Tag archive for ‘Ankara’
JinNews journalists released_Oct21, 2017_Turkey
By nsnbc On Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Turkish reporters Duygu Erol and Habibe Eren, held by Anti-Terror Branch in Ankara, expected in court on Monday

nsnbc : Three of the five journalists arrested during early morning raids on Friday were released on Saturday while JinNews reporters Duygu Erol and Habibe Eren, who have been held in Anti-Terror Branch (TEM) in More...

Jinnews_Turkey_Jinnews journalists arrested_Oct 20, 2017
By nsnbc On Friday, October 20th, 2017

Five more journalists in Turkey taken into custody in early morning raids

nsnbc : Five more journalists were taken into custody in raids carried out in the morning hours of October 20, 2017 in Turkey’s capital Ankara. Police took Jin News Editor Sibel Yükler, Jin News reporters More...

Iraq_Iraqi military_Kirkuk_2017_KAR
By nsnbc On Monday, October 16th, 2017

Turkey ready to get involved in Iraq – Kurdistan war using PKK in Kirkuk as pretext

nsnbc : The government of Turkey has expressed its readiness to cooperate with the federal government of Iraq in Iraq’s Kurdistan Autonomous Region (KAR) where heavy clashes between Kurdish Peshmerga on one More...

Turkish troops in Idlib on reconnaissance before the main deployment.
By nsnbc On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

Islamist terrror hordes against Kurds: Turkey’s armed forces started “reconnaissance” in Syria’s Idlib province

nsnbc : The General Staff of Turkey’s Armed Forces announced that it has launched reconnaissance activities in the de-confliction zone established in Syria’s Idlib province. Turkish troops have repeatedly More...

Turkish academics charged on terrorism charges for peace initiative_2017_Turkey
By nsnbc On Friday, October 6th, 2017

Turkish court indicts academics on trumped-up terrorism charges for signing peace declaration

nsnbc : An indictment has been issued for academics from İstanbul, Galatasaray, Bogazici, Mimar Sinan, Nisantasi and Yeni Yüzyil Universities who have signed the peace declaration “We will not be a party More...

Gülmen and Özcakca - Turkey, where practicing law lands attorneys behind bars.
By nsnbc On Friday, October 6th, 2017

No intervention in Nuriye Gülmen’s hunger strike: Turkey’s Justice Minister Abdulhamit Gül

nsnbc : There have been no interventions in Nuriye Gülmen’s hunger strike during her stay in hospital, Justice Minister Abdulhamit Gül said on October 5. “Gülmen is currently under treatment at Numune Hospital More...

Turkey_Turkish military_Sep 2017
By nsnbc On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Turkish, Iraqi and Iranian military leaders meet as Turkey upscales military drill on border to Iraqi Kurdistan

nsnbc : Turkey’s armed forces, on September 23, increased the level of the ongoing surprise military drill on the border to Iraq’s Kurdistan Autonomous Region (KAR) while the chiefs of staff of Turkey, More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, September 22nd, 2017

14 of 16 detained Turkish attorneys in Gülmen and Özakca trial arrested

nsnbc : 14 of the 16 detained attorney’s of Turkish academic Nuriye Gülmen and teacher Semih Özakca who have been continuing their hunger strike in prison, have been arrested. The 16 attorneys from the More...

Turkish military started sudden drills on border to KAR
By nsnbc On Monday, September 18th, 2017

Ahead of Kurdistan independence referendum, Turkey launched military “drills” on Iraqi border

nsnbc : Turkey’s military has launched an exercise on the Turkey – Iraq border. The exercise started on September 18, one week before the independence referendum in Iraq’s Kurdistan Autonomous More...

Gülmen and Özcakca - Turkey, where practicing law lands attorneys behind bars.
By nsnbc On Friday, September 15th, 2017

Justice in Turkey: Attorneys harassed, 1st hearing without defendants, detention be extended on the grounds that they had not made their statements yet

nsnbc : The first trial hearing in the trial against academic Nuriye Gülmen and teacher Semih Özakca was a spectacle. 10 attorneys were arrested before the trial, the first hearing took place without the defendants, More...