Turkey's Constitutional Court has accepted the indictment of the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), allowing a case seeking to ban the country's third-largest political group over claims its linked to terrorists Turkey's highest court is set to hear an application for the country's opposition pro-Kurdish party to be disbanded on terror-related charges. On Monday the Turkish Constitutional Court accepted.
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey said Wednesday it has airlifted troops into northern Iraq for a cross-border ground operation against Turkey's Kurdish rebels. The airborne-and-land offensive into the border region of Haftanin, some 15 kilometers (9 miles) from the Turkey-Iraq border, was launched following intense artillery fire into the area, said the Defense Ministry in Ankara.. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on June 19 congratulated Ebrahim Raeisi on his success in Iran's presidential election. Turkish drones to strengthen capabilities of the Polish Army: Rau Polish Foreign Minister Zbigniew Rau on June 19 said that Turkish unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) Bayraktar TB2 is a technologically advanced weapon, which is battle-proven and effective . Turkey's top court puts Kurdish HDP party on trial over alleged links to PKK June 21, 2021; Jordan 'coup plot' suspects plead not guilty as trial opens: lawyer June 21, 2021; Iraqi Kurdistan registers 515 new coronavirus cases, 7 deaths: ministry June 20, 2021; Ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi elected Iran president June 19, 202 Turkish police detain a protester demonstrating after a gunman stormed into a Izmir's province office of Turkey's pro-Kurdish party, in Istanbul, 17 June 2021 Residents in the Kurdish metropolis of Diyarbakir are in shock over the Turkish judiciary's decision to push for a ban on the pro-Kurdish HDP party. DW spoke with local politicians and citizens..
New conviction for Turkey's Kurdish leader Demirtas, in jail since 2016. Get the latest stories from AlArabiya on Google News Kurds Turkey Also Read. Turkey said Wednesday it has airlifted troops into northern Iraq for a cross-border ground operation against Turkey's Kurdish rebels. The airborne-and-land offensive into the border region of Haftanin, some 15 kilometers (9 miles) from the Turkey-Iraq border, was launched following intense artillery fire into the area, said the Defense Ministry in Ankara. The operation by commando forces is. ANKARA: President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Monday that Turkish forces had killed a top Syrian Kurdish commander during an offensive in neighboring Iraq. The Turkish army last month launched a new. One hundred and eight prominent members of Turkey's pro-Kurdish HDP went on trial in the capital, Ankara, Monday in connection with violent nationwide protests in 2014 that left 37 people dead ANKARA, Turkey — Kurdish fighters completed their pullout from a zone along the Syrian border as required under a U.S.-brokered cease-fire deal hours before it was set to expire Tuesday, U.S.
ANKARA: A gunman stormed a provincial office of Turkey's pro-Kurdish party on Thursday (Jun 17), killing a woman and renewing alarm at the heated rhetoric accompanying government efforts to shut. As Turkey's military operations target Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) militants in Iraqi Kurdistan, the region's environment is falling prey to a deforestation campaign aimed at constructing roads. Turkish court accepts indictment seeking ban of pro-Kurdish party Back to video The court's judges unanimously accepted the new indictment from the Court of Cassation, Turkey's top appeals court , Turkey will remain a country of unsolved murders, crushed opposition, and authoritarian abuse of Home News
Soylu's recent announcement about the new base in Metina and Akar's subsequent visit to troops in that region - which he did without consulting either central Iraqi officials or the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) - are signs of an emboldened Turkey. Hawez believes Turkey is taking advantage of Iraq's incumbent prime minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi's intentions to improve ties. Turkish court accepts indictment seeking ban of pro-Kurdish party Demonstrators attend a protest in solidarity with pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), during a protest in Istanbul, Turkey June 18, 2021 NBC News could not immediately confirm these reports. Most of Qamishli currently falls under the political and military control of the Kurdish autonomous administration, according to the Rojava. Remember Iraqi Kurdistan. President Joe Biden will raise concerns about Turkey's abysmal human rights record and its aggressive behaviour in the region when the two leaders meet at the NATO summit on June 14. Turkey's deployment of its armed forces and jihadi mercenaries to Syria, Libya, and Nagorno-Karabakh is a high priority Turkey's highest court on Monday has accepted an indictment by a top prosecutor seeking to disband the country's opposition pro-Kurdish party on terror-related charges. The Constitutional Court ruled in favor of hearing the case against the People's Democratic Party, or HDP, which was filed by the chief appeals court prosecutor who is accusing it of allegedly colluding with the banned.
