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As 1,000 Syrians arrested in Turkey, crackdown fears intensify | Middle East | Al Jazeera

As 1,000 Syrians arrested in Turkey, crackdown fears intensify | Middle East | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-08-05 03:19

As 1,000 Syrians arrested in Turkey, crackdown fears intensify | Middle East | Al Jazeera - Aljazeera

ABD, Hürmüz Boğazı için asker istedi

Middle East News - 2019-08-10 07:39
Güney Kore'de yayın yapan Yonhap haber ajansı, ABD’nin Güney Kore'den Hürmüz Boğazı'na asker göndermesi için talepte bulunduğunu yazdı. ...

German soldier arrested in Turkey: German media

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-09 18:43

'Positive': Turkey says happy with US talks on Syria safe zones

Al Jazeera - 2019-08-07 19:48
Turkey has previously said it was contemplating military intervention in northern Syria against the Kurdish YPG. ...

A Kurdish Civilian Arrested in Kamyaran

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-08-07 02:00
Borhan Kamangar, a Kurdish civilian from Kamyaran, was arrested by security forces yesterday at his workplace and transferred to an unknown location. He is a member of the “Coral” band as well… The post A Kurdish Civilian Arrested in Kamyaran appeared fi ...

Syrians in Turkey allegedly sent home amid crackdown on migrants - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-08-07 00:17

More Kurdish Civilians Arrested in Marivan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-08-03 02:01
Following further arrests of Kurdish activists and civilians in the city of Marivan, two other civilians “Shaho Akhtar Kawan” and “Hamdi Akhtar Kawan” have been arrested after being summoned to the Marivan’s… The post More Kurdish Civilians Arrested in M ...

Officials deny Syrian deportation reports as anti-refugee sentiments grow in Turkey

Al Monitor - 2019-07-31 11:36

A Kurdish Civil Activist Arrested in Marivan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-07-31 02:00
“Parvin Adwai”, a civil activist, was arrested by security forces at her home in Marivan a few days ago. A reliable source in the city of Marivan has told Kurdish Human Rights… The post A Kurdish Civil Activist Arrested in Marivan appeared first on KHRN. ...

8 terrorists were arrested during raids in Deira Zour

SDF Press - 2019-07-30 14:04
Deira Zour – With the support of the special forces of Deira Zour military council, the Anti-terrorists Units (HAT) arrested eight ISIS terrorists after conducting raids in the early hours on Tuesday, July 30, 2019 in the villages of Ziban, Shahal and Al ...

Hiking 1,000 meters above southeastern Turkey's Bercelan

Rûdaw - 2019-07-29 10:07
About 75 people from Turkey and other places summited ...

6,000 migrants arrested in Istanbul crackdown

Rûdaw - 2019-07-24 21:44
Hundreds of Syrian refugees reportedly sent back to Syria ...

Access to almost 55,000 websites blocked in Turkey in 2018

ANF - 2019-07-22 13:15
The report shows that prior to 2018, access to a total of 190,922 domain names and websites were blocked in Turkey. ...

Iraqi Kurdish tourists beaten, arrested in Turkey for posing with Kurdistan flag

E-Kurd - 2019-07-20 06:09
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdish tourists were beaten by a group of locals in Turkey’s Trabzon province bordering the Black Sea on Thursday. Nine people were detained then released by Turkish authorities on Friday. Immediately, Kurds ...

Seven Kurdish Civilians Arrested in Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-07-20 02:01
Following further arrests of Kurdish civilians and activists during the past few days, seven other Kurdish civilians have been arrested in Orumiyeh, Shahin Dezh, Takab, Mahabad and Sanandaj. Kurdistan Human Rights Network… ...

Five Kurdish Activists Arrested in Marivan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-07-18 02:01
Five Kurdish activists were arrested in Marivan and surrounding villages transferred to an unknown location by security forces affiliated with the Marivan intelligence Office and . A reliable source from Marivan has… ...

Who can and cannot say ‘Kurdistan’ in Turkey: a guide

E-Kurd - 2019-07-16 21:36
ISTANBUL,— The word “Kurdistan” was censored in the Turkish translation of Paulo Coelho’s book, “Eleven Minutes”. What is always most dangerous is that Kurds saying “Kurdistan.” So, what happens when you say the word in Turkey? A five-member Iraqi Kurdis ...

Book censoring ‘Kurdistan’ word to be pulled off the shelves in Turkey

E-Kurd - 2019-07-15 15:41
ISTANBUL,— After it has been revealed that the word “Kurdistan” was censored in the Turkish translation of Paulo Coelho’s book Eleven Minutes, the Can Publishing House in Turkey has announced that the book will be pulled off the shelves. Saadet Özen tran ...

Human Rights in Turkey discussed at UN

ANF - 2019-07-13 10:50
The International Union for the Protection of Rights and Freedoms (AIDL) promoted a conference titles ”Prisons in Turkey, Human Rights and Torture crimes" at the United Nations (UN) building in Geneva. ...

Torture in Turkey: "Violence is legitimized by the state"

ANF - 2019-07-07 12:53
Human rights lawyer and activist Eren Keskin comments on the rise in torture incidents in Turkey for ANF. According to her, it is clear that the state legitimizes this violence. ...