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Taksim Square in Istanbul closed to traffic

Taksim Square in Istanbul closed to traffic

ANF - 2019-05-01 09:27
Roads leading to Taksim Square in Istanbul have been closed to traffic by police today, Worker’s Day. ...
Taksim Square in Istanbul closed to traffic - ANF

4 hunger strike activists in Strasbourg hospitalized

ANF - 2019-05-26 21:17
Four activists in Strasbourg have been hospitalized following a medical examination. ...

10 hunger strike and death fast activists hospitalized in Amed

ANF - 2019-05-26 15:47
10 prisoners on hunger strike and death fast in Amed, have been taken to hospital after ending their actions. ...

Halfeti people: We were tortured in custody

ANF - 2019-05-24 14:17
10 more of the persons detained in Halfeti have been released. The victims spoke about the torture. ...

Transfer of funds to ISIS under police supervision

ANF - 2019-05-21 13:57
SDF prisoner Sahab Ahmed Abdullatif spoke about ISIS transfers of funds from Deir Ez Zor to Turkey and to European and Gulf states from Turkey have been done under the supervision of the Turkish police and the MIT since 2017. ...

Mothers returned to Esenyurt despite police harassment

ANF - 2019-05-20 08:19
The mothers were once again harassed by police who told them to leave as isolation has been lifted. ...

Two Sisters Stabbed to Death by Family Members in Iranian Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-05-08 23:45
ERBIL - Two sisters were stabbed to death by their father and a brother in the Iranian Kurdistan on Wednesday evening, a monitoring group confirmed. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights said that the incident took place in the Kurdish city of Sanandaj on ...

Woman and child rescued by SDF reach Yazidi House

ANF - 2019-05-04 17:02
A Yazidi woman and a child rescued from ISIS by the SDF in Baghouz have been handed over to the Yazidi House. ...

Police brutality against families in Istanbul, Amed and Sirnak

ANF - 2019-05-02 13:30
Turkish police attacked families of prisoners as they held sit-ins in Istanbul and Amed and stopped a press statement to be held in front of the Sirnak Type T Closed Prison. ...

Taksim'e çıkmak isteyenlere müdahale edildi, 10 gözaltı | Dutzende Festnahmen bei Protesten zum 1. Mai in Istanbul

WDR - 2019-05-01 17:35
1 Mayıs Emek ve Dayanışma Günü’nde polis tarafından bariyerlerle kapatılan Taksim Meydanı’na ulaşmaya çalışan gruplara polis müdahale etti. Polis, yaşanan arbedenin ardından 10 kişiyi gözaltına aldı. | Bei Protesten zum Tag der Arbeit hat es in Istanbul D ...

17 people were detained on their way to Taksim for Workers’ Day

ANF - 2019-05-01 09:58
17 people were detained as they tried to reach Taksim Square where they intended to celebrate 1 May, Workers’ Day. ...

With white headscarves for the Workers’ Day in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-04-29 17:12
The HDP called for participation in the central rally on May 1, Workers’ Day in Istanbul. ...

Gözler YSK’de: İstanbul için son karar bu hafta verilecek | Entscheidung der Wahlkommission zur Neuwahl in Istanbul noch in dieser Woche erwartet

WDR - 2019-04-29 16:11
AKP ile MHP’nin İstanbul’daki seçim sonuçlarına itirazları sonrası gözler YSK’de. Bugüne dek bazı ara kararlar veren YSK’nin son kararını da bu hafta içinde vermesi bekleniyor. | Zwei Wochen nach der Bürgermeisterwahl in Istanbul hatte die türkische Wahlk ...

‘Vengeance Team’ claims the actions in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-04-29 16:03
Many cars have been set on fire in Istanbul. ...

Mothers in Gezbe harassed by police once again

ANF - 2019-04-28 19:13
The sit-in organised by relatives of prisoners in hunger strike in Gebze has been once again blocked by the regime's police. ...

AKP Police putting Taksim Square under siege

ANF - 2019-04-28 16:11
The AKP regime has already begun to militarise Taksim Square in Istanbul in order to prevent any celebration there on Workers’ Day. ...

Repression increased in Silivri Prison in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-04-27 14:03
About 200 PKK prisoners are on hunger strike there demanding the end of isolation in Silivri Prison, in Istanbul. ...

Mothers of hunger strikers organised sit-in in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-04-26 10:15
The mothers of the hunger strikers held a sit-in in Esenyurt Square in Istanbul after being attacked by police on previous days. ...

No Workers' Day celebration in Taksim square

ANF - 2019-04-25 10:33
The request made by trade unions to use Taksim Square in Istanbul to celebrate Workers’ Day, was rejected by Istanbul Governor. ...

The murder of a woman in Norway by her ex-husband.

Roji Kurd - 2019-04-03 00:02
A young Iranian Kurdish woman in the country of Norway was murdered by her former husband’s. On 1th April 2019, a young woman with name”Soheila Gogani”from Naghadeh city was murdered by her ex-husband in Strømmen city,Norway,Kurdistan Human Right Organiza ...