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Jewish Groups, German Politicians Call on Government to End ‘Cooperation’ With Iranian-Backed Islamic Center in Hamburg | Jewish & Israel News

Algemeiner - 2021-06-13 06:38

Kurdish, German politicians detained in Dusseldorf ahead of trip to Iraq’s KRG | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2021-06-12 21:32

Masses march to Mount Cudi to protest destruction of nature

ANF - 2021-06-11 16:45
Hundreds of ecologists, artists, intellectuals, politicians and local people marched to Mount Cudi against the forest fires and deforestation raging in the region. ...

Police detain 4 women politicians in Hakkari and Şemdinli

ANF - 2021-06-11 11:21
Turkish police detained 4 women politicians in a new political operation they carried out in Hakkari and Şemdinli. ...

Call for the release of North-East Syrian officials detained by KDP in Hewler

ANF - 2021-06-10 16:56
Two PYD politicians and a representative of the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria were detained in Hewler while on their way at the airport to pick up guests. ...

Pro-Kurdish party politicians detained following house raids in İstanbul - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2021-06-10 11:10

KON-MED celebrates its second congress in Cologne

ANF - 2021-06-07 10:58
The Kurdish umbrella organization KON-MED held its second congress. The new co-chairs are the exiled politicians Zübeyde Zümrüt and Engin Sever. ...

Greek Australian politicians continue to push for the recognition of Greek Genocide Remembrance Day | Neos Kosmos

Neoskosmos - 2021-06-03 23:47

HDP women visit tobacco workers in Adiyaman

ANF - 2021-06-01 20:27
HDP women politicians have visited women workers in tobacco fields in Adiyaman to talk to the women employed as day laborers. The visit took place as part of the HDP campaign against the feminization of poverty. ...

Politicians: Iraqi and Syrian governments are accomplice to Turkey’s crimes

ANF - 2021-06-01 18:10
Politicians condemned the Turkish state lowering the water level of Euphrates River and stated that Iraqi and Syrian governments have been accomplice to Turkey’s crimes through remaining silent. ...

Arrest of Kurdish politicians in Turkey threatens further upheaval | News | DW | 06.11.2016

DW - 2021-05-30 06:26

German politicians sound unprecedented pro-Israel rhetoric at Berlin rally

JNS - 2021-05-29 00:35

Four people remanded in custody in Adana

ANF - 2021-05-28 11:08
Of twenty activists, politicians and musicians arrested in Adana on Monday, four were remanded in custody on terrorist charges. The allegations are based on public activities as well as on statements by anonymous witnesses. ...

16 opposition activists jailed in Amed

ANF - 2021-05-27 17:34
16 opposition activists have been remanded in custody in Amed. The politicians and activists are accused of membership in a terrorist organization. ...

Turkey’s lawyers press charges against mob boss, politicians | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2021-05-24 16:59

‘Shengal people will expand the struggle against invasion plans’

ANF - 2021-05-23 13:51
Politicians in the Euphrates Region discussed the threats of the Turkish state against Shengal and stated that people must unitedly expand the struggle and frustrate the attacks. ...

Court rules to keep Sebahat Tuncel and Gültan Kışanak in prison

ANF - 2021-05-22 09:00
The trial against Sebahat Tuncel and Gültan Kışanak has been postponed for the 11th time. The court ruled that the two politicians will remain in prison. ...

German officer who posed as Syrian refugee in terror trial

BBC - 2021-05-21 00:01
Caught leading a double life, Lt Franco A denies planning far-right attacks on politicians. ...

Ethnic cleansing of Yezidis continues in Turkish-occupied Syria, say activists and experts

NPA Syria - 2021-05-20 12:40
QAMISHLI, Syria (North Press) – On Wednesday, Yezidi activists and American experts and politicians stated that the ethnic cleansing of the Yezidi minority continues in areas of northeast and northwest Syria controlled by Turkey and their affiliated milit ...

A new front in the fight against Critical Race Theory in schools

AEI - 2021-05-20 00:06
As more parents are speaking up with their concerns regarding Critical Race Theory in the classroom, politicians have started to take note. Perhaps the most promising action taken was a letter sent last week to the Montana State Attorney General asking wh ...

Erdoğan shadow judge in case against Kurdish politicians, says Selahattin Demirtaş | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2021-05-19 01:39

The second hearing of Kobanê Trial continues

ANF - 2021-05-18 11:35
The second hearing of the Kobanê Trial, in which 108 politicians, 28 of whom in prison, are tried began. ...

