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Turkey: Police use unwarranted and excessive force against Istanbul Pride | Amnesty International

Turkey: Police use unwarranted and excessive force against Istanbul Pride | Amnesty International

Amnesty - 2019-07-01 16:16

Turkey: Police use unwarranted and excessive force against Istanbul Pride | Amnesty International - Amnesty

TURKEY – SYRIA Economic crisis and unemployment fuel attacks against Syrian refugees in Istanbul

Asianews - 2019-07-10 22:58

Turkey’s Opposition, Buoyed by Its Win in Istanbul, Faces a Long Road Ahead

Worldpoliticsreview - 2019-07-03 15:26

Istanbul Pride marchers teargassed by police

Telegraph - 2019-07-01 16:16

Autonomous Administration statement on Turkish massacre in Kortek

ANF - 2019-07-01 15:55
The Autonomous Administration called the Turkish state’s attacks, massacres and invasion attempts against Southern Kurdistan “a culture of insistence on methods and massacres the Turkish state can’t give up”. ...

Haftar’s forces accuse Turkey of backing chaos and terrorism in Libya | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-06-29 01:42

Turkey Warns It's Ready for Strike Against Syrian YPG | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-06-28 01:21

Turkey: 10 Migrants Die in Car Crash

BAS News - 2019-06-26 13:42
ERBIL — A vehicle carrying illegal migrants in northwestern Turkey crashed on Wednesday and killed at least ten people. The accident took place in Edirne province. It has left 30 other people with injuries. Officials said the vehicle failed to stop when ...

US to Attack Iran If It Targets "Anything American": Trump

BAS News - 2019-06-25 22:22
ERBIL - US President Donald Trump warned Iran on Tuesday that it would meet with "great and overwhelming force" if it targets anything belonging to Washington. "Any attack by Iran on anything American will be met with great and overwhelming force. In som ...

As new problems for Turkey pile up, Erdogan faces key challenge in Istanbul | Thomas Seibert | AW

Thearabweekly - 2019-06-25 11:04

Black Ethiopian Jews you should know (with video and links)

Seth Frantzman - 2019-06-25 09:31
Four years ago, in the Spring of 2015, anti-racism protests took place across Israel, culminating in clashes with police in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv. The size of the protests and […] ...

Will Turkey sacrifice US relations and the F-35 for Russian-made air defence? | The Strategist

Aspistrategist - 2019-06-24 22:56

12 HDP and DBP members detained in Izmir

ANF - 2019-06-19 13:30
Police detained 12 people following raids against HDP and DBP in Izmir. ...

Hong Kong protests: Police use tear gas on protesters

BBC - 2019-06-13 02:29
Violent clashes have broken out in Hong Kong amid protests against a controversial extradition bill. ...

HDP members detained in Hasankeyf tortured in police bus

ANF - 2019-06-12 12:56
HDP members detained in Hasankeyf were tortured in the police bus. The police battered detainees and shot tear gas into the vehicle. ...

“What happened in Kirkuk is the same as the attacks on Xakurke"

ANF - 2019-06-06 16:03
Political Observer Rauf said Turkey's intervention against Kirkuk and the attacks against Xakurke are not independent from each other and added: “They continue on with chaos and war so Kurds don’t achieve their rights and the region doesn’t have peace.” ...

UN chief condemns excessive force against Sudan protesters

Gulan Media - 2019-06-04 03:26

Turkey ‘criminalizing’ lawyers under terror laws: HRW

Rûdaw - 2019-06-03 18:55
Police have "threatened and intimidated lawyers" ...

Turkish state defeated in Serhat and Xakurke

ANF - 2019-06-02 16:52
Several armored vehicles were destroyed and 37 invaders were killed in actions by HGP/YJA Star and HBDH guerrillas against the Turkish army in Serhat and Xakurke. ...