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Tortured Kurdish politician jailed after 10 days in custody

ANF - 2020-07-07 15:25
Kurdish politician and activist Rojbin Çetin was imprisoned after 10 days in custody. ...

Minors jailed in Bismil

ANF - 2020-07-02 20:40
The Turkish regime’s political genocide against the Kurdish population continues. ...

‘Solidarity selfie’ campaign for jailed HDP members in Australia

ANF - 2020-07-02 13:35
‘Solidarity selfie’ campaign draws support for persecuted Kurdish mayors and MPs in Turkey. ...

‘Solidarity selfie’ campaign for jailed HDP members in Sydney

ANF - 2020-07-02 13:09
‘Solidarity selfie’ campaign draws support for persecuted Kurdish mayors and MPs in Turkey. ...

Turkey’s top court says jailed Kurdish leader's rights to freedom violated | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-06-19 09:25

HDP not part of opposition alliance, says jailed Kurdish politician Demirtaş | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-06-13 16:48

Turkey: More elected Kurdish MPs and mayors removed from office and jailed

Green Left Weekly - 2020-06-10 19:50
DemocracyPeter BoyleIssue 1268TurkeyPeople's Democratic Party (HDP)local electionsTurkey's war on KurdistanJune 4, 2020In further attacks on democracy by Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, two Kurdish MPs – Leyla Güven and Musa Farisoğulları – were ...

Jailed Kurdish Political Prisoner Refused Hospitalization For COVID-19

Radiofarda - 2020-06-07 22:03

Kurdish journalist jailed for sending money to a friend in prison

ANF - 2020-05-24 11:15
Journalist Rojhat Doğru has been arrested in Amed on terrorism charges. He is accused of having sent money to a friend in prison. ...

Journalists Jailed Covering Kurdish Protests | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2020-05-21 23:38

International campaign for Kurdish musician jailed in Turkey

ANF - 2020-05-19 18:52
An international campaign has been launched to demand the release of the Kurdish musician Nûdem Durak, who has been imprisoned in Turkey since 2015. ...

Turkey's main pro-Kurdish party replaces jailed chief

France24 - 2020-05-17 11:58

HDP co-mayor of Altınova jailed

ANF - 2020-05-17 10:56
The Turkish regime’s political genocide against the Kurdish people and their elected representatives continue unabated. ...

Jailed PKK leader Ocalan calls for Kurdish unity in first phone call with family: brother | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-04-29 03:41

Pro-Armenian, pro-Kurdish Turkish philanthropist jailed in Turkey - Panorama | Armenian news

Panorama - 2020-04-17 10:51

Pro-Armenian, pro-Kurdish Turkish philanthropist jailed in Turkey – Panorama | Armenian American Reporter

Reporter - 2020-04-17 00:13

Pro-Armenian, Pro-Kurdish Turkish Philanthropist Jailed in Turkey | Asbarez.com

Asbarez - 2020-04-15 00:45

Pro-Armenian, Pro-Kurdish Turkish Philanthropist Jailed in Turkey

Armenianweekly - 2020-04-14 00:27

Jailed journalist: No Corona prevention in prisons

ANF - 2020-03-17 13:54
Kurdish journalist Nedim Türfent contradicts the government’s claims that preventive measures against the corona virus have been taken in Turkish prisons. ...

RTL Today - Writing behind bars: Jailed Kurdish leader becomes literary star behind bars

RTL - 2020-03-15 01:54

New call for the release of Kurdish poet İlhan Sami Çomak jailed in Turkey for 26 years · Global Voices

Globalvoices - 2020-03-13 16:55

Two HDP executives jailed in Mardin

ANF - 2020-03-06 19:04
The Turkish state’s political genocide operations against the Kurdish people and their elected representatives continue unabated. ...

