The ongoing unlawful state practices against the HDP have gained a new character (HDP statement)

The ongoing unlawful state practices against the HDP have gained a new character with three coordinated and synchronized “legal” decisions on the same day. On 21 February 2017, HDP’s co-chair Ms Figen Yüksekdağ's parliament membership was revoked, co-chair Mr Selahattin Demirtaş received a five-month prison sentence, and Deputy Chair of HDP Parliamentary Group Mr İdris Baluken was re-arrested and sent back ...

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Revocation of HDP Co-chair Ms. Yüksekdağ’s parliamentary membership is unacceptable (HDP statement)

The revocation of HDP Co-Chair Figen Yüksekdağ’s membership in parliament as a fait accompli is unacceptable. The revoking of her position in parliament once again tramples the constitution, and it is an effort to give the government’s political decision the appearance of legality. The Erdoğan-AKP government is trying to overcome its own political deadlock as well as Turkey’s social and economic crisis by v ...

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TURKEY FREEDOM AND DEMOCRACY YEAR IN REVIEW (HDP report)

Report published by the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) on the 21st of January 2017 about the crackdown on freedom and democracy in Turkey. TITLES:  MEDIA/PRESS FREEDOM  ACADEMIC FREEDOM  CRACKDOWN ON NGOs & CSOs  DISMISSALS FROM STATE INSTITUTIONS  INTERVENTIONS IN THE JUDICIARY  CRACKDOWN ON THE OPPOSITION  CRACKDOWN ON HDP’S PARLIAMENTARY GROUP  CRACKDOWN ON LOCAL AUTHORIT ...

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What’s Happening in Koruköy? Ongoing military operations and communications blackout in Kurdish village (HDP statement)

Ongoing military operations and communications blackout in Kurdish village What's Happening in Koruköy? We demand urgent information from reliable sources. For the last nine days, there has been no communication with the people in K0ruköy (Xereba Bava), a village in Turkey's southeastern district of Nusaybin (Mardin province), that is under round-the-clock military curfew and has been cut off from electrica ...

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Invitation aux célébrations du Newroz 2017

Bruxelles, le 9 fevrier 2017 Chers amis, Nous vous invitons cordialement à vous joindre à nous dans le cadre des célébrations du prochain Newroz (Nouvel An kurde) qui auront lieu dans les villes de Diyarbakir, Van, Mardin, et autres villes kurdes et turques entre les 17 et 22 mars 2017. Le Newroz, équinoxe du printemps, est célébré à travers un vaste territoire en tant que précurseur d'une renaissance commu ...

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Invitation for the 2017 Newroz Celebrations

Brussels, february 9, 2017 Dear Friends, We would like to cordially invite you to join us for the Newroz (Kurdish New Year) that will take place in Diyarbakir, Van, Mardin and other kurdish and turkish cities, between March 17 and 22, 2017. Newroz, the spring equinox, is celebrated across a vast geography as the harbinger of the joint revival of nature and society. For the Kurdish people, it also represents ...

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AKP Government Widens Purges in Universities by Decree Laws (HDP statement)

A new state of emergency statutory decree, numbered 686, was issued on 7 February 2017, barring 4464 civil servants from public offices. Of these 330 are academic personnel, including 184 Peace Academics who had protested Erdoğan-AKP Government’s military operations in Kurdish cities held under months-long curfews in 2016. Since the start of emergency rule on 20 July 2016, over 130,000 civil servants have b ...

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9000 HDP members detained, 2500 jailed in one and a half years

Published by ANF on February 6, 2017 HDP's Yıldırım said attacks against the HDP have intensified, adding: “We are not just a political party, we are a popular movement. We are a tree that takes its strength from its roots. The more you prune us, the stronger we get.” Monday, February 6, 2017 10:45 AM AMED - ANF - MELEK YÜKSEL HDP Group Deputy Chair Ahmet Yıldırım stated that 9000 HDP members have been deta ...

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Kurdish politician Ahmet Türk urges ‘new peace era’ in Turkey after jail

Published by Ekurd Daily on February 6, 2017 MARDIN, Turkey’s Kurdish region,— A respected pro-Kurdish politician said Sunday after his release following over two months in jail that both Kurds and the Turkish government should embrace a new era of peace to end a decades-long conflict. Former mayor of the southeastern city of Mardin Ahmet Turk, 74, was held in November on terror charges, but his arrest caus ...

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Turkey arrests Kurdish HDP lawmaker Ayse Acar Basaran

Published by Ekurd Daily on January 20, 2017 ANKARA,— A member of Turkish parliament from the Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), Ayse Acar Basaran, was arrested early Friday in Ankara, according to security sources, state-run Anadolu agency reported. According to the source Ankara Police Department’s Anti-Terror Branch arrested Ayse Acar Basaran, the HDP’s Batman deputy, on charges of aiding and abett ...

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