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14 Kurdish politicians, activists referred to court for arrest in Diyarbakır - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-05-25 19:04

Rosa women's association vows to continue its fight

ANF - 2020-05-25 17:00
After the raid on the Rosa women's association and the arrest of several members, the institution announces that it will continue its fight against violence against women. An international hashtag campaign will take place on Thursday. ...

Iraq confirms arrest of top ranking Daesh member Nasser Al-Qardash – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2020-05-22 03:14

CPJ condemns arrest of journalists at Duhok protest

Rûdaw - 2020-05-21 01:19

Activists in Hamburg protest the Turkey's policy against Kurds

ANF - 2020-05-20 08:36
Activists in Hamburg protested the attacks on Zinî Wertê carried out by the Turkish state as well as the dismissal and arrest of HDP mayors. ...

Edwardsville police arrest man after stabbing | Times Leader

Timesleader - 2020-05-20 02:48

U.S. forces airdrop in E Syria, arrest suspected IS member - Xinhua |

Xinhuanet - 2020-05-19 17:02

Four deposed HDP mayors placed under house arrest

ANF - 2020-05-19 14:48
Four of the mayors of the HDP-run municipalities in Siirt, Baykan and Kurtalan, who were deposed and detained on Friday, have been placed under house arrest. Two others were released against reporting requirements. ...

Arrest of four more mayors in Turkey condemned | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-05-16 20:39

People in Siirt protest seizure of HDP municipality

ANF - 2020-05-16 16:07
People in Siirt protested the dismissal and arrest of the freely and democratically elected HDP co-mayors. ...

Appeal against the release of Kurdish politician Alınak

ANF - 2020-05-14 21:27
One day after the release of the Kurdish politician Mahmut Alinak from prison to house arrest, the public prosecutor's office in Kars appealed against the lifting of the arrest warrant. ...

La guerrilla arresta un agent secret turc que enviava les coordenades de les seves bases

KurdisCat - 2020-05-12 18:40
Les Hêzên Parastina Gel (Forces de Defensa Popular, HPG) han fet públic l’arrest d’un agent secret turc al Kurdistan de l'Iraq que enviava les coordenades de la guerrilla perquè es realitzessin atacs aeris turcs. Cotyar Muhsin va ser arrestat per espionat ...

HPG: An agent was arrested in Southern Kurdistan

ANF - 2020-05-12 08:27
HPG announced the arrest of an agent in Southern Kurdistan who passed on the coordinates of the guerrillas’ locations as a target for Turkish air raids. ...

Constitutional Court: Journalist İdris Sayılğan's Arrest Did Not Cause a Rights Violation - english

Bianet - 2020-05-08 08:05

Turkey issues new arrest warrant for journalist for covering intel officer funeral | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-05-03 10:47

Istanbul police arrest 11 activists marking May Day

ANF - 2020-05-01 08:14
In Istanbul, eleven activists of the Labour Movement Party (EHP) were arrested during the reading of a press release marking 1 May. ...

4 Armenian police officers charged and under arrest

NEWS - 2020-04-25 10:36

Kurdish Forces Arrest ISIS 'Health Minister' in Northeast Syria | Al Bawaba

Albawaba - 2020-04-13 21:48

Autocrats’ dilemma: You can’t arrest a virus | coronavirus outbreak News,The Indian Express

Indianexpress - 2020-04-13 10:07

Iraq's Kurdish region issues arrest warrants over funeral linked to surge in COVID-19 cases

Al Monitor - 2020-04-08 06:20

Internal security forces arrest antique smuggler in Tirbespiyê

ANF - 2020-04-07 18:30
In the North Syrian town of Tirbespiyê, internal security forces have apprehended a suspected smuggler of antiques. Among other things, the man was in possession of antique coins. ...

Lawyers of Demirtaş apply for his release from prison

ANF - 2020-04-03 17:36
The lawyers of Selahattin Demirtaş have requested the suspension of the arrest warrant. The 46-year-old politician suffers from hypertension and sleep apnea syndrome. He thus belongs to a risk group for Covid-19. ...

