey to free Kurdish leader Selahattin Demirtas

E-Kurd - 2018-11-20 19:19
STRASBOURG, France,— Europe’s top rights court on Tuesday called on Turkey to release the Kurdish leader Selahattin Demirtas, who has been held for two years on “terror” charges — a call immediately rejected by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Dem ...

Turkey releases eight detained in probe of prominent rights activist: lawyers

Reuters - 2018-11-18 00:14
Turkish authorities released eight people who were detained on Friday under an investigation into jailed rights activist Osman Kavala and accused of following him in a bid to unseat the government through mass protests in 2013, their lawyers said. ...

German-Kurdish singer Hozan Cane jailed in Turkey on ‘terror’ charge

E-Kurd - 2018-11-16 13:30
ISTANBUL,— A German-Kurdish singer was sentenced on Wednesday to more than six years in prison in Turkey for membership of a terrorist organisation, her lawyer said. Saide Inac, who performs under the name Hozan Cane, was arrested in Turkey on June 23 wh ...

Turkey court sentences Kurdish MP to 18 months in jail

The Kurdish Project - 2018-11-09 04:18
The sentencing is the first against a lawmaker in the current legislative assembly which was sworn in after the June 2018 presidential and general elections. The post Turkey court sentences Kurdish MP to 18 months in jail appeared first on The Kurdish Pr ...