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Turkey hands detention warrants to 110 over suspected Gulen links: media

GEO - 2020-10-15 08:46

Police arrest Kars co-mayor and a number of HDP executives

ANF - 2020-10-01 08:34
Another political operation targeting the HDP has been carried out in Kars in the early hours of the morning. Kars co-mayor, Şevin Alaca and HDP Provincial co-chair Cengiz Anlı, have been detained. 19 arrest warrants have been issued. ...

Mexican President apologises for the 43 Ayotzinapa students

ANF - 2020-09-29 08:34
Mexico's President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said that in the coming days the authorities will issue arrest warrants against military personnel involved in the disappearance of the 43 Ayotzinapa students. ...

Turkey issues arrest warrants for 82 over pro-Kurdish protests

E-Kurd - 2020-09-26 06:15
ANKARA,— Turkish prosecutors on Friday issued arrest warrants for 82 people, including a mayor and several former lawmakers from the Kurdish HDP party, who are accused of involvement in 2014 protests that left 37 dead. The Ankara chief public prosecutor’s ...

Turkey issues 82 arrest warrants over deadly protests - France 24

France24 - 2020-09-25 19:40

Turkey orders dozens of arrests including opposition mayor

Al Jazeera - 2020-09-25 14:20
Warrants relate to 2014 protests in Turkey sparked by the seizure of mainly Kurdish Syrian town of Kobane by ISIL. ...

Turkey issues arrest warrants for 82 over pro-Kurdish protests | Turkey | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2020-09-25 13:42

Turkey issues 82 warrants over 2014 pro-Kurdish riots | News | DW | 25.09.2020

DW - 2020-09-25 12:41

17/09/2020 Judge issues arrest warrants for 21 employees in Kirkuk: integrity commission

ESTA - 2020-09-17 10:39

Turkey issues detention warrants for 60 lawyers following Erdoğan’s call to suspend attorneys accused of terrorist links - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-09-13 13:46

Arrest warrants for HDP deputies Güven and Farisoğulları

ANF - 2020-06-04 21:56
Arrest warrants issued for both HDP Hakkari MP Leyla Güven and HDP Amed MP Musa Farisoğulları. ...

Turkey issues warrants for over 100 accused of Gulen ties

Al Monitor - 2020-06-03 03:45

New Justice Department report increases urgency for stronger surveillance reform

AEI - 2020-04-10 00:08
The Justice Department Inspector General's recent report on the FBI's applications for FISA warrants is damning, but it remains important for Congress to find a workable balance between surveillance imperatives and vital privacy rights. The post New Justi ...

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

Al Monitor - 2020-04-08 06:20

Every Detention is Based on Legal Warrants in Kurdistan: KRG Responds to 'Front Line Defenders'

BAS News - 2020-04-05 17:41
ERBIL - In response to a call by Front Line Defenders to release journalist Hemin Mamand detained in the capital Erbil, the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has clarified in a statement that all detentions are based on legal warrants. KRG's Coordinato ...

The cost of ignoring college aid

AEI - 2020-03-04 00:58
Oren Cass's new index has come under much criticism for overstating how difficult it is for families to support a middle-class lifestyle. The way Cass measures the price of college warrants additional criticism, as it ignores policies meant to address col ...

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 ...

Iraq’s Commission of Integrity issues arrest warrants for several officials in Kirkuk

E-Kurd - 2019-11-21 14:23
BAGHDAD,— Iraq’s Commission of Integrity said on Wednesday it had issued arrest warrants for several officials, including Kirkuk’s deputy governor for technical affairs. The Commission said in a statement that it had also issued arrest warrants for Kirku ...

Nearly 60 Iraqi Officials to Stand Trial over Corruption

BAS News - 2019-11-20 21:11
ERBIL - Nearly 60 Iraqi Officials, among whom are ministers and MPs, have been issued arrest warrants over corruption cases. A total of 58 officials, including ministers, former and current MPs, governors, and heads of provincial councils, will stand tri ...

