Selahattin Demirtaş presses ahead with controversial trial amid grief Date:02Jan2024

Following the death of his father on Sunday, jailed Kurdish politician Selahattin Demirtaş will continue to defend himself at Tuesday’s hearing of the Kobani (Kobanê) trial, in which 108 members

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Turkey: Court orders pro-Kurdish leader Demirtas released

Source:Deutsche Welle Date:03Sep2019

Demirtas has been in pre-trial detention since November 2016, one of many opposition lawmakers, activists, academics and journalists who were arrested in the wake of a failed coup in July of that

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Kurdish alliance emerges as key actor in Turkey’s upcoming elections

Source:al Monitor Date:15May2018

So far, the Kurdistan Freedom Party, Kurdistan Socialist Party, Kurdistan Democratic Party of Turkey and Azadi Movement have announced their membership in the new alliance. With support offered

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