ISTANBUL (R) -Turkey's pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) said on Tuesday that a closure case against it for alleged ties to militants was a political operation. The case, refiled. Man storms pro-Kurdish party office in Turkey's Izmir, kills woman; The top court had sent a previous indictment back to the Court of Cassation prosecutor in March due to procedural omissions, and it was refiled earlier this month. There was no immediate statement from the court itself. The HDP said its leaders were meeting to assess the decision and will hold a news conference at 1 pm (1000.
A New Chapter for Turkey-Kurdish Cooperation in Iraq. The KDP's renewed place in power, along with its perpetual need to edge out the PUK, opens the door for Turkey to fortify its own economic, political and security ties in northern Iraq. Ankara has historically worked closely with the KDP because of its proximity (the Barzanis' tribal reach includes swaths of Iraqi Kurdistan that borders. And, alongside news of Turkish jets bombing Kurdish forces in Syria and engaging in mock dogfights with Greek planes over the Aegean Sea, Turkey's pro-government media have shown a newfound. Turkey has long threatened to attack the Kurdish fighters whom Ankara considers terrorists allied with a Kurdish insurgency in Turkey. AP journalists on the Turkish side of the border overlooking.
The Turkish airstrikes have focused on a strategic hill in Metina in recent days, while civilian settlements have also been targeted, Ahval news website has cited a Kurdish news media as saying. Some 1.85 square kilometres of fruit trees have burned down in Metina, and cultivated lands areas have caught fire while herds of livestock belonging to the Iraqi Kurdish villagers have perished Turkish Kurdistan new. 551 likes · 7 talking about this. Bran In Turkey, from which roughly half the world's Kurdish population hails, many hope the new Biden administration will pressure Ankara to cease its military campaigns and return to the negotiating.
The diversity and competition as well as cooperation among various Kurdish actors in the Middle East, and their relations with third parties, have not only an impact on the regional situation but also broader implications for the great-power competition among the United States, Russia, and China. Kurds are spread across Iran, Iraq, Syria, and Turkey, with Kurdish actors engaged in political. US President Donald Trump has compared the deadly conflict between Turkish forces and Kurds in north-eastern Syria to a fight between children.Like two kids.. The Kurdish fragmentation into the states of Turkey, Syria, Iraq, and Iran took its course after the Treaties of Sèvres and Lausanne established new boundaries between Middle Eastern states. However, despite the promises of major Colonial powers, no separate nation-state emerged for the Kurds. Kemal Atatürk's vision of a unitary Turkish national state laid the foundation for the so-called.
The Turkish edition of the Rûdaw news website, part of a media group based in Erbil, the capital city of Iraqi Kurdistan, was blocked in Turkey as of October 6, Turkish media reported. The German-based, pro-Kurdish news website Nuple as well as Nuçe Ciwan and AleviNet, which is affiliated with the minority Alevi sect, were also banned the same day in a court decision for undisclosed reasons. Turkey seeks arrest of mafia boss who alleges crimes by Erdoğan allies. Videos by convicted criminal Sedat Peker accusing president's allies of offences get millions of views Published: 27 May. People of Kurdistan Discord; News Outlets. Kurdistan 24 / Turkish / Twitter; Rudaw; Firat News Agency (ANF) ANHA (Hawar news agency) NRT; Rojava Information Center; Steaming Services. Karwan.TV; Rudaw TV; Kurdistan TV; Kurdistan25 TV; Stations in Qamishli; Film. London Kurdish Film Festival website; London Kurdish Film Festival - YouTube. By. Elif Sarican. In its latest assault against the Kurds, Erdoğan's Turkey is targeting civilians and refugees along the Iraq border — a brutal campaign to stamp out democracy and self-determination in Kurdistan. Syrian Kurds demonstrate on June 10 in the northeastern Syrian city of Qamishli against the Turkish offensive in northern Iraq
Turkey's Constitutional Court has ordered the country's main pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) to go on trial over alleged links to Kurdish fighters, a case that has drawn sharp condemnation from the West. The move came on Monday after prosecutors earlier this month filed a new indictment before the Constitutional Court in a bid to [ A man in his late 20s has stormed a provincial office of the Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), Turkey's pro-Kurdish party, and shot dead an official. What they wanted was a massacre, the HDP said THREE people, including a nine-month old baby, have reportedly been killed as Kurdish forces hit back at Turkey by shelling the border town of Akcakale. This came after the Turkish military pounde Turkey's state-run news agency said Turkey-allied Syrian opposition fighters have cleared of terror two villages across the border in Syria — meaning there are no more Syrian Kurdish fighters.