Iraqi PM Issues Arrest Warrants for Headteachers over Shutting Down Schools

BAS News - 2019-11-18 18:16
Teachers had gone on strike to support the demonstrations ERBIL - Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi has issued arrest warrants for those headteachers who have shut down the schools in support to the demonstrations. Alongside several public offices, s ...

Iraq Issues Arrest Warrants for 60 Officials Suspected of Corruption

BAS News - 2019-11-01 09:59
ERBIL - The Iraqi Integrity Board has issued arrest warrants for 60 officials, including a governor, who are suspected of involving corruption. A total of 38 arrest warrants were issued for current and former members of provincial councils, while another ...

Warrants: Murder suspect believed he was operating under 'religious motivation' | WPDE

WPDE - 2019-10-18 19:28

Hurricane Irma: Arrest warrants issued for Hollywood Hills nursing home employees accused of playing role in patient deaths - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2019-10-17 01:59

Spanish jihadists: Spain issues arrest warrants for ISIS women trapped in Syrian camps | In English | EL PAÍS

El-Pais - 2019-10-14 13:03

Iraq issued arrest warrants for 11 ministers, officials suspected of corruption: PM

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-26 01:21

Canada tourist killings: Teenagers on the run charged with third murder

BBC - 2019-07-26 01:06
Arrest warrants have been issued for the pair and police have launched a nationwide manhunt. ...

Iraq issues arrest warrants for 11 senior officials suspected of corruption

E-Kurd - 2019-07-24 10:42
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said on Tuesday that arrest warrants were issued for 11 ministers and ministerial-level officials suspected of corruption. A total of 1,367 cases of corruption have been referred to the integrity courts, wi ...

Clampdown on counterfeit car plate use commences: KRG

Rûdaw - 2019-07-02 18:20
Two thousand arrest warrants have been issued ...

Cyprus issues arrest warrants for Turkey drill ship crew

Reuters - 2019-06-13 18:23
Cyprus has issued arrest warrants for the crew of a Turkish drill ship anchored close to its coast for allegedly infringing territory over which the island has rights to explore for oil and gas, a foreign ministry official said on Thursday. ...

Turkey issues arrest warrants for 2 Saudi aides over journalist Jamal Khashoggi's killing - ABC News

GO - 2019-03-20 21:24

Search warrants unsealed from April 2018 Michael Cohen raids [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-03-20 00:09

Turkey issues 1,100 arrest warrants for Gülenist coup suspects | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-02-19 07:54

Turkey issues over 1,000 arrest warrants for Gulenist suspects

Irishtimes - 2019-02-14 19:03

Arrest Warrants for Ten Kurdish Activists Extended / Detainees Under Pressure for Making False Confessions

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-02-07 02:01
The arrest warrants for ten Kurdish political and civil rights activists ‘Hadi Kamangar, Fazel Qeitisi, Reza Asadi, Farhad Mohammadi, Rashed Montazeri, Hossein Kamangar, Isa Feizi, Amanj Ghorbani, Zanyar Zemiran and Bakhtiar Kamangar’ were extended over t ...

Arrest Warrants for Three Kurdish Civilians Extended

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-02-05 02:00
The arrest warrants for three Kurdish civilians Aram Adwayee, Borhan Adwayian and Abdollah Adwayee from the village of Celin of Saravabad were extended on January 28 for another 15 days. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that the Pro ...

Arrest warrants issued against 219 soldiers: Turkey targets mly over alleged Gulen links | World | thenews.com.pk | Karachi

Thenews - 2018-12-15 09:54

Turkey issues arrest warrants for 2 Saudi aides over journalist Jamal Khashoggi's killing

Yahoo - 2018-12-14 13:30

Turkey: Arrest warrants out for ex-Saudi officials

Kurdiu - 2018-12-06 02:56

Istanbul prosecutor seeks arrest of Saudi officials over Khashoggi killing

Reuters - 2018-12-05 13:07
Istanbul's chief prosecutor has filed warrants for the arrest of a top aide to Saudi Arabia's de facto ruler and the deputy head of its foreign intelligence on suspicion of planning the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, two Turkish officials said on Wednesday. ...

