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Jailed Pro-Kurdish Leader Says Fair Trial Impossible in Erdogan's Turkey


JULY 19, 2017, 9:54 A.M. E.D.T.

ANKARA — Turkey’s jailed pro-Kurdish opposition leader said no judge could stand up to Tayyip Erdogan, expressing doubts he could ever have a fair trial after the president publicly labeled him a terrorist. 615 more words

Seventeen injured as bomb explosion hits military vehicle in southeast Turkey

Explosives planted by Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants ripped through a Turkish military vehicle traveling through southeast Turkey on Monday, wounding 17 soldiers, the military said. 119 more words

Turkey Detains 44 in Anti-Terrorist Operations, Including Bomb Attack Planners


JULY 13, 2017, 6:12 A.M. E.D.T.

ISTANBUL — Turkish police have detained 44 suspects in anti-terrorist operations, including the planners of two suicide bomb attacks in Istanbul last year, the city’s governor said on Thursday. 160 more words

2 Ruling Party Officials Shot and Killed in Turkey -- "Terror is attacking our nation's political institutions"


JULY 2, 2017, 3:57 A.M. E.D.T.

ISTANBUL — Turkey’s official news agency says two ruling party officials serving in district organizations have been shot and killed, and ruling party officials blamed Kurdish militants. 105 more words

Turkey's Erdogan slams opposition as 'justice march' nears Istanbul


© Republican People Party/AFP | Turkish opposition leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu leads supporters on the 14th day of a 425-kilometer (265-mile) march from Ankara to Istanbul, on June 28, 2017… 341 more words

American YPG Fighter Complains About Group’s Lack of Medical Care

By Kyle Orton (@KyleWOrton) on 26 May 2017

Patrick Ryan Kasprik was arrested in Lee County, Florida, in September 2015 for battery of a police officer and resisting arrest. 584 more words


Erdogan Says Turkey Will Act if Syrian Kurdish Militia Attacks: Media


MAY 18, 2017, 1:45 A.M. E.D.T.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan greeting people in Istanbul on Monday, April 17, 2017, after declaring victory in a closely contested vote that would centralize governing powers in his office. 299 more words