Turkish authorities arrest three influential Twitter users on terror charges | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-04-03 03:11

Four European legal associations ask Turkey to release judges

ANF - 2020-04-01 08:13
Four European Judges associations writes an open letter to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urging him "to include the imprisoned judges and prosecutors in the list of prisoners, whose sentences are to be given house arrest or are postoned." ...

US offers $15 million for information leading to arrest of Maduro

ANF - 2020-03-27 08:40
US Attorney General William Barr announced that his country will designate Venezuela as a state sponsoring terrorism. Instead of dealing with the coronavirus emergency president Trump is worried about Nicolas Maduro. ...

Nicolás Maduro: US charges Venezuelan president with 'narco-terrorism'

BBC - 2020-03-27 00:05
It also offers a $15m (£12.5m) reward for information leading to Nicolás Maduro's arrest. ...

Jang-Geo Editor-in-Chief’s arbitrary arrest by NAB: Amal Clooney’s law firm files appeal at UN | Top Story | | Karachi

Thenews - 2020-03-25 20:30

German police arrest man over high-speed rail tampering

BBC - 2020-03-22 01:26
The 51-year-old is accused of loosening bolts on a railway track just before a bridge outside Frankfurt. ...

Turkish forces arrest Syrian rebels fleeing from Idlib – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2020-03-21 16:24

KDP, PUK exchange tit-for-tat statements over ‘spy’ arrest, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2020-03-21 01:22
HEWLÊR/SLEMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) exchanged tit-for-tat statements on Friday accusing each other of wrongdoing after the Erbil Asayish arrested a man who they accused ...

‘Arrest is a Public Health Problem, Release Journalists Before It is Too Late’ - english

Bianet - 2020-03-20 13:13

John Profumo's great nephew kills himself after arrest fighting ISIS in Syria | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2020-03-20 11:57

Journalist with cancer to be released from prison

ANF - 2020-03-17 16:28
Kurdish journalist Devrim Ayik, who suffers from Crohn's disease and colon cancer, will be released from prison. The arrest warrant was lifted at the request of his lawyer, as Ayik belongs to the (high) risk group in the case of coronavirus infection. ...

My unlawful arrest has turned illegal, says Turkish businessman Kavala | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-03-17 06:19

Turkey issues new arrest warrant for jailed businessman Kavala - Reuters

Reuters - 2020-03-11 21:40

Protest in Istanbul for journalists in prison

ANF - 2020-03-10 12:22
Turkey Journalists' Union (TGS), protested in front of Çağlayan Courthouse against the continous arrest of journalist. ...

Istanbul police attack Feminist Night March and arrest many women

ANF - 2020-03-08 19:24
The governor of Istanbul banned the march of women to mark March 8. ...

Arrest warrant for Yeni Yaşam journalists

ANF - 2020-03-06 20:46
Mehmet Ferhat Çelik and Aydın Keser, editor-in-chief of Yeni Yaşam newspaper and editor Semiha Alankuş, were called for testimony and issued with an arrest warrant. ...

Journalist Ruken Demir released from prison

ANF - 2020-03-05 21:03
After more than three months in custody, the arrest warrant for Ruken Demir has been revoked. The trial against the MA correspondent on terror charges will continue at the end of April. ...

KMMK: We condemn the arrest of Daye Zeynab member of Kurdistan Peace Mothers

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2020-03-04 14:01
KMMK: Zeynab Esmali known as Daye Zeynab (translates into: mother Zeynab) a member of Kurdistan Peace Mothers, a women’s civil right movement, has been arrested on Thursday 26th of February 2020 by security forces of Islamic republic of Iran in Dewlan (De ...

Iranian Kurdish paralympic powerlifting champion Siamand Rahman dies at 31

E-Kurd - 2020-03-03 00:07
TEHRAN,— Kurdish powerlifter Siamand Rahman, who was born and raised in the Kurdish town of Shno in Iranian Kurdistan (Rojhelat), northwest Iran, died of a cardiac arrest on Sunday. He won gold medals at the 2012 summer Paralympics in London, 2016 summer ...

