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HDP released report on March 31 local elections

HDP released report on March 31 local elections

ANF - 2019-03-29 13:18
People of Turkey and North Kurdistan will be going to the polls for local elections on March 31. ...
HDP released report on March 31 local elections - ANF

ÖHD Prison Commission announced report on hunger strikes

ANF - 2019-04-09 09:46
The members of the Istanbul Branch of Jurists for Freedom (ÖHD) Prison Commission announced their report on the situation of prisoners in Marmara region on hunger strike at the Istanbul branch of the Human Rights Association (İHD). ...

KCK: AKP-MHP fascism was defeated on March 31

ANF - 2019-04-03 17:33
KCK: It wasn’t just an election won on March 31, it was AKP-MHP fascism that was defeated. The process after this should be to ensure the removal of this government through anti-war, democratic policies. ...

Six takeaways from Turkey's March 31 local elections thus far | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-04-01 17:03

Erdogan’s AKP suffered a blow in Turkey’s local elections

E-Kurd - 2019-04-01 13:23
ANKARA,— Turkey’s Tayyip Erdogan suffered stunning setbacks in local elections as his ruling AK Party lost control of the capital Ankara for the first time since the party’s founding in 2001, and was on course to lose the biggest prize of all, Istanbul. ...

IHD published preliminary report on violations on elections day

ANF - 2019-04-01 09:31
Many violations have been reported in Kurdistan and Turkey during the local elections. ...

Turkey’s Vice President Casts Ballot In Local Elections

Waar Media - 2019-03-31 16:12
WAAR_DUHOK Turkey’s Vice President Fuat Oktay cast his ballot in the capital Ankara on Sunday in local elections. Speaking to reporters after casting his ballot, Oktay said he hopes they will continue their way with a stronger and a more stable Turkey on ...

Turkey to increase security for March 31 local elections | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-03-31 15:38

Turks begin voting in local polls which Erdogan could lose in big cities

E-Kurd - 2019-03-31 11:55
ANKARA,— Turks began voting on Sunday in local elections that President Tayyip Erdogan has described as a matter of survival for the country. Erdogan, who has dominated Turkish politics for more than 16 years thanks to strong economic growth and supreme ...

Voting continues in Serhat region

ANF - 2019-03-31 11:21
People of Turkey and North Kurdistan are voting for local elections today. ...

Turkey will solve Syria issue ‘on the field’ after elections, Erdogan says

E-Kurd - 2019-03-30 18:49
ANKARA,— Turkey will solve the Syria issue “on the field” after Sunday’s local elections, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday, as he sought to drum up support for his AK Party in the vote. Turkey has carried out two cross-border operations against ...

HDP convoy blocked by the police in Van

ANF - 2019-03-30 15:39
Repression against the HDP continues in Turkey and North Kurdistan. ...

Appeal from HDP former co-chair Demirtaş: Go to the polls

ANF - 2019-03-29 11:51
Selahattin Demirtaş told HDP voters: “You are to determine this election. Strategic votes will be an indicator of our strength. Go to the polls.” ...

Kurdish votes will be crucial in Turkey’s local elections

E-Kurd - 2019-03-25 21:44
ISTANBUL,— Millions of Kurdish votes will be crucial in determining the fate of Turkey’s March 31 local elections, as a pro-Kurdish party has made the strategic decision to send votes to an opposition rival to challenge the ruling party in key races in I ...

Kurds to be key swing vote in Turkey's local elections

Washington Times - 2019-03-25 02:39
ISTANBUL (AP) - Millions of Kurdish votes will be crucial in determining the fate of Turkey's March 31 local elections, as a pro-Kurdish party has made the strategic decision to send votes to an opposition rival to challenge the ruling party in key races ...

HDP’s Temelli: They will be condemned at the polls

ANF - 2019-03-16 11:26
HDP Co-chair pointed out that Leyla Güven and the other hunger strikers are fasting for justice, peace and democracy. ...

HDP’s Yagizay: Harshest EP report on Turkey in 14 years

ANF - 2019-03-14 16:45
HDP Representative for the Council of Europe Faik Yagizay and HDP Representative for the European Union Eyup Doru spoke about the report on Turkey which was voted on at the European Parliament yesterday evening. ...

Maduro Calls For ‘Anti-Imperialist’ Rallies on March 9

Waar Media - 2019-03-06 12:13
WAAR_DUHOK Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro urged his supporters Tuesday to attend “anti-imperialist” rallies on March 9, the same day that anti-government marches will be held by the opposition. Speaking at a ceremony to commemorate the sixth anniver ...

Kurdstan Flag to be Raised in Canada on Habaja Anfal Anniversary

BAS News - 2019-03-02 21:45
ERBIL - The Kurdistan flag will be raised in the Canadian city of Toronto on March 16 in tribute to victims of the Kurdistan Region's Halabja genocide. The event will be held at Toronto City Hall to remember the thousands of civilians who were killed by ...