Abdullah Demirbaş, a former Kurdish mayor of Turkey’s Kurdish-majority Diyarbakır’s Sur district, shared the details of his Wednesday meeting with Pope Francis in the Vatican with Medya News.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan accused the opposition Nation Alliance of political immorality and targeted the former Peoples’ Democratic Party Co-Chair Selahattin Demirtaş, claiming he was responsible for the deaths during the 2014 Kobane events.
The prosecutor of the Kobane trial on Friday’s hearing started summing up the case before the defences were completed and was met with protests from those in the courtroom.
Medya News’ Sarah Glynn spoke with Irish sociologist and academic John Holloway concerning the topics of the Kurdish Movement and its relation to the wider left.
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