Kurdish journalists appeal for support after border arrest | Morning Star

Morningstaronline - 2020-03-02 19:45

Kurdish Journalist Niyaz Abdulla acquitted by Erbil court, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2020-03-02 01:39
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Journalist Niyaz Abdulla was acquitted by a court in Erbil in Iraqi Kurdistan on Sunday for lack of evidence after she was sued by Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani’s nephew, Matin Barzani. She was arrest ...

Saturday Mothers: Where is the body of Cüneyt Aydınlar?

ANF - 2020-02-29 16:09
At today's rally of the Saturday Mothers in Istanbul, the fate of Cüneyt Aydınlar has been asked. The 23-year-old student disappeared in February 1994 after his arrest by state forces. ...

Turkey's re-arrest of philanthropist signals alarm in Europe

Al Monitor - 2020-02-28 06:09

EU parliamentarians slam Turkey over Kavala re-arrest, seizures of municipalities | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-02-26 16:04

House of an elderly couple stormed with seven helicopters in Lice

ANF - 2020-02-25 16:45
With seven helicopters, the Turkish army landed in a village in Lice to arrest a man wanted for alleged "terror charges". Because he was not found, soldiers mistreated his 66- and 78-years old parents. ...

Local notables have information and what is being reported is false

SDF Press - 2020-02-25 14:03
Deira Zour-In cooperation with the International coalition, our forces launched yesterday, February 24, 2020, a joint large-scale operation in Al Shahel and Ziban region in the countryside of Deira Zour in order to arrest the secret cells of the terrorist ...

8th Ordinary Congress of PYD kicks off in Rimelan

ANF - 2020-02-24 09:35
The PYD, which has resisted a heavy wave of massacre, arrest and repression of the Baath regime since it was founded in 2003, is holding its 8th Ordinary Congress. ...

Fátima Aldrighett: Mexico police arrest suspects over girl's murder

BBC - 2020-02-21 02:56
A man and a woman are detained in connection with the death of seven-year-old Fátima Aldrighett. ...

'What has been imposed on Osman Kawala is torture!'

ANF - 2020-02-20 11:22
Reactions to the detention and new arrest of Osman Kawala are growing. ...

HDP MP: The government has lost all legitimacy

ANF - 2020-02-19 15:16
HDP MP Ayşe Acar Başaran said that the government had lost all legitimacy by issuing a renewed arrest warrant for civil rights activist Osman Kavala who had been acquitted yesterday. ...

New arrest warrant for Kavala acquitted earlier today

ANF - 2020-02-18 20:56
Renewed arrest warrant for Osman Kavala who was acquitted in Gezi trial earlier today. ...

HDP condemns arrest of Kurdish politician and writer Mahmut Alıak

ANF - 2020-02-18 20:37
The HDP issued a statement to condemn the arrest, for the tenth time, of Kurdish politician and writer Mahmut Alıak. The HDP demanded that the "political genocide operations be terminated". ...

Turkey's Erdogan says US arrest of guards involved in Washington brawl a 'scandal' - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

ABC - 2020-02-16 03:24

Kushner allowed Saudis to arrest Khashoggi – Middle East Monitor | The Union Journal

Theunionjournal - 2020-02-13 20:17

US, UK, Turkey urged to arrest UAE 'war crimes' suspects | News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2020-02-12 15:41

Turkey seeks arrest of 2 former aides to Saudi crown prince

13abc - 2020-02-11 03:52

HRW slams Turkey for removing elected Kurdish mayors

E-Kurd - 2020-02-08 16:01
ISTANBUL,— The Turkish authorities’ removal and arrest of democratically elected Kurdish mayors across Turkish Kurdistan, southeastern Turkey, violates voters’ rights, Human Rights Watch said on Friday. The Turkish government is intensifying its attack on ...

Human Rights Watch denuncia que Turquia viola els drets humans inhabilitant càrrecs electes kurds

KurdisCat - 2020-02-07 23:25
La inhabilitació i l'arrest de Turquia de diversos batlles kurds escollits democràticament al sud-est de Turquia violen els drets dels votants, segons Human Rights Watch (HRW). L'entitat prodrets humans amb seu a Nova York va dir que el govern turc intens ...