Jailed Kurdish leader becomes literary star behind bars, Arts News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2020-03-04 01:13

Jailed Kurdish leader becomes literary star behind bars | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-03-03 02:19

Jailed Kurdish leader becomes literary star behind bars

Yahoo - 2020-03-02 17:31

Jailed Kurdish leader becomes literary star behind bars | World | thenews.com.pk | Lahore

Thenews - 2020-03-01 18:53

Jailed Kurdish leader becomes literary star behind bars - RFI

RFI - 2020-02-29 12:24

Jailed Kurdish leader becomes literary star behind bars - France 24

France24 - 2020-02-29 07:50

French man, 31, is jailed for smuggling three Kurdish Iraqis into Britain | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2020-02-23 23:18

Kurdish politician Mahmut Alinak jailed

ANF - 2020-02-17 17:43
Kurdish politician and writer Mahmut Alinak has been imprisoned in the Kars province. He is accused of membership to a terrorist organisation. ...

Istanbul Mayor Rejects Criticism over Sales of Jailed Kurdish Politician’s Books - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2020-01-23 22:01

13 people including an HDP member jailed in Amed

ANF - 2020-01-23 18:01
The Turkish regime’s political genocide operations against the Kurdish people and their elected representatives continue unabated. ...

Istanbul mayor rejects criticism over sales of jailed Kurdish politician’s books | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-01-15 14:11

Jailed Kurdish leader’s storybook makes its Istanbul debut | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-01-14 07:41

Eight people jailed, two others detained in Amed

ANF - 2020-01-13 19:19
The Turkish regime’s political genocide operations against the Kurdish people and their elected representatives continue unabated. ...

Jailed former leader of pro-Kurdish HDP fined for insulting Erdoğan | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-01-08 00:52

Jailed co-mayor of Bulanık transferred to Maraş

ANF - 2019-12-29 14:38
Democratically elected political representatives of the Kurdish people are systematically imprisoned and transferred to jails far away from their hometowns and constituencies. ...

Jailed Kurdish politician Demirtaş refuses to call for release citing gov’t plot | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-12-17 03:47

Journalist remains in custody, two HDP members jailed in Ağrı

ANF - 2019-12-13 16:21
The Turkish regime’s political genocide campaign against the Kurdish population continues. ...

Kurdish artist jailed following a concert in Dersim

ANF - 2019-12-10 16:22
The Turkish regime’s political genocide operations against the Kurdish population continue increasingly. ...

Turkish government blocks care of Kurdish HDP’s jailed ex-leader Demirtaş - World Socialist Web Site

WSWS - 2019-12-10 07:54

Wife of ailing, jailed Kurdish leader Demirtas relays message after visit

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-08 16:30

Jailed Kurdish leader taken to Turkish hospital days after falling ill: lawyer - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-12-04 13:12

Medical check for jailed Kurdish politician Demirtaş a week after collapse | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-12-03 15:53

Lawyer says jailed Kurdish leader must be sent to hospital | Your Valley

Yourvalley - 2019-12-03 09:19

Turkey's Jailed Kurdish Leader Demirtas Taken to Hospital After Collapse

Theglobepost - 2019-12-03 02:10

Jailed Kurdish leader taken to Turkish hospital days after falling ill: lawyer

Yahoo - 2019-12-03 01:55

Lawyer says jailed Kurdish leader must be sent to hospital :: WRAL.com

WRAL - 2019-12-03 01:37

Lawyer Says Jailed Kurdish Leader Must be Sent to Hospital | Newsmax.com

Newsmax - 2019-12-02 23:44

Jailed pro-Kurdish leader unwell but not taken to hospital -...

Trust - 2019-12-02 23:34

Jailed pro-Kurdish leader unwell but not taken to hospital: lawyer - Egypt Independent

Egyptindependent - 2019-12-02 22:52

Jailed Kurdish leader Demirtas taken to Turkish hospital days after falling ill: lawyer

E-Kurd - 2019-12-02 21:41
ISTANBUL,— The jailed former head of Turkey’s pro-Kurdish party was taken to hospital on Monday, his party said, after he lost consciousness last week following chest pains. One of Turkey’s best known politicians, Selahattin Demirtas has been in jail for ...