Kobanê Trial resumes today

ANF - 2021-05-18 09:12
The second hearing of the Kobanê trial against 108 politicians resumes today. in Sincan Prison Court. ...

International petition for stopping genocidal Turkish occupation of South Kurdistan

ANF - 2021-05-17 17:37
Petition by intellectuals, academics, politicians, and human rights activists calling upon international leaders and institutions to “help stop the Turkish occupation of South Kurdistan and the imminent threat of a Kurdish genocide”. ...

Major Corporations are Backing Politicians’ Anti-Voting, Anti-Protest Efforts Around the Country

John Bolton - 2021-05-13 17:59
Since the start of the year, conservative lawmakers have promoted and enacted legislation in state capitols that seek to make it harder to vote. At the same time, state legislatures are passing laws to impose harsh punishments on public protests. The dual ...

Politicians in Syria’s Manbij call for pressure on Turkey over water

NPA Syria - 2021-05-13 13:56
Politicians from #Manbij called on the international community and relevant authorities to stop the recent Turkish water cutoff to millions in northeast #Syria. The post Politicians in Syria’s Manbij call for pressure on Turkey over water appeared first o ...

Turkey Starts Trial of HDP Party Kurdish Politicians Over Deadly Protests - Bloomberg

Bloomberg - 2021-05-13 00:48

HDP officials hold virtual meeting with European politicians

ANF - 2021-05-12 14:50
During a virtual meeting organized by the European Parliament (EP) Socialists and Democrats Group, HDP co-chair Mithat Sancar made a presentation on the latest developments in Turkey and the Turkey Progress Report. ...

The Turkish predicament

NPA Syria - 2021-05-09 14:08
Turkey lost its role as the southeastern wing of NATO against the Soviet Union with the end of the Cold War. Turkish politicians tried to search for a Turkish role in the post-Cold War world, such as President Turkut Ozal, who said that Turkey’s vital sph ...

PYNK: Turkish state avenges ISIS with the “Kobane trial”

ANF - 2021-05-03 21:23
Speaking out against the "Kobane trial" in which over a hundred Kurdish politicians stand trial in Turkey, PYNK in North-East Syria expressed that the Turkish state seeks to avenge ISIS that was defeated in Kobane. ...

Intellectuals urge the Arab League to speak out against Turkish attacks

ANF - 2021-05-03 17:04
Arab intellectuals, politicians and writers condemned Arab countries for remaining silent towards the latest military assault of the Turkish state on the Medya Defense Zones, urging the Arab League to hold an extraordinary meeting to address the issue. ...

Aldar Xelil: Trial of HDP politicians over solidarity with Kobanê is political genocide

ANF - 2021-05-01 20:54
Growing solidarity with the HDP in response to the Kobani trial in which 108 leading politicians of the party stand trial. ...

Syrian government praises decentralization and promotes northeast Syria’s separation: politicians

NPA Syria - 2021-05-01 17:43
"The Syrian government is still betting on changing the #US position towards the #AANES in its favor, in order to reset the region's conditions as it wants," the politician said. #Syria #TwitterKurds The post Syrian government praises decentralization and ...

Activists in Germany and Greece protest the Turkish invasion of South Kurdistan

ANF - 2021-04-30 08:46
The Turkish state's invasion attacks and the US decision to put a bounty on 3 Kurdish politicians were protested in Frankfurt, Bielefeld, Freiburg, Göttingen and Athens. ...

Twelve politicians sent to prison in Amed

ANF - 2021-04-30 08:46
Twelve politicians taken into custody three days ago in Amed were sent to prison for social media posts and secret witness statements. ...

Politicians, Media Personalities Respond on Twitter - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2021-04-29 21:36

South Americans express solidarity with the HDP and Kobani Resistance

ANF - 2021-04-29 21:17
Activists and organisations in South America conveyed messages of solidarity to HDP and Kobani resistance in response to the Kobani trial in which 108 leading politicians of the HDP stand trial. ...

KCDK-E to launch campaign to denounce the US bounty on PKK leaders

ANF - 2021-04-28 18:04
"As KCDK-E, we call on all our people and our friends to participate in the actions and the letter campaign with the broadest participation to remove the US decision regarding the three Kurdish politicians." ...