Iraq’s Sadr calls for arrest of anti-government protesters after PM appointed

E-Kurd - 2020-02-02 18:08
BAGHDAD,— Populist Iraqi Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr on Sunday called for Iraq’s security forces to arrest protesters blocking major roads in Baghdad and other cities. Sadr urged his Shiite followers to help security forces clear roads blocked during mo ...

Kurdish Civilian Arrested by Security Forces in Marivan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-02-02 03:35
A Kurdish Civilian Osman Delangiz was detained upon visiting the Marivan Intelligence office. He was taken to an unknown place after his arrest, an informed source told the Kurdistan Human Rights Network… The post Kurdish Civilian Arrested by Security For ...

Police arrest 10 ISIS suspects in Turkish capital Ankara: security

Kurdistan24 - 2020-02-01 13:56

Russia detains ex-policemen over reporter's drug arrest | Macau Business

Macaubusiness - 2020-01-30 00:48

No News Over the Fate of the Kurdish Detained Artist in Kamyaran

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-01-25 02:44
A week after the arrest of the Kurdish artist “Kambiz Asadi”, an artist and director of the music school “Dengi Chia” in Kamyaran, there is still no information available on his fate,… The post No News Over the Fate of the Kurdish Detained Artist in Kamya ...

Police Arrest 23 People for Smuggling 10,000 Kurds Into The UK | Al Bawaba

Albawaba - 2020-01-23 23:22

French and Dutch police arrest ring that smuggled 10,000 Kurds to Britain Continued sharp increase in dangerous crossing attempts to UK January 23, 2020

The National AE - 2020-01-23 02:02

European authorities arrest 23 for smuggling 10,000 Kurdish migrants into the UK | UK News | Sky News

SKY - 2020-01-22 23:43

Police arrest second man suspected in Amsterdam attorney's assassination | NL Times

Nltimes - 2020-01-21 21:09

Police raid Cairo offices of Turkish Anadolu News Agency, arrest at least 4 - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-01-17 17:59

Iraqi police arrest ISIS religious official in eastern Mosul

Kurdistan24 - 2020-01-17 03:27

Arrest warrant for NFL star Odell Beckham Jr

BBC - 2020-01-17 01:16
Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr is subject to an arrest warrant from New Orleans police on a charge of alleged simple battery. ...

Turkey revokes arrest warrant for newspaper owner | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-01-16 12:07

Iraqi forces arrest prominent ISIS ‘health official’ south of Mosul: Interior Ministry

Gulan Media - 2020-01-15 14:13

Police take woman into custody in Istanbul

ANF - 2020-01-15 10:42
A woman has been taken into custody in Istanbul, as a result of an operation which led to the arrest of 5 other women in Ankara. ...

MARDEF: Elif Kisa should be released immediately!

ANF - 2020-01-13 11:25
The Federation of Democratic Associations of Maras (MARDEF) demanded the immediate release of HDP Elbistan executive, Elif Kisa, who has been under arrest since 3 December 2019. ...

HDK condemns arrest of Assyrian priest

ANF - 2020-01-11 16:27
The Democratic Peoples Congress (HDK) Peoples and beliefs council issued a statement regarding the arrest of Priest Sefer Bileçen (Reverend Aho) who was detained with 10 people in Nusaybin, Mardin. ...

Turkey’s Assyrian community says arrest of priest ‘second Brunson case’ | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-01-11 15:25

Mesopotamian Freedom Party: Turkey is targeting Assyrian

ANF - 2020-01-11 15:20
MÖP (Mesopotamian Freedom Party) condemned the repression against Assyrians and the arrest of a priest and called on people to protest the Turkish state. ...

Police in Turkey arrest 7 ISIS suspects, including 5 Syrian nationals

Kurdistan24 - 2020-01-08 06:41

Civil Rights Activist Arrested in Marivan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-01-08 02:54
The officers affiliated with the Intelligence Department of Marivan Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) have raided the house of civil rights activist Aram Fathi family home, but they have not been able to arrest… The post Civil Rights Activist Arres ...

Ahval: Turkey issues arrest warrant for SDF commander Kobani

Justice for Kurds - 2020-01-01 23:01
Turkey issued an arrest warrant for the commander of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), Mazloum Kobani, on charges of plotting a bomb attack in the country’s capital Ankara, northern Iraqi news website Rudaw said. Kobani, also known as Ferhat ...