Turkey denies medical treatment to jailed Kurdish politician Demirtaş, his lawyer says | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-12-02 20:29

Jailed Kurdish Leader in Turkey Sent to Hospital for Tests | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-12-02 19:57

Jailed Kurdish leader in Turkey sent to hospital for tests - StarTribune.com

Startribune - 2019-12-02 18:10

Jailed Kurdish leader taken to Turkish hospital days after falling ill - lawyer - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-12-02 17:18

Jailed pro-Kurdish leader unwell but not taken to hospital: lawyer - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-12-02 13:54

Five young people jailed in Van

ANF - 2019-11-29 12:50
Political genocide operations against the Kurdish people have remarkably increased during recent weeks. ...

16,300 members of Turkey’s Kurdish HDP party detained, 3,500 jailed since 2015: deputy

E-Kurd - 2019-11-29 12:00
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey Kurdistan,— A total of 16,300 members of the Turkey’s Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) have been detained while 3,500 others have been sent to jail since 2015, according to HDP deputy Mehmet Rüştü Tiryaki, the Mezopotamya n ...

Kurdish politician Eskicioğlu died of a heart attack in prison

ANF - 2019-11-21 07:59
Jailed Kurdish politician Hasan Eskicioğlu lost his life as a result of a heart attack. ...

Co-chairs of HDP and DBP Antep branches jailed

ANF - 2019-11-20 15:19
The Turkish regime’s political genocide operations against the Kurdish people, their elected representatives and the opposition continue without interruption. ...

Jailed Kurdish politician Demirtaş: 'We continue our struggle together with all opposition' | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-11-18 22:48

HDP’s Demirtas Receives Progressive Alliance Award 2019

BAS News - 2019-11-17 11:10
ERBIL — Jailed Kurdish political figure and former co-chair of Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), Selahattin Demirtas, was given the Progressive Alliance Award 2019 for “special political courage”. Demirtas’s wife Basak Demirtas received the award on behal ...

Jailed Kurdish leader Demirtaş receives international award for political courage | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-11-16 14:31

HDP co-mayors of Van's İpekyolu district jailed

ANF - 2019-11-11 20:01
The Turkish regime’s political genocide operations against the Kurdish people and their elected representatives have increased. ...

Jailed ex-mayor calls on int’l community to stand against seizure of Kurdish municipalities | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-11-11 18:26

Jailed Kurdish mayor says charges against him groundless | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-11-11 12:27

German court releases Kurdish activist jailed in Stuttgart

ANF - 2019-11-05 18:52
Kurdish activist Şemsettin Baltaş has been sentenced to two years imprisonment by the Stuttgart State Court. At the same time, the arrest warrant was lifted and the 53-year-old man was released. ...

Three more co-mayors of the HDP jailed

ANF - 2019-10-22 19:31
The Turkish regime’s political genocide operations against the Kurdish people and their elected representatives have increased remarkably in parallel with the Turkish military offensive seeking to invade North and East Syria. ...

HDP-run municipality usurped, elected co-mayor jailed in Hakkari

ANF - 2019-10-18 14:21
The Turkish regime continues its political genocide operations against the Kurdish people in northern Kurdistan amid its ongoing military offensive seeking to invade North and East Syria. ...

Turkey's Syria incursion may allow ISIS to attempt mass prison break amid US withdrawal, Kurdish fighters warn

FOX News - 2019-10-07 19:27
ISIS fighters and other terrorists comprising the more than 10,000 Islamic militants jailed in northeast Syria could launch a mass prison break as U.S. troops withdraw from the region in response to Turkey's impending incursion, Syrian Kurdish fighters wa ...

ECHR holds Grand Chamber meeting in case of jailed pro-Kurdish leader Demirtaş | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-10-04 01:55

Kurdish academic who met with jailed PKK leader speaks out

Al Monitor - 2019-10-04 01:00

Two jailed, two others detained in Dersim and Urfa

ANF - 2019-10-03 20:27
More people are arrested by Turkish security forces during political genocide operations across the Kurdish region and all around Turkey on daily basis. ...

Turkish court orders rearrest of jailed Kurdish politician - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-10-03 09:51

Turkish court orders rearrest of jailed top Kurdish politician Selahattin Demirtas

E-Kurd - 2019-10-03 06:22
ISTANBUL,— The release from a Turkish jail of Selahattin Demirtas, a leading Kurdish politician and former leader of Turkey’s pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), is set to be blocked after a court on Friday ordered his arrest on new terrorism-re ...