Türkei und der Kurdenkonflikt:Der Griff der Adlerkralle. Nach der Verschleppung mehrerer Türken durch die PKK war Ankara lange untätig. Nun heizt eine gescheiterte Aktion zu ihrer Befreiung die. Turkey is alleged to have purchased lands in South Kurdistan. Radio Politic Press, broadcasting in South Kurdistan, has voiced important allegations over the plunder of nature by the Turkish state in Kurdish soils. New information and documents have been revealed concerning the occupation attacks of the Turkish state against South Kurdistan. ANF. NEWS DESK. Monday, 17 May 2021, 17:21. An international petition has been launched online against the Turkish state's genocidal occupation campaign ongoing in South Kurdistan since April 24. The petition has already been signed by a number of intellectuals, academics, politicians, and human rights activists Turkey Kills Top Kurdish Commander: Erdogan. Staff Writer with AFP May 18, 2021. Less than a minute. Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Reddit WhatsApp Telegram Share via Email Print. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Monday that Turkish forces had killed a top Syrian Kurdish commander during an offensive in neighboring Iraq. The Turkish army last month launched a new ground and air offensive against. Turkey has demanded that Kurdish forces withdraw from a border strip 19 miles deep into Syrian territory. It intends to use the new 'safe zone' to resettle refugees. Speaking at a forum on Monday.
Associated Press Television News. A gunman killed one person Thursday during an attack on the office of a pro-Kurdish party in western Turkey, authorities said.. The Peoples' Democratic Party, or HDP, said a gunman entered the building in Izmir province, fired shots and attempted to set the office on fire. The provincial governor's office. Turkish airstrikes inside Iraq targeting members of an outlawed Kurdish rebel group have killed at least four minority Yazidi fighters allied with the rebels, an Iraqi army official said Thursday
A Turkish air strike killed at least three people and injured others on Saturday at a camp for displaced people in northern Iraq housing thousands of Kurdish refugees from Turkey, said Rashad Kelani, a Patriotic Union of Kurdistan party official, R reported. The air strike took place three days after Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan. ISTANBUL (AP) — A gunman killed one person Thursday during an attack on the office of a pro-Kurdish party in western Turkey, authorities said.. The Peoples' Democratic Party, or HDP, said a gunman entered the building in Izmir province, fired shots and attempted to set the office on fire. The provincial governor's office said one person was killed
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey said Wednesday it has airlifted troops into northern Iraq for a cross-border ground operation against Turkey's Kurdish rebels. The airborne-and-land offensive into. Beyond Turkey, Syrian Kurdish fighters have been combating the Islamic State, largely as part of the SDF—an alliance of Arab and Kurdish fighters backed by the United States—and have created a semi-autonomous region in Northern Syria. In September 2014, PKK leader Abdullah Ocalan called for the Kurds to start an all-out resistance in. Turkey's Constitutional Court on Monday accepted an indictment seeking the closure of the country's second largest opposition party, the pro-Kurdish People's Home News ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — Turkey has deployed more troops and set up four new military bases in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, as it continues bombardments on Duhok province, according to a. As Syrian forces push further into Kurdish-held territory, capturing the border town of Manbij, the United Nations is warning Turkey it could be held responsible for executions of captured Kurdish.
Turkey on Saturday launched a new air and ground operation to oust a Kurdish militia from their northern Syrian enclave, defying US warnings that the action risked further destabilising the area after almost seven years of civil war. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan had repeatedly vowed that Turkey would root out the nests of terror in Syria of the People's Protection Units (YPG) militia which. Turkey's pro-Kurdish party was fighting for its political survival on Wednesday after a prosecutor asked the country's top court to shut it down for alleged links to militants waging a deadly insurgency against the state. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has long portrayed the Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) -- parliament's third-largest -- as the political front of the outlawed Kurdistan. Turkey's military cracks down on Kurds in anti-PKK op. Harrowing accounts of the alleged massacre of dozens of Kurdish civilians in the Turkish town of Cizre have emerged, as Ankara continues its crackdown on Kurdish fighters in the country's southeast, coupled with shelling Kurds' positions in Syria and bombing them in Iraq More than 40,000 Turkish soldiers and Kurdish rebels have been killed in the clashes. Of course, the main problem is not only the destruction of the nature of the Kurdish region in Northern Iraq by the Turkish attacks and the battles with the PKK, nor the illegal logging of the Turks. The issue of deforestation of trees in the border area by the Turks has to do initially with the revelation of.