Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) Executive Committee member Duran Kalkan has called for global action against Turkey’s escalating practices of isolation imposed on prisoners held in İmralı.
Selahattin Demirtaş, the former co-chair of the People’s Democratic Party (HDP) in Turkey, has countered a court’s allegations that he intentionally stalled the Kobanê trial.
A letter from the Kurdistan Region of Iraq’s Minister of Labour and Social Affairs highlights the minister’s contention that the recent sentencing of journalist Sherwan Sherwani to four additional years in prison was based on an irrelevant pretext.
And ISIS militants attacked positions and checkpoints belonging to the Syrian government and allied militias in Raqqa, resulting in the deaths of at least 10 pro-government fighters.
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