Art Industry News: Jailed ISIS Fighters Are Now Receiving Art Therapy in Kurdish-Held Syria + Other Stories

Artnet - 2019-08-16 16:40

Jailed Kurdish writer Behrouz Boochani wins Australian biography prize- The New Indian Express

Newindianexpress - 2019-08-13 03:25

Three HDP members jailed in Tatvan

ANF - 2019-08-09 17:06
Political genocide operations of the AKP regime against the Kurdish people and their elected representatives continue increasingly. ...

Jailed Kurdish PKK leader says he is ready for solution with Turkish state: statement

E-Kurd - 2019-08-09 09:50
ISTANBUL,— Turkey’s jailed Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan said he is ready for a solution on the Kurdish issue and that he could stop the conflict between the Turkish state and Kurdish PKK militants within a week, his lawyers said in a statement on Thurs ...

JAILED KURDISH MILITANT LEADER OCALAN SAYS I AM READY FOR A SOLUTION ON THE KURDISH ISSUE - STATEMENT FROM LAWYERS

Yahoo - 2019-08-09 06:18

JAILED KURDISH MILITANT LEADER OCALAN SAYS I CAN STOP THE TURKISH-PKK CONFLICT WITHIN A WEEK - STATEMENT FROM LAWYERS

Yahoo - 2019-08-09 06:18

JAILED KURDISH MILITANT LEADER OCALAN SAYS KURDS DO NOT NEED A SEPARATE STATE - STATEMENT FROM LAWYERS

Yahoo - 2019-08-09 06:18

Jailed PKK leader Ocalan says he can 'resolve' Kurdish issue 'wi

Rûdaw - 2019-08-08 21:36

Jailed PKK leader says he is ready for solution with Turkish state: statement

Reuters - 2019-08-08 18:03
Jailed Kurdish militant leader Abdullah Ocalan said he is ready for a solution on the Kurdish issue and that he could stop the conflict between the Turkish state and Kurdish militants within a week, his lawyers said in a statement on Thursday. ...

Ocalan’s lawyers granted regular access to jailed Kurdish leader

Rûdaw - 2019-07-28 20:35

ECHR finds Turkey guilty of violating rights of jailed pro-Kurdish HDP MP Demirtaş | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-09 15:40

Istanbul mayor İmamoğlu wishes to visit jailed pro-Kurdish deputy Demirtaş | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-04 06:57

Jailed militant leader tells Kurdish party to be neutral in Istanbul vote -lawyers - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-07-03 22:28

Jailed Kurdish politician backs opposition candidate for Istanbul mayor | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-06-29 09:36

Speculation Grows in Turkey After Jailed Kurdish Leader Allowed to See Lawyers | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-06-25 03:07

Roundup: Jailed PKK leader calls on Kurdish party to be neutral in Istanbul re-elections - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-06-22 06:06

Turkey’s Kurdish HDP party says Ocalan’s call does not change strategy in Istanbul

E-Kurd - 2019-06-21 17:44
ISTANBUL,— The Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) said on Friday its strategy of supporting the opposition in the Istanbul mayoral election has not changed despite a last-minute call from Turkey’s jailed Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan for it to be n ...

Turkey’s jailed Ocalan reportedly tells Kurds to stay neutral in Istanbul election

E-Kurd - 2019-06-21 14:19
ANKARA,— Turkey’s imprisoned Kurdish leader and the founder of Kurdistan Workers’ Party PKK, Abdullah Ocalan, called on supporters of a pro-Kurdish political party to remain politically neutral ahead of a local election in Istanbul this weekend, suggesti ...

TURKEY'S PRO-KURDISH HDP LEADERS SAY STATEMENT BY JAILED MILITANT LEADER OCALAN IS IN LINE WITH HDP'S STRATEGY UNTIL NOW

Yahoo - 2019-06-21 12:01

Jailed militant leader tells Kurdish party to be neutral in Istanbul vote - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-06-21 11:22

UPDATE 1-Jailed militant leader tells Kurdish party to be neutral in Istanbul vote - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-06-21 11:22

Jailed militant leader tells Kurdish party to be neutral in ...

Trust - 2019-06-21 10:36

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 ...
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