Erbil, Sulaimani police accuse each other of sheltering criminals

Rûdaw - 2018-11-15 23:10
Police chiefs sparred over failures to act on each other’s warrants ...

Turkish gov't issues detention warrants for at least 145 people over alleged links to Gülen movement - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2018-11-13 17:49

Turkey issues warrants for scores of suspected 'Gulenists'

Alaraby - 2018-09-10 16:08

Syrian Regime Expels PYD Delegates, Issues Arrest Warrants Against Them: Source

BAS News - 2018-08-12 19:34
ERBIL - A delegation of the Democratic Union Party (PYD), who visited Damascus for negotiations with the Syrian regime on a self-administration, was expelled after the talks between the sides failed to continue positively, a reliable source said on Sunda ...

Spain withdraws international arrest warrants against Puigdemont and other Catalan politicians

Waar Media - 2018-07-20 12:48
WAAR-DUHOK: Spain’s Supreme Court has dropped the European Arrest Warrant for Carles Puigdemont, as well as five other Catalan politicians linked to the planning of the Catalan independence referendum after the subsequent declaration of independence last ...

Spanish judge drops international warrants for Puigdemont, others wanted for 'rebellion'

Gulan Media - 2018-07-19 23:57

Turkey issues arrest warrants for soldiers accused of Gulen links | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2018-07-06 10:44

Turkey issues detention warrants for 101 soldiers: Hurriyet | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-05-19 00:16

Turkey issues detention warrants for 101 soldiers, Hurriyet reports - The National

Thenational - 2018-05-17 12:31

Turkish prosecution issues warrants for arrests of hundreds of military men — Politics, Greater Middle East — EADaily

Eadaily - 2018-05-12 08:18

Warrants issued for 300 Turkish military officers, 150 arrested

Kurdistan24 - 2018-05-11 17:51
Government supporters hold banners against former soldiers allegedly involved in the 2016 coup attempt in Turkey before a mass trial as the gendarmerie lead defendants to a court, Ankara, May 22, 2017. (Photo: AA) ...

Turkey Issues Arrest Warrants for 58 People Allegedly Linked to Gulen – Reports - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2018-04-07 00:58

Thousands protest in Catalonia after independence leaders held

Waar Media - 2018-03-25 18:15
WAAR-DUHOK: Thousands took to the streets of Barcelona to protest the arrest of five pro-independence leaders and the decision to issue arrest warrants for several others Friday. Protesters clashed with police and other state forces, who violently crackd ...

Libya migrants: Smuggling network arrest warrants issued

BBC - 2018-03-15 00:26
The arrest warrants include accusations of human trafficking, torture, murder and rape. ...

The Latest: Turkey to detain pol for opposing offensive

FOX News - 2018-02-09 17:28
The Latest on Syria-related developments (all times local): 1 p.m. Turkey's state-run news agency says authorities have issued detention warrants against the co-leader of the country's pro-Kurdish party and 16 other activists for speaking out against Turk ...

World Medical Association condemns detention warrants of Turkish doctors

NRT - 2018-01-30 16:02

More Than 2000 People Have Arrest Warrants But Not Been Arrested Yet

Kurdistantribune - 2018-01-02 01:47

Turkey cracks down on 'terrorism' during holiday season

Rûdaw - 2017-12-29 13:36
there are arrest warrants for 46 suspects ...

17 Tuz Khurmatu Policemen Who Voted in Kurdish Referendum Arrested

BAS News - 2017-12-04 11:29
Arrest warrants have been issued for 12 othersCrackdown on pro-referendum officials continues ERBIL — 17 Kurdish policemen from Tuz Khurmatu have been arrested and 12 others have been issued arrest warrants by Salahaddin Province Police for participating ...

Baghdad issues arrest warrants for Kirkuk security officers

Kurdistan24 - 2017-11-29 13:42

Baghdad Issues Arrest Warrant for Kurdish Police Officers in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2017-11-28 23:58
ERBIL — The Iraqi central government has persuaded a court to issue arrest warrants for chief of Kirkuk police and 12 other Kurdish officers as an extension to its efforts to deprive Kurds from governing the province. According to documents obtained by K ...

