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Turkey’s jailed Kurdish leader Ocalan meets lawyers for first time since 2011

Turkey’s jailed Kurdish leader Ocalan meets lawyers for first time since 2011

E-Kurd - 2019-05-06 18:57
ISTANBUL,— The Kurdish leader of Turkey’s militant Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), Abdullah Ocalan, has met his lawyers for the first time in eight years, one of them said on Monday. “This is the first meeting with the lawyers since 2011. The meeting last ...
Turkey’s jailed Kurdish leader Ocalan meets lawyers for first time since 2011 - E-Kurd

KCK on Ocalan’s Message: Demands of the Resistance Not Met

BAS News - 2019-05-07 13:28
ERBIL — Kurdistan Communities Union (KCK), the umbrella group which includes the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), has responded to a message sent out by the jailed leader Abdullah Ocalan from his prison on Turkey’s Imrali island, saying that their demands ...

Jailed PKK leader Ocalan 'wants SDF to avoid conflict in Syria'

Al Jazeera - 2019-05-07 06:05
Ocalan, who met lawyers first time in eight years, calls on Kurdish-led SDF to consider Turkish sensitivities in Syria. ...

Why did Turkey allow jailed Kurdish leader to meet lawyers after long pause?

Al Monitor - 2019-05-06 23:12

Ocalan says conflict in Syrian Kurdistan should be avoided: lawyers

E-Kurd - 2019-05-06 21:17
ISTANBUL,— Lawyers for Turkey’s imprisoned Kurdish leader and the head of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) Abdullah Ocalan said that they met with their client on May 2 in Imrali prison near Istanbul for the first time since 2011. Two of Ocalan’s lawyers r ...

Jailed PKK leader meets lawyers for first time since 2011 | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-05-06 20:48

Lawyers visit PKK leader Ocalan for first time since 2011

Gulan Media - 2019-05-06 18:08

PKK’s Ocalan Sends a Message form Prison

BAS News - 2019-05-06 15:48
ERBIL - Lawyers of Abdullah Ocalan, the jailed leader of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) held a conference on Monday to read their client’s message to the public. The lawyers were allowed to meet with Ocalan for the first time since 2011. The meeting took ...

Turkish Kurd leader Ocalan meets lawyers for first time since 2011 | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-05-06 15:04

Lawyers Meet PKK Leader Ocalan for First Time in 7 Years

BAS News - 2019-05-06 14:39
ERBIL — Lawyers were allowed to meet the jailed leader of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) Abdullah Ocalan for the first time since 2011. The meeting took place on 2nd May on Turkey’s Imrali Island, where the Kurdish politician is being held since 1999, ac ...

Lawyers visit PKK's Ocalan for first time in eight years

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-06 13:59

Lawyers visit PKK leader Ocalan for first time since 2011

Rûdaw - 2019-05-06 13:20

In Turkey, PKK Weakened but Vows to Step Up Attacks in Spring

Frederike Geerdink - 2019-05-04 00:07
According to statements issued by the Turkish government in early 2019, more than 10,000 Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) fighters have been ‘neutralized’ since the end of the so-called ceasefire between the two sides in the summer of 2015, and only 700 fig ...

Turkish Jets Again Strike Border Areas of Duhok

BAS News - 2019-04-30 16:23
ERBIL — Turkish warplanes once again on Tuesday (30th April) bombed the border areas of Kurdistan Region in Duhok province. Turkey carries out regular bombardments in the region, allegedly targeting Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) positions. Today’s airst ...

IS leader appears in video for first time in 5 years

FOX News - 2019-04-30 06:47
The leader of the Islamic State group has appeared for the first time in 5 years in a video released by the extremist group's propaganda arm. ...

Turkey is Ready for Another Military Operation in Syria: Erdogan

BAS News - 2019-04-08 16:33
ERBIL — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that his country’s army was ready to conduct another military operation into neighboring Syria. Erdogan has been threatening to kick off the offensive so to remove the Kurdish forces from its ...