Kurdish politicians go on trial in Turkey over 2014 Kobani protests - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2021-04-28 02:03

Turkey puts 108 Kurdish politicians on trial over deadly 2014 protests

Republicworld - 2021-04-28 00:24

Turkey puts 108 Kurdish politicians on trial over 2014 Kobani protests | Turkey | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2021-04-27 14:05

Turkey puts 108 Kurdish politicians on trial over deadly 2014 protests, World News |

Wionews - 2021-04-27 14:05

Turkey puts 108 pro-Kurdish politicians on trial over support for 2014 protests

Kurdistan24 - 2021-04-26 20:26

"Kobanê trial" in Ankara adjourned to May 3

ANF - 2021-04-26 20:01
The start of the trial against leading politicians of the HDP in Ankara has been postponed for a week following fierce protests by the defendants and lawyers. The indictment was read out in the absence of the defense. ...

Turkey tries 108 Kurdish politicians over deadly 2014 protests against army's IS response – Your Middle East

Yourmiddleeast - 2021-04-26 19:54

Turkey puts 108 Kurdish politicians on trial over 2014 Kobane protests

E-Kurd - 2021-04-26 19:05
ANKARA,— Turkey on Monday put 108 Kurdish politicians on trial for their alleged roles in deadly 2014 protests that erupted as jihadists from the Islamic State group overran the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobane. The case against current and former members of ...

Trial against pro-Kurdish politicians | Free press – The Courier

Mccourier - 2021-04-26 18:47

Erdoğan's communications director calls HDP politicians 'murderers' - english

Bianet - 2021-04-26 16:40

Kobanê Case: Swedish Left Party expresses solidarity with HDP

ANF - 2021-04-26 16:11
Growing international solidarity with the HDP against the Kobane trial in which 108 politicians stand trial over the protests in solidarity with Kobane in 2014. ...

Turkey begins trial of pro-Kurdish politicians over Kobani protest | News | DW | 26.04.2021

DW - 2021-04-26 15:47

DBP: Kobanê Case is an official declaration of political genocide

ANF - 2021-04-26 15:22
108 politicians including HDP former co-chairs Figen Yüksekdağ and Selahattin Demirtaş and HDP Central Executive Board Members stand trial in the Kobane Case. ...

‘Kobane trial’ to begin in Ankara tomorrow

ANF - 2021-04-25 15:58
108 politicians including HDP former co-chairs Figen Yüksekdağ and Selahattin Demirtaş and HDP Central Executive Board Members stand trial in the so-called ‘Kobane Case’. The first hearing will begin in Turkish capital Ankara tomorrow. ...

Support to the HDP from European MPs ahead of 'Kobanê trial'

ANF - 2021-04-22 10:44
When ISIS attacked Kobanê in 2014, there was a huge wave of solidarity around the world. Now in Turkey, 108 politicians will be put on trial on Monday. European MPs called for support. ...

Women politicians visit Şenyaşar family on Justice Vigil in Urfa

ANF - 2021-04-19 16:01
Şenyaşar family has been seeking justice for 42 days in front of the courthouse in Urfa. ...

HDP delegation meets women in the Aegean region

ANF - 2021-04-17 12:33
Women in particular are affected by the economic crisis and the coronavirus pandemic in Turkey. HDP politicians have sought dialogue with low-wage workers and the marginalized in the Aegean region. ...

Environmentalists Decry Campaign of ‘Intimidation’ By Irish Politicians And Agri-Industry Over New Cheese Factory

John Bolton - 2021-04-17 06:45
A number of senior Irish politicians and agri-industry interests are trying to block a legal challenge to a new cheese factory brought by environmentalists over concerns relating to pollution and greenhouse gas emissions. Politicians and industry figures ...

Environmentalists Decry Campaign of ‘Intimidation’ By Irish Politicians And Agri-Industry Over New Cheese Factory

John Bolton - 2021-04-15 18:03
A number of senior Irish politicians and agri-industry interests are trying to block a legal challenge to a new cheese factory brought by environmentalists over concerns relating to pollution and greenhouse gas emissions. Politicians and industry figures ...

Özdemir: German authorities and politics must finally take danger seriously!

ANF - 2021-04-11 17:45
Left-wing politician Cansu Özdemir has condemned the fascist attack on the Hamburg ADGB rally and called on authorities and politicians to finally take the danger posed by "Grey Wolves" seriously instead of ignoring and downplaying it. ...

Do celebrities make the best politicians? 'Gutfeld!' has the answers

Yahoo - 2021-04-10 19:43

HDP: Women's solidarity will win against men's alliances

ANF - 2021-04-10 15:54
Among the 22 women arrested in Amed on Monday are four elected local politicians. A female mayor and two female councilors have been arrested, and another female councilor is still in police custody. ...

