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Lawyers Visit PKK's Ocalan Again

Lawyers Visit PKK's Ocalan Again

BAS News - 2019-05-23 14:09
ERBIL - Lawyers of the jailed leader of Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) Abdullah Ocalan, visited the Kurdish leader on Turkey’s Imrali Island on Wednesday. Turkish media reports said that the two lawyers will have regular meetings with Ocalan as Turkey ha ...
Lawyers Visit PKK\'s Ocalan Again - BAS News

HDP Apparently Rejects Ocalan’s Suggestion for Impartiality in Istanbul Elections

BAS News - 2019-06-21 00:44
ERBIL - Pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) has apparently rejected an alleged call from the jailed leader of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) Abdullah Ocalan who had reportedly urged the Kurdish party to remain impartial in the upcoming local elec ...

Ocalan Calls for HDP Impartiality in Istanbul Election

BAS News - 2019-06-20 22:50
ERBIL - The jailed leader of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) Abdullah Ocalan has called on the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) to stay impartial in the upcoming local elections in Istanbul on Sunday, state media claimed on Thursday evening. An ...

Masrour Barzani’s Message to the New President of Kurdistan Region

BAS News - 2019-06-10 16:34
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani congratulated Nechirvan Barzani on his inauguration as the new president of Kurdistan Region. Barzani said in an online statement that he hopes the new presidency will serve the nati ...

Turkey: Kurdish Lawmakers, Inmates End Hunger Strike after Ocalan’s Call

BAS News - 2019-05-26 16:29
ERBIL — Kurdish lawmakers and political prisoners across Turkey ended their hunger strike after jailed leader of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), Abdullah Ocalan, called for the termination of the strike. Lawmakers from Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) ...

PKK Leader Ocalan Calls for Hanger Strike Ending of Supporters

BAS News - 2019-05-26 13:30
ERBIL — The jailed leader of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), Abdullah Ocalan, has called on his supporters to end their hunger strike. “During the meeting, Ocalan insisted on his call for the termination of hunger strikes and death-fasts, which have achi ...

Iranian FM to Visit Iraq Amid Tensions with US

BAS News - 2019-05-24 12:37
ERBIL — Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif is scheduled to visit Iraq’s capital Baghdad as tensions between Tehran and Washington continue. A source from Iraqi prime minister’s office confirmed the report and said the visit will be in the next ...

AVUKATÊ ABDULLAH OCALANÎ ŞÎY ÎMRALÎ

Rûpela Nû - 2019-05-23 14:06
AVUKATÊ ABDULLAH OCALANÎ ŞÎY ÎMRALÎAvukatanê Serekê PKK Abdullah Ocalanî vizêr semedo ke şêrê Îmralî Wezaretîya Edeletî rê muracat kerdbî. ...

Parezerên Abdullah Ocalan jibo hevdîtine çûn Îmralîyê

Waar Media - 2019-05-22 13:13
WAAR_Amed: Li gor agahîyan serdozgerîya Bursa ye bersiva parezerên reberê girtî yê PKKê Abdullah Ocalan qebûl kir. Li ser vê biryarê parezerên Ocalan Rezan Sarıca û Newroz Uysal çûn Gemlik a navçeya Bursa ye u ji wêderê bi rêya keştîya fermî derbasî gira ...

Xelkê Amedê li ser biryara nû ya derbarê Ocalan de çi dibêjin?

Rûdaw - 2019-05-17 08:47
Wezareta Dadê ya Tirkiyê ragihandiye, derbarê rêberê girtî yê PKKê Abdullah Ocalan de biryareke nû hatiye dan ...

Turkey Lifts Visit Ban on PKK’s Ocalan

Gulan Media - 2019-05-17 00:06

Turkey lifts visit ban on jailed Kurdish PKK leader Ocalan, minister says

E-Kurd - 2019-05-16 23:27
ISTANBUL,— Turkey has lifted a ban on lawyers visiting jailed Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan, Justice Minister Abdulhamit Gul said on Thursday, two weeks after the first such visit was allowed since 2011. Ocalan is the founder and leader of the Kurdistan ...

WEZÎRÊ EDELETÎ: AVUKATÊ OCALANÎ EŞKENÊ ŞÊRÊ ÎMRALÎ

Rûpela Nû - 2019-05-16 18:30
WEZÎRÊ EDELETÎ: AVUKATÊ OCALANÎ EŞKENÊ ŞÊRÊ ÎMRALÎWezîrê Edeletî Abdulhamît Gulî aşkera kerd ke êdî avukatê Serekê PKK Abdullah Ocalanî eşkenê şêrê Îmralî û Serekê PKK Abdullah Ocalanî de bêrê têhet. ...

Wezîrê Dadê yê Tirkîyê Dibêje Qedexeya Hevdîtinê ya bi Ocalan re Hatiye Rakirin

Dengê Amerîka - 2019-05-16 17:08
Abdulhamît Gul dibêje ku wan qedexeya hevdîtinê ya bi rêberê PKK'ê Abdullah Ocalan re rakiriye ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Dangerous IS Member Captured in Anbar

BAS News - 2019-05-05 21:51
ERBIL - A dangerous insurgent of the Islamic State (IS) was captured on Sunday in the city of Fallujah, Anbar province. Iraqi media reports said that the militant was responsible for gathering information on the army troops during the military campaigns ...

Iraq Says It Foiled Dangerous Plot by IS

BAS News - 2019-05-05 00:52
ERBIL - Iraqi officials from the Ministry of Interior said on Saturday that they had foiled a dangerous plot by the Islamic State (IS) insurgents who were attempting to infiltrate into Iraq from neighboring Syria. Iraqi media reports said that the securi ...

Dust Storm in Iraq's Karbala: Death Toll Rises

BAS News - 2019-04-30 01:05
ERBIL - The death toll for the victims of a fierce dust storm in central Iraq has risen to five which scores more were also wounded, said the Ministry of Health in a statement on Monday evening. Earlier the day, Iraqi media reports said that two people w ...