Thursday, June 21, 2018

KCDK-E to take over the Vigil for Öcalan on 25 June

The Vigil for the freedom of Öcalan began on 25 June 2012.

Turkey’s economy needs reliability and peace

The manifesto pledge on the economy of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) in the Turkish elections on June 24.

HDP Council member jailed

Arife Çınar was detained while canvassing in İzmir.

Lawyer: 250,000 women in shelters will not be able to vote

DBP Legal Commission member, lawyer Şivan Cemil Özen called on voters to check out for any irregularity.

HDP Demirtaş: Time is up for Erdoğan and the AKP

Speaking to ARTE the HDP presidential candidate said he is confident and 24 June will give Turkey a fresh start

Iraqi Constitutional court approves recount of votes by hand

The Iraqi Constitutional Court has issued a verdict to have the votes recounted by hand following objections to the Iraqi parliamentary elections. The Court stated that the parliament’s decision does not go against the constitution.

Kurz responds to Erdoğan: We are not afraid of your threats

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz spoke about Erdoğan’s threats after the mosques under the AKP government were closed and imams deported to Turkey. Kurz said: “We are not afraid of your threats.”

AKP gathers mercenaries in Jarablus and Azaz for Qandil operation

Turkish state is now gathering mercenaries in Jarablus and Azaz for an invasion operation against Qandil.

Answering call from Demirtaş, students plant saplings

After HDP presidential candidate Demirtaş has issued a call to participate in reforestation, students in Istanbul have answered his request.

Abadi: No coordination with Turkey against PKK

Haidar Al-Abadi urged Turkey to respect the sovereignty of Iraq.