Catalonia ex-officials surrender to Belgian police

BBC - 2017-11-06 00:03
A Belgian judge will now have to decide whether to execute EU arrest warrants issued by Spain. ...

Kurdistan Regional Government issues arrest warrants for Iraqi lawmakers, commanders | Arab News

Arabnews - 2017-10-23 22:24

Kurdistan Region issues arrest warrants for 11 Iraqis as tensions brew

NRT - 2017-10-23 13:24

Kurds Issue Arrest Warrants for 11 Iraqis as Tensions Brew — Naharnet

Naharnet - 2017-10-23 12:53

Iraq issues arrest warrants for Kurdish vote organizers

FOX News - 2017-10-11 22:56
Iraq's federal courts have issued arrest warrants for the members of the Kurdish electoral commission that organized last month's independence referendum. ...

Iraqi court orders arrest of Kurdistan electoral commission members

Rûdaw - 2017-10-11 19:16
Court issued warrants for those who supervised the referendum ...

Iraq issues arrest warrants for Kurdish election officials | Reuters

Reuters - 2017-10-11 17:09

Iraqi court issues arrest warrants for Kurdish referendum organizers - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2017-10-11 16:24

PressTV-Turkey issues warrants to arrest 254 over coup

Presstv - 2017-10-03 23:45

Three Kurdish Citizens Arrested in Nosoud / Arrest Warrants Issued for 42 Other Citizens

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-10-03 02:02
During the past few days, Paveh Prosecutor’s Office issued Arrest Warrants for 45 Kurdish citizens of Nosoud following the application filed by the Border Regiment Intelligence Unit of Paveh Officers of the aforementioned Intelligence Unit also arrested t ...

Three IS Suspects Captured in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2017-09-12 12:43
ERBIL — Kurdish security forces in Kirkuk captured overnight on Monday three Islamic State (IS) suspects who had previously been involved in the group’s acts of terrorism. The insurgents had previously been issued arrest warrants by a Kirkuk court, said ...

Merkel attacks Turkey's 'misuse' of Interpol warrants

NRT - 2017-08-21 12:50

US issues arrest warrants for 12 Turkish security guards, four others

Kurdistan24 - 2017-06-26 09:01
Members of the security detail for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey clashed with protesters in Washington on May 16. (Photo: VOA/AP) ...

U.S., Turkey ties will get tougher: historian

KurdPress - 2017-06-17 13:30
An American historian and author believes that the U.S. move to issue arrest warrants for 12 of bodyguards of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan over attacking Kurdish protestors outside the Turkish Embassy in Washington last month will make ties betw ...

US issues arrest warrants against Turkish security agents accused of assaulting Kurdish demonstrators | talkRADIO

Talkradio - 2017-06-16 17:28

US issues warrants for 12 Erdogan aides over embassy brawl

Waar Media - 2017-06-16 09:03
WAAR-DUHOK: US authorities said Thursday they have issued arrest warrants for 12 members of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s security detail accused of assaulting protesters during a street brawl in Washington. Washington Police Chief Peter Newsh ...

Arrest warrants out for Turkish agents, others in DC melee

Rûdaw - 2017-06-16 00:17
"We all saw the violence that was perpetrated against the protesters," ...

D.C. police issues arrest warrants for Turkish president’s security detail

Thinkprogress - 2017-06-15 23:38

Brazilian police make arrests in 'Car Wash' probe

Reuters - 2017-05-26 13:17
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazil's federal police were making new arrests and executing search and seizure warrants on Friday in the latest round of the so-called "Car Wash" operation, the country's largest-ever corruption investigation. ...

Turkey targets opposition newspaper over suspected coup links

Reuters - 2017-05-19 13:40
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish authorities have issued arrest warrants for the owner and three employees of an opposition newspaper, a police source and the paper said on Friday, part of a continuing media crackdown that has alarmed rights groups and Turkey ...

Turkey lifts ban on 82 judges and prosecutors, issues new warrants

Rûdaw - 2017-05-07 14:45
The council also issued new warrants for 23 public defenders ...

