🔸Turkey: Politician attributes detention to Kurdish identity
🔸‘The Turkish state missing opportunity for peace’
🔸EP rapporteur points to lack of rule of law in turkey
🔸Nigeria: Drone aquired from turkey massacres civilianshttps://t.co/YkC856KevK pic.twitter.com/TdDRUOr2TO
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Former co-chair of Turkey’s pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party, Selahattin Demirtaş, has been behind bars for seven years, accused of “publicly denigrating the government”. Today Demirtaş tells court his lengthy detention is due to his Kurdish identity and political views.
An exclusive Medya News interview with Kurdish rights advocate Dr. Thoreau Redcrow offers a fresh look at the role of Abdullah Öcalan in achieving a peaceful solution to the Kurdish conflict.
European Parliament’s Turkey rapporteur Nacho Sánchez Amor condemns Turkey for its dire human rights record and failing to meet international standards of the rule of law, expresses pessimism over potential European Union membership.
The massacre of 100 civilians in Nigeria by a newly acquired Turkish drone reflects the unchecked expansion of global defence industries, especially Turkey’s burgeoning drone sector.
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