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One suspect was arrested for charges related to the rape of a sixteen year-old.
Prime minister Erdoğan repeats claim of foreign conspiracy behind weeks of protests and lashes out at BBC journalist
Kazım Bayraktar, attorney of Ethem Sarısülük, claimed that the court did not arrest the policeman suspected of Sarısülük?s murder as it disregarded ?expert and autopsy reports as well as surveillance camera recordings? and only decided upon police testimony.
Turkey?s main opposition Republican People?s Party.
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) ? Turkish police on Tuesday detained at least 20 people allegedly involved in violent protests, as the country’s prime minister continued to lash out at protesters ? and a BBC journalist ? he claimed were part of a conspiracy to harm Turkey.
Turkish Prime Minister warned activist groups today not to.
Deputy Prime Minister Bülent Arınç said he was ?barely restraining? himself from saying certain things about
The Turkish police have written a heroic story during the Gezi Park interventions, Turkish Prime Minister said
Now, after a decade of electoral success and economic growth, governing without a coalition, the army neutralised, in control of the media, the judiciary and the police, Erdogan feels free to move on this crucial symbolic issue of alcohol and its venues.
Broadcaster condemns messages sent by Ankara mayor to reporter Selin Girit accusing her of ‘treachery’
The BBC has expressed concern after one of its journalists was targeted in a “threatening” Twitter campaign by a senior Turkish politician over her coverage of protests in the country.
The BBC Turkey reporter Selin Girit was accused of “treachery” and acting as a foreign agent in a series of tweets by Ibrahim Melih Gökçek, the longstanding mayor of Ankara, on Sunday.
The woman in a black dress who became a hero during the Gezi Park protests after standing in front of.
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Yaman Akdeniz is an expert on cyber freedom at Istanbul’s Bilgi University. He says while the importance of social media is growing, he worries about a looming crackdown. “People will now switch more to social media platforms because that is one area
A poll by Bilgi university found that the vast majority of protesters had no connection to any political party. The primary motivation for joining the protests was anti-authoritarianism. More than 90% cited various aspects of authoritarian politics as
Mass demonstrations against the Turkish prime minister, Recep Tayip Erdoğan, should not be allowed to derail talks with Kurdish rebels, Britain’s roving peace negotiator, Jonathan Powell, has said.
If the peace process is fulfilled and democratization is completed.
The protests aim at sabotaging a possible resolution of the Kurdish issue, PM Erdoğan said.
The Peace and Democracy Party (BDP), which takes an active role in recent efforts to find a peaceful solution
As the two-year mandate of the current Parliament Speaker Cemil Çiçek will terminate.
According to Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, the most important target.