tekel 51 is a documentary about the 51th. day of tekel resistance ? before the day of general strike – it contains interviews with the resisters and quite good view of the squatted streets which turned to a village of tents.-
Prime Minister Erdoğan was harshly criticized in his own country for saying to expel 100,000 illegal Armenian immigrants from the country. More than 30 NGOs condemned the PM’s reaction to the recognition of the Armenian Genocide in 1915 by the Swedish parliament.
In the wake of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan?s statements last week threatening that Turkey could deport 100,000 Armenians from Turkey in reaction to the approval internationally of resolutions that recognize the killings of Armenians at the hands of the Ottoman Empire in 1915 as ?genocide,? many considered the reasons that might have galvanized Erdoğan to make such a controversial statement.
According to the annual report of the Human Rights Association, 24 people have died in Turkish prisons in the last year. 11 people died of illness, 3 people committed suicide, 4 were killed. The Association received 2,640 applications in 2009, 397 because of torture and mal-treatment.
Many ongoing trials for Kurdish politicians. They may be sentenced for ages… Roundup in Turkish