19 April 2019 Friday

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Teacher who said ‘Don’t let children die’ on TV jailed again

Teacher Ayşe Çelik, who during a TV program in 2016 called for an end to clashes between Kurdish militants and Turkish security forces in...

Turkish cabaret artist receives death threats in Germany

İdil Baydar, a Berliner cabaret artist of Turkish descent, has revealed that she is receiving messages threatening her with death, Deutsche Welle Turkish service reported...

Opposition’s İmamoğlu officially declared mayor of İstanbul

The opposition’s İstanbul mayoral candidate, Ekrem İmamoğlu, was on Wednesday officially declared the new mayor of Turkey’s largest city, after 17 days of objections...

Ankara police blacklist university students, seek their expulsion: report

The Ankara Police Department has blacklisted some university students who attended demonstrations or press statement releases in Ankara and asked their university administrations to expel...

CoE says Turkey not allowing elected mayors to take office undermines rule of law

Secretary-General of the Council of Europe (CoE) Thorbjørn Jagland has written a letter to the head of Turkey’s election authority telling him that prevention...

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Company executive in Turkey’s worst mining disaster released from prison

Can Gürkan, an executive of a mining company in the western Turkish city of Soma in Manisa province, where Turkey’s worst mining disaster took...