So we also learn that BDP and government officials would meet. But it is now cancelled due to the bombing…

10 People Killed by Roadside Bomb in the South-East

from Bianet :: English
10 minibus passengers died in an explosion in the south-eastern province of Hakkari, four people got wounded. The Kurdish KCK blamed the “counter guerrilla” for the attack. PM Erdoğan said the attack would “not remain unanswered”.

Roadside bombing kills 10 in Turkey

from FT.com – World, Europe
The blast, which hit a minibus in the south-east province of Hakkari, was the worst incident involving civilian casualties in a summer of violence between Turkish forces and Kurdish rebels

Confidential Turkish government, BDP meeting postponed
Hurriyet Daily News
Ergenekon is still alive and will be revealed if this incident is clarified. The government holds the provocateurs’ hands,? BDP leader Selahattin Demirtaş

Turkish objectors, Spanish judge receive Dink awards

from Hurriyet Dailynews by ISTANBUL – Hürriyet Daily News
Turkey?s conscientious objector movement and world-renowned Spanish Judge Baltasar Garzon Real were honored with the 2010 International Hrant Dink Awards on Wednesday.

Turkey: Uncover Plot Behind Journalist?s Murder | Human Rights Watch

(Istanbul) – Turkish authorities should redouble their efforts to bring to justice all those involved in the killing of Hrant Dink, Human Rights Watch said today, following a ruling on September 14, 2010, of the European Court of Human Rights. The court ruled that Turkey should have, but failed to, take steps to protect Dink, the prominent Armenian-Turkish journalist, and failed to conduct an effective investigation into his murder in January 2007. The European Court ordered the government to pay his family ?105,000 in damages.”

More:Turkey: Uncover Plot Behind Journalist?s Murder | Human Rights Watch

Journalist Şener Awarded -Turkish Government Condemned

from Bianet :: English
The International Press Institute rewarded Turkish journalist Nedim Şener as one of 60 World Press Freedom Heroes in a ceremony in Vienna on 14 September. The IPI Steering Board condemned Turkey for detaining and prosecuting dozens of journalists.

TURKEY: Explosion in Kurdish rebel stronghold kills at least eight

from Yahoo news
A Ramadan cease-fire in the long-brewing war between Turkey and Kurdish rebels may have come to an end Thursday morning. Authorities say at least eight people were killed and three injured in southeastern Turkey when an explosion from a bomb…

Turks Hope For Lasting Cease-Fire With Kurds : NPR

TURKEY: Explosion in Kurdish rebel stronghold kills at least eight | Babylon & Beyond | Los Angeles Times

ECHR Decision not yet Considered in Trabzon Trial

from Bianet :: English
Şevki Uluçam, lawyer of defendant Colonel Öz, insists on his request to recuse the judge in the Trabzon case on “neglect” regarding the murder of Turkish-Armenian journalist Dink. The recently pronounced conviction of Turkey by the ECHR will be considered on 24 November.

Sept. 15 Hrant?s birthday

by ALI BAYRAMOĞLU- YENI ŞAFAK
The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) merged five separate cases on the murder of Hrant Dink, a Turkish-Armenian journalist who was killed in 2007, and made its ruling. It found the Turkish Republic guilty of failing to protect Dink?s life.

ORHAN KEMAL CENGİZ – ECtHR?s Dink judgment cannot be executed by paying compensation only

How was Hrant Dink killed? Hrant Dink was killed as a result of a concerted and prolonged campaign of the deep state, media and ultranationalist fascists in Turkey. His death was a direct result of the infected system in Turkey.

YAVUZ BAYDAR – The guiding light of Hrant Dink

Commenting on the referendum results, Abdurrahman Yalçınkaya, the chief prosecutor of the Supreme Court of Appeals, told journalists that even if the Constitution is amended, he and his colleagues are determined to defend the rule of law and the independence of the judiciary.

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