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Turkish court rules letter criticising Turkey’s assault on Afrin was not terror propaganda | Ahval

Turkish court rules letter criticising Turkey’s assault on Afrin was not terror propaganda | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-08-11 03:15

Turkish court rules letter criticising Turkey’s assault on Afrin was not terror propaganda | Ahval - Ahvalnews

Syria ‘safe zone’ will alleviate Turkey’s ‘legitimate’ security concerns: Pentagon

Rûdaw - 2019-08-13 14:10
"We take Turkey’s legitimate security concerns seriously" ...

The Dark Side of Turkey’s Intelligence Community

E-Kurd - 2019-08-13 13:25
Michael Rubin | American Enterprise Institute Last week the US Embassy in Turkey released a statement that said Washington had reached an agreement to implement “initial measures to address Turkey’s security concerns” and to establish a “peace corridor” ...

"Muslim countries should stand against Turkey’s threats”

ANF - 2019-08-12 15:57
Religious scholar Heysem Xelil stressed the importance of resistance against the Turkish state’s threats of invasion and called on Muslim countries to stand against Turkey’s tyranny. ...

Turkey's Gambit On Syria Pays Off As Washington Discusses 'Peace Corridor' - Tsarizm

Tsarizm - 2019-08-09 14:37

Turkey’s gambit on Syria pays off as Washington discusses “peace corridor”

Seth Frantzman - 2019-08-08 02:34
Turkey’s Syria gambit show US responds to threats and strength By SETH J. FRANTZMAN For several days Turkey did what it has done before, it threatened to launch a military […] ...

Turkey’s threats of invasion help revive ISIS

ANF - 2019-08-07 17:05
In tandem with Turkey’s threats to invade North and East Syria, ISIS has recently increased their attacks in the region. The Pentagon has also pointed to ISIS activity, while internal security forces say the gangs take their orders from Turkey. ...

Turkish court prohibits 136 websites and social media accounts: monitor

E-Kurd - 2019-08-07 14:23
ISTANBUL,— A Turkish court has banned 136 websites and social media accounts mainly belonging to organizations and people critical of President Tayyip Erdogan’s government, a monitoring group said on Tuesday, fuelling criticism of state censorship. Biane ...

Constitutional court rules Turkish academics were wrongfully charged with terror propaganda | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-08-06 12:23

Turkey’s irresolute opposition gives Erdogan time to recover | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-08-06 02:44

Gire Spi youth: We are ready to stand against Turkey’s attacks

ANF - 2019-08-05 15:26
Gire Spi youth vowed to resist the Turkish state’s threats of invasion against North and East Syria. ...

“The world must fulfill duties against Turkey’s attacks”

ANF - 2019-08-01 15:36
The Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria called on the international public to fulfill their duties against Turkey’s attacks and stressed that all efforts in the current process should focus on the democratic solution to the Syrian crisis. ...

Turkish court rules academics’ rights violated in Kurdish letter case: Anadolu

E-Kurd - 2019-07-26 23:18
ISTANBUL,— Turkey’s highest court on Friday ruled the sentencing of nine academics for signing a letter in 2016 that called for an end to the conflict in the country’s southeast amounted to a violation of their rights, state-owned Anadolu agency said. Th ...

Turkish court rules academics' rights violated in Kurdish letter case: Anadolu - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-07-26 18:19

Appeal from South Kurdistan: Stop Turkish aggression!

ANF - 2019-07-18 12:20
Intellectuals, artists, journalists, workers, academics from South Kurdistan released a public letter about Turkey's attacks in the region and call on international opinion to not remain silent. ...