Erdoğan Seeks to Expand Terrorism Definition

Erdoğan Seeks to Expand Terrorism Definition

*Source: Reuters © Erdoğan Seeks to Expand Terrorism Definition Following the recent bomb attack in Ankara, Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan made a strong statement. Erdoğan...

Get Your Hands Off My Body: Anarchists Strip for First of May Celebrations in Izmir

Get Your Hands Off My Body: Anarchists Strip for First of May Celebrations in Izmir

Anarchist demonstrators stripped at a May Day protest in Izmir. The poster reads “Desiring power is the greaterst curse of humankind.” *Source: haberler.com © Get Your...

Tensions Escalate in Kurdish South-East: Teachers Evacuated as Locals Prepare for Curfew

Tensions Escalate in Kurdish South-East: Teachers Evacuated as Locals Prepare for Curfew

*Source: AFP © Tensions Escalate in Kurdish South-East: Teachers Evacuated as Locals Prepare for Curfew Three policemen were killed by a PKK attack on a road...

News of the Week, January 18th, 2016

News of the Week, January 18th, 2016

*Source: AA © News of the Week, January 18th, 2016 A bite size round-up of last week’s events; 27 Academics Arrested On Friday, police detained 27...

Thousands of ‘Women for Peace’ protest in Diyarbakır

Thousands of ‘Women for Peace’ protest in Diyarbakır

*Source; Barış için Kadın Girişimi © Thousands of ‘Women for Peace’ protest in Diyarbakır With the echo of gunshots in the background, approximately 2000 women from...

News of the Week, March 1st, 2016

News of the Week, March 1st, 2016

*Source: Can Erok / Reuters © News of the Week, March 1st, 2016 A bite size round-up of last week’s events; Can Dündar and Erdem Gül post-release...

Istanbul Hit by Suicide Attack

Istanbul Hit by Suicide Attack

*Source: Reuters/ Murad Sezer © Istanbul Hit by Suicide Attack A suicide bombing on Istiklal Avenue in the heart of Istanbul killed five people and injured...

Parliamentary Commission on Divorce Looks to Strip Women and Children of Rights

Parliamentary Commission on Divorce Looks to Strip Women and Children of Rights

The Parliamentary Commission on Divorce celebrated the completion of their Commission Report at the General Assembly on Monday, May 16, while activist groups are claiming...

Saudi Arabia Initiates New Coalition Against Terrorism

Saudi Arabia Initiates New Coalition Against Terrorism

*Source: The Tri-Country Sun Times © Saudi Arabia Initiates New Coalition Against Terrorism The Saudi Foreign Affairs minister Adel-al Jubeir announced on Tuesday the formation of...

Turkey and Canada Sign Nuclear Agreement

Turkey and Canada Sign Nuclear Agreement

Source: The Telegraph © Turkey and Canada Sign Nuclear Agreement The Nuclear Industry Association of Turkey stated on Thursday that Turkey and Canada have signed...