Turkey issues arrest warrant for SDF commander Kobani | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-12-31 09:35

Dutch police arrest suspect in Hague knife attack that wounded 3 teenagers

France24 - 2019-12-30 21:53

“To Bring ISIS Detainees Who Are In Rojava To Justice, Which Approach Is Best, An International Tribunal Or A Local Tribunal With International Supervision?”

Buyer Press - 2019-12-30 19:39
Buyer – Exclusive Prepared by: Ahmed Abu Alan After the final defeat of the Islamic State Organization (ISIS) by Syrian Democratic Forces ( SDF) and the Global coalition against ISIS, and after the surrender and arrest of thousands of them and placing th ...

Iraqi forces arrest 2 ISIS leaders in Mosul: Defense Ministry

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-28 17:34

Ferhat Encu: We won't give up our struggle for justice

ANF - 2019-12-28 11:24
Speaking on the 8th anniversary of the Roboski Massacre, HDP Ferhat Encu said: "From arrest to punishment, the State tried to make us give up the struggle [for justice] by constantly resorting to the judicial mechanism". ...

Turkey: Nearly a Dozen of Iraqi Nationals Arrested over Ties with IS

BAS News - 2019-12-27 18:40
ERBIL - Turkish police announced on Friday the arrest of nearly a dozen of Iraqi nationals over their alleged ties with the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group. Anadolu Agency cited police sources as explaining that 11 suspects were arrested in the Aegean ...

Sixty-year-old arrested on return to Serêkaniyê

ANF - 2019-12-25 15:28
Sixty-year-old Eyşê Ehmed returned to her village near Serêkaniyê after fleeing the Turkish attacks. There she was arrested by jihadists and placed under house arrest. ...

Turkish soldiers arrest almost all residents of a hamlet in Siirt

ANF - 2019-12-25 13:52
The Turkish regime’s political genocide practices against the Kurdish people continues unabated. ...

Kurdistan security arrest 2 Iranians smuggling drugs as Christmas gifts

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-25 08:07

Erbil Police Arrests Two Members of Drugs Band

BAS News - 2019-12-23 22:25
ERBIL - Police forces in Erbil announced on Monday the arrest of two members of a drugs band in the Kurdistan Region's capital Erbil. The Anti-Drug Directorate in Erbil said in a statement that the police forces managed on Sunday to arrest two Iranian pe ...

Police arrest dismissed pro-Kurdish mayor in Turkey’s southeast | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-12-20 15:29

Police hold gun to Sur co-mayor Buluttekin's head during arrest

ANF - 2019-12-20 10:45
As part of the political genocide operation, Sur Municipality co-mayor Filiz Buluttekin was detained in her home and the town hall was raided. While being detained, Buluttekin was pointed a gun to her head by police. ...

Iraq announces arrest of officials in Diyala on corruption charges

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-20 01:02

The State targets serious and real journalists

ANF - 2019-12-18 09:37
Speaking about the arrest of their colleague, Aziz Oruç, journalist organizations stated that the state targeted serious and real journalism. ...

Kurdish Writer Kept in Detention at Intelligence Department of IRGC

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-12-12 02:00
Mojgan Kavoosi, a Kurdish writer and cultural activist of Kelardasht, remains detained for further interrogation following a temporary arrest warrant issued by the Intelligence Unit of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC)… The post Kurdish Writer ...

Iraq issues arrest, interrogation warrants against ministers, lawmakers and governors

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-10 02:47

Iraq’s Integrity Commission Issues Arrest Warrant for Hundreds, Including Ministers

BAS News - 2019-12-09 13:04
ERBIL — Iraqi Integrity Commission ordered the arrest of 226 people, including several current and former ministers. According to a statement issued by the commission, arrest warrants were issued for two current ministers, and seven others who served as ...

Canada police arrest man previously detained in Turkey for joining ISIS

Reuters - 2019-12-06 23:49
Canadian police arrested a man on terror charges who was previously detained by Turkish authorities for being part of ISIS, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police said on Friday. ...
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