Two IS Militants Captured in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2017-04-24 22:39
KIRKUK — Kurdish security forces on Monday captured two Islamic State (IS) members in Kirkuk, one of whom was previously appointed as the group’s preacher in a village near Hawija, west of Kirkuk. Arrest warrants were issued for the two militants who had ...

Brazil probes possible obstruction of state-run pensions fraud case

Reuters - 2017-03-08 18:35
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazilian federal police carried out search and arrest warrants on Wednesday to investigate the suspected bribery of witnesses in a corruption probe involving pension funds of state-controlled companies. ...

Turkey issues detention warrants for senior PKK figures

KurdPress - 2016-12-15 10:27
The Mardin Chief Prosecutor’s Office inTurkey issued a detention warrant on Dec. 13 against senior outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) figures Murat Karayilan and Duran Kalkan, as part of the investigation into the killing of Derik District Governor ...

Houses of Akdeniz Co-mayors raided

ANF - 2016-12-12 11:29
Police officers raided the houses of Akdeniz Co-Mayors Fazıl Türk and Yüksel Mutlu, who had been issued arrest warrants recently. ...

46 DBP Co-Mayors arrested so far

ANF - 2016-11-29 12:49
46 DBP Co-Mayors have been arrested and 38 Co-Mayors have been dismissed so far. Also, 7 Co-Mayors have been issued arrest warrants and 35 trustees have been appointed to DBP municipalities. ...

Turkey issues arrest warrants for PYD Leader Salih Muslim

KurdPress - 2016-11-26 00:57
Turkey's state-run news agency says authorities have issued arrest warrants for 48 Kurdish militants, including the leader of a U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish group. ...

Turkey issues arrest warrants for PYD Leader Salih Muslim

KurdPress - 2016-11-23 14:36
Turkey's state-run news agency says authorities have issued arrest warrants for 48 Kurdish militants, including the leader of a U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish group. ...

Turkey issues arrest warrants for Syrian Kurdish leader

Dailymail - 2016-11-22 16:07
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish authorities on Tuesday issued an arrest warrant for the leader of a U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish group while President Recep Tayy... ...

Turkey Issues Arrest Warrants for Syrian Kurdish Leader – Okemah News Leader

Okemahnewsleader - 2016-11-22 12:53

Turkey issues warrant for PYD leader Salih Muslim over Ankara bombing

Rûdaw - 2016-11-22 12:39
Warrants were also issued for top PKK members ...

Apprehension warrants for 7 HDP parliamentarians removed

ANF - 2016-11-10 12:10
The apprehension warrants for 7 HDP parliamentarians that had been issued as part of the "KCK Main Case" in Amed have been removed. ...

Turkish Police Detain HDP Co-Leaders Selahattin Demirtas, Figen Yuksekdag and 9 MPs

Roji Kurd - 2016-11-05 00:01
Police have detained Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) co-chairs Selahattin Demirtas and Figen Yuksekdag and 9 other MPs. The number of detained MPs is set to rise. According to reports arrest warrants have been issued for the arrest of all 59 Peoples’ Demo ...

HDP MPs detained for their political activity

ANF - 2016-11-04 10:33
Arrest and detention warrants have been issued for 13 HDP MPs by prosecutor's offices in several cities due to their refusal to give statements on inquiries regarding DTK, KCK and the Kobanê resistance of October 6-8. ...

Arrest Warrants Issued for Arrest of All 59 HDP MPs

Kurdish Question - 2016-11-04 02:56
Arrest Warrants Issued for Arrest of All 59 HDP MPs ...

Turkey issues arrest warrants for 100 staff at Ankara hospital

E-Kurd - 2016-08-02 14:09

Warrants for 42 journalists issued - Times Union

Timesunion - 2016-07-27 00:46

Turkey issues warrants for 42 journalists amid criticism - The Washington Post

Washingtonpost - 2016-07-26 05:27

Turkey Issues Arrest Warrants for 42 Journalists After Failed Coup

AINA - 2016-07-26 05:00
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