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CHP mayoral candidate for Siverek taken into custody

CHP mayoral candidate for Siverek taken into custody

ANF - 2019-03-31 16:51
CHP mayoral candidate Fatih Bucak has been taken into custody in Siverek. ...
CHP mayoral candidate for Siverek taken into custody - ANF

Police new political operation: 24 detained in Adana

ANF - 2019-04-30 09:36
24 people have been taken into custody in Adana following home raids in a new political genocide operation. ...

Economist and writer Sönmez detained

ANF - 2019-04-14 12:41
Economist and writer Mustafa Sönmez was taken into custody this morning for comments he posted on social media. ...

Opposition candidate for Istanbul rejects state broadcaster's vote count | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-04-02 15:27

Iraq: Basra Steps Up Efforts for Autonomy

BAS News - 2019-04-02 14:35
ERBIL — The provincial council in Iraq’s southern province held an extraordinary session on Tuesday to bring back the demand for autonomy into spotlight in the country and take concrete actions. The oil-rich province generates the largest revenue for Ira ...

‘Votes Still Being Counted in Istanbul Mayoral Race’

Waar Media - 2019-04-01 18:43
WAAR_DUHOK Votes are still being counted in the Istanbul metropolitan municipality race, said the mayoral candidate for Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party on Monday. Binali Yildirim told reporters that invalid votes cast on Sunday outnumb ...

2.500 votes for the HDP cancelled in Muş

ANF - 2019-04-01 10:50
Muş HDP co-mayoral candidate Sırrı Sakık stated that 2.500 valid votes for the HDP have been cancelled and they will appeal against it. ...

CHP'nin Siverek adayı Fatih Bucak darp iddiasıyla gözaltında

KRDnews - 2019-03-31 19:36
CHP'nin Siverek adayı Fatih Bucak darp iddiasıyla gözaltında Dilovan Kurtay 31/03/2019, Pa - 17:53 ...

CHP adayı Bucak gözaltına alındı

Nûpel - 2019-03-31 16:27
CHP Siverek Belediye Başkan Adayı Fatih Bucak “darptan” gözaltına alındı. Cumhuriyet Halk Partisi’nin (CHP) Urfa’nın Siverek İlçesi Belediye Başkan Adayı Fatih Bucak, AKP’nin ilçe belediye meclis üyesi adayı Nüsret Kaya’yı darp etmekten gözaltına alındı. ...

Turkey: AK Party Istanbul Candidate Votes In Local Polls

Waar Media - 2019-03-31 16:12
WAAR_DUHOK Binali Yildirim, ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party’s mayoral candidate for Istanbul, cast his ballot in Turkey’s local elections in Istanbul on Sunday. The elections are “festivals” of democracy, Yildirim told reporters after casting h ...

Turkey: CHP Candidate For Ankara Votes In Local Polls

Waar Media - 2019-03-31 16:12
WAAR_DUHOK Mansur Yavas, the mayoral candidate of the main opposition Republican People’s Party for the capital Ankara, cast his ballot in Sunday’s local elections in Ankara, Turkey. Speaking to reporters after voting, Yavas wished that election results ...

AK Party Ankara Candidate Votes In Turkish Local Polls

Waar Media - 2019-03-31 16:12
WAAR_DUHOK Mehmet Ozhaseki, the ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party’s mayoral candidate for the capital Ankara, cast his ballot on Sunday’s local elections in Ankara. Speaking to reporters after casting his ballot, Ozhaseki said everyone should res ...

HDP Kars co-mayor candidate Bilgen voted

ANF - 2019-03-31 09:09
HDP politician Ayhan Bilgen is the co-mayor candidate for Kars province. ...

Police operation target HDP in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-03-30 09:06
One day before the elections the police has launched a new operation targeting the HDP in Istanbul. Reports said 32 people have been taken into custody following raids in 127 homes. ...

Nine HDP and DBP executives remanded in custody in Iğdır

ANF - 2019-03-29 07:34
15 HDP and DBP executives who were taken into custody in Iğdır were taken to court after 12 days in custody. Nine of them were remanded in custody. ...

Three journalists taken into custody in Mardin

ANF - 2019-03-20 10:39
Repression against the Kurdish media continues in Turkey. ...

7 minors detained in Kızıltepe

ANF - 2019-03-06 21:39
7 minors were taken into custody after joining the opening of HDP election bureau in Kızıltepe. ...

Another journalist taken into custody

ANF - 2019-03-06 09:28
Mesopotamia Agency correspondent Semra Turan has been taken into custody. ...

Five HDP hunger strikers detained in Amed

ANF - 2019-03-03 21:20
Five people have been taken into custody following a raid in the HDP building in Amed where 6 members of the party, included Dersim Dağ MP are on hunger strike. ...