Six women jailed on terror charges in Amed

ANF - 2021-04-08 22:03
Six Kurdish women activists and politicians have been sent to prison in Amed on terror charges. A court has imposed reporting requirements on nine women who had been detained at the same time. Eight others remain in police custody for the time being. ...

Kurdish Women Politicians: Revolutionary Trailblazers for the Next Generation

Washington Kurdish Institute - 2021-04-04 17:48

Suwayda intellectuals, politicians call for administrative decentralization in Syria

NPA Syria - 2021-04-03 19:18
Intellectuals and politicians in #Syria’s #Suwayda called for the implementation of decentralization in Syria, and say that centralization has brought the country to its current situation. The post Suwayda intellectuals, politicians call for administrativ ...

How Iraq’s militias and corrupt politicians steal billions in customs fees | The National

Thenationalnews - 2021-04-01 02:49

Lawsuit against 29 politicians over World Peace Day rally in Urfa

ANF - 2021-03-29 16:46
A lawsuit was filed against 29 politicians, including DBP Co-Chair Keskin Bayındır, on the grounds of organizing a rally in Urfa to mark September 1, World Peace Day. ...

The Turkish death squad in Europe and its connections

ANF - 2021-03-27 10:08
A Turkish death squad was exposed in Belgium. It had been involved in preparing an attack Kurdish politicians Remzi Kartal and Zübeyir Aydar. Photos of those involved have now emerged from the Palace in Ankara and the Turkish embassy in Paris. ...

HDP holds online meeting with the Secretary General of the Council of Europe

ANF - 2021-03-26 17:04
Burić said they would urge the Turkish government to fulfill its international obligations concerning trustee appointments to HDP municipalities, the CoE Venice Commission Report against the arrests of politicians and the ECtHR’s ruling on Demirtaş. ...

Lawmaker who lost son in Aurora shooting: Politicians opposing gun control reforms aren't listening to constituents

Yahoo - 2021-03-24 18:18

We must do all we can to show solidarity with our Kurdish brothers & sisters, says British MP

ANF - 2021-03-23 09:28
Last week in the UK Parliament, Kate Osborne MP highlighted the increasingly authoritarian policies of President Erdoğan and the Turkish Government during a Westminster Hall Debate on the arrest of opposition politicians in Turkey. ...

Experts Urge World Leaders to 'Put Marine Ecosystems at the Heart of Climate Policy'

John Bolton - 2021-03-23 08:47
Read time: 5 minsBy Jessica Corbett, Common Dreams As global weather experts warned Monday that the world's oceans are “under threat like never before,” more than 3,000 scientists, politicians, and other public figures had endorsed an open letter urging n ...

How Turkey and Israel are ramping up pressure on their minorities, and their politicians - Middle East News -

Haaretz - 2021-03-23 02:46

Detention period extended for 10 politicians in Ankara

ANF - 2021-03-22 15:08
The detention period of 10 politicians, including HDP executives, who were detained on Friday in political genocide operations in Ankara, has been extended. ...

UK politicians highlight Iran’s ‘appalling’ treatment of women | Arab News

Arabnews - 2021-03-20 07:51

Police detain eight HDP and DBP politicians in Istanbul

ANF - 2021-03-19 09:05
As part of the new political genocide operations carried out in the night and morning, 8 people, including HDP district co-chairs and DBP council members, have been detained in Istanbul. ...

687 HDP members face political activity ban

ANF - 2021-03-18 19:26
The indictment on the HDP ban calls for 687 politicians to be banned from political activity. Current and former party leaders are also affected. ...

Kurds urge French government to uncover Turkey’s role in Paris killings

ANF - 2021-03-15 16:32
Responding to the French government's reluctance concerning the investigation of Kurdish women politicians murdered in Paris, CDK-F asked the authorities to submit documents to the judiciary that would reveal the role of MIT in the killings. ...

Lebanon’s politicians show no sign of saving their country, France says | Arab News

Arabnews - 2021-03-12 13:04

Online panel discusses Turkey’s intelligence activities, murders and threats abroad

ANF - 2021-03-10 17:41
Antoine Comte, lawyer of three Kurdish women revolutionaries murdered in France, Jan Fermon, lawyer of the PKK case in Belgium, Frank Jasenski, lawyer of Kurdish politicians in Germany and Kurdish politician Ferda Çetin attended the panel. ...

