17.1 C
Frankfurt am Main
- Advertisement -spot_img

TAG

Kurdish politicians

Top court upholds sentences given to 13 Kurdish politicians in main KCK trial

Turkey’s Supreme Court of Appeals has upheld prison sentences handed down in 2018 to 13 Kurdish politicians, including former Van Mayor Bekir Kaya, on...

Turkey detains local Kurdish politicians in Gaziantep, Diyarbakır

The police on Tuesday detained 33 people in early morning raids in Gaziantep including local officials of the Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) as...

14 Kurdish politicians, activists referred to court for arrest in Diyarbakır

Of the 18 Kurdish politicians and activists detained in a police operation in the southeastern Turkish province of Diyarbakır on Friday, 14 of them...

Kurdish politicians among 18 suspects detained by Diyarbakır police

Diyarbakır police on Friday detained 18 suspects, including Kurdish politicians, as part of an investigation into the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), the state-run...

2 Kurdish politicians detained on allegations of terrorist group membership: report

Kurdish politicians Ferhat Kut and Leyla Bozkurt along with four others were detained on Wednesday on accusations of membership in a terrorist group, the Diken news...

Kurdish politicians handcuffed and beaten by police in Turkey’s east

Two Kurdish co-mayors of Ağrı in eastern Turkey were subjected to excessive police force, the Diken news website reported on Wednesday. Betül Yaşar, who was elected mayor of...

European rights court fines Turkey over violations in trial of Kurdish politicians

The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) has fined Turkey for lengthy detentions and obstruction of the right to defense in the trials of Kurdish politicians from...

Kurdish politicians detained after being slammed by interior minister

Turkey has detained 13 people including members of Kurdish political parties the People’s Democratic Party (HDP) and Democratic Regions Party (DBP) in the southeastern...

Court rules to continue two-year-long pretrial detention of 2 Kurdish politicians

A court in Malatya has ruled to keep Gültan Kışanak, former mayor of Diyarbakır from the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), and Sebahat Tuncel, co-chair...

Prosecutor seeks 5 years for HDP deputies Demirtaş, Önder

An İstanbul prosecutor is seeking five years in prison for Selahattin Demirtaş, the jailed former co-chair of the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), and...

31 HDP, HDK officials detained in home raids ahead of HDP congress

Turkish police teams have detained 31 Democratic Peoples’ Party (HDP) and Peoples’ Democratic Congress (HDK) officials in raids on their homes in İstanbul ahead...

New report illustrates crackdown on Kurdish political movement in Turkey

The Kurdish political movement has come under intense pressure from the current government of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, who is bent on marginalizing the...

Latest news

- Advertisement -spot_img
Liked it? Take a second to support Turkish Minute on Patreon!