Greek police have conducted a dawn raid on a refugee camp in Lavrio, near Athens, evicting Kurdish refugees sheltering there. The camp was under the scrutiny of the Turkish government, who had labelled it a “terrorist training camp”.
Israel’s two-day long attack on Jenin left 12 Palestinians dead, while on Wednesday the Israeli military announced fighter jets striking Gaza, following Hamas rockets fired towards Israel.
On Tuesday, eight lawyers who represented Abdullah Öcalan, the imprisoned leader of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), were acquitted of terror charges due to lack of evidence. The lawyers had been facing up to 15 years in prison.
Iran has carried out over 350 executions in the first half of 2023, with more than 42 percent of the victims belonging to the Kurdish and Baluch minority communities, according to recent reports by human rights organisations.
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