Swiss politicians send message of solidarity to Gültan Kışanak

ANF - 2021-03-07 11:32
Swiss politicians issued a message of solidarity with co-mayor of Amed Municipality Gültan Kışanak, who has been in prison for 4 years. ...

SDF carries out operation against ISIS cells

ANF - 2021-03-06 11:31
Clashes broke out during an SDF operation in northeast Syria, killing two men implicated in the murder of local Arab politicians Sada al-Harmoush and Hind al-Khedr. ...

KCK: The KDP must end handing over Kurdish politicians and revolutionaries to the Turkish state

ANF - 2021-03-03 11:01
KCK Executive Council, issued a statement on the Kurdish politician Ömer Bartan, who took refuge in South Kurdistan and has being handed over to Turkey by the KDP. ...

Rights activists, opposition politicians criticize conditions of Turkish juvenile detention centers - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2021-03-02 09:24

During inauguration, 'modern technology' of fast photos wows politicians - CNET

CNET - 2021-03-02 00:05

What Does Kurdistan Bashur Means to Iraqi Kurds?

E-Kurd - 2021-03-01 00:56
Dr. Mohammed M.A. Ahmed | Exclusive to Kurdish officials were frustrated with Arab lawmakers and politicians in the Iraqi parliament, especially when it came to sharing the national budget and resolving issues concerning disputed areas and borde ...

HDP MP Başaran: “The government attacks us to cover up its failure in Gare”

ANF - 2021-02-25 18:04
The Turkish government's defamation campaign against the HDP is particularly directed against female politicians. According to Ayşe Acar Başaran, the government is using it to cover up the unsuccessful military operation in Gare. ...

EU issues statement on recent crackdown against Kurdish politicians | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2021-02-24 07:06

Rojava politicians: ENKS should define the Turkish state as occupant

ANF - 2021-02-23 13:10
Rojava politicians underscored patriotic spirit towards Kurdish national unity and said, "The first job of ENKS should be to define the Turkish state as an occupant." ...

Shiite politicians criticize Kurdistan article in budget bill, without providing alternative: Kurdish MP

Rûdaw - 2021-02-22 21:53

HDP women hold online meeting with Swedish MPs

ANF - 2021-02-22 18:51
The ever-increasing violence against women in the run-up to 8 March International Women's Day and targeted attacks on the HDP’s women politicians and the Kurds in Turkey were debated. ...

Female HDP politicians subjected to strip-search in police custody

ANF - 2021-02-21 16:55
Four female HDP politicians have been subjected to degrading strip-search in the western Turkish city of Aydın. ...

French politicians call for repatriation of children from Syria

ANF - 2021-02-20 13:17
French politicians call for the repatriation of children from internment camps in northern Syria. About 200 minors of French origin live in camps in northern Syria. ...

Turkey Frees 10 Pro-Kurdish Politicians | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2021-02-20 01:22

Kurdish politicians in Turkey to protest at militant's isolation | Reuters

Reuters - 2021-02-20 01:22

Pro-Kurdish politicians among 718 detained in Turkish counterterrorism operations - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2021-02-20 01:22

Virus infects 97 politicians in Pakistan | Arab News

Arabnews - 2021-02-19 01:35

Murderers of women captured in successful operation against ISIS

ANF - 2021-02-18 17:22
The SDF have arrested 87 Islamists in a multi-day operation against the ISIS in eastern Syria. Among those arrested are the killers of local Arab women politicians Sada al-Harmoush and Hind al-Khedr. ...

Deaths of Soldiers and Policemen Held by Kurdish Guerrillas Roils Turkish Politics

New York Times - 2021-02-16 06:24
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan blamed the United States and opposition Kurdish politicians in an effort to deflect responsibility for a failed rescue operation. ...

'Politicians only act when they see people in hospital' expert says

Yahoo - 2021-02-15 19:44

Arrest warrants issued against 60 people in Antep

ANF - 2021-02-13 16:22
Arrest warrants have been issued in Antep against 60 board members and activists of Kurdish associations that were banned by decree after the 2016 coup attempt. Several people, including politicians and lawyers, are already in custody. ...

ECtHR: HADEP politicians wrongly convicted

ANF - 2021-02-11 19:53
Turkey wrongfully convicted ten HADEP politicians from Siirt twenty years ago over a sit-in against state "disappearances" and must now pay compensation. The ECtHR considers the right to freedom of assembly to have been violated. ...
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