Gaziantep bomb suspect linked to Islamic State

Gaziantep bomb suspect linked to Islamic State

Source: Murat Sezer for Reuters © Gaziantep bomb suspect linked to Islamic State Police are searching for an Islamic State (IS) militant suspected to be responsible...

News of the Week – December 14th, 2015

News of the Week – December 14th, 2015

*Source: AFP – Ahmad al -Rubaye © News of the Week – December 14th, 2015 Everything you missed last week in Turkey Turkish Troops Leave...

“Academics for Peace” Group Faces Government Investigations and Threats

“Academics for Peace” Group Faces Government Investigations and Threats

*source: sendika.org © “Academics for Peace” Group Faces Government Investigations and Threats The “Academics for Peace Initiative” has been facing a series of government investigations and...

Russia Performing ‘Observation Flights’ over Turkey

Russia Performing ‘Observation Flights’ over Turkey

Source: Russian Insider © Russia Performing ‘Observation Flights’ over Turkey  Despite tensions over the Turkish downing of a Russian warplane in November and the resulting...

Constitutional Court General Assembly: Arrest of Can Dündar and Erdem Gül Violation of Rights

Constitutional Court General Assembly: Arrest of Can Dündar and Erdem Gül Violation of Rights

*Source: AP/Vedat Arık, Cumhuriyet © Constitutional Court General Assembly: Arrest of Can Dündar and Erdem Gül Violation of Rights Turkey’s Constitutional Court General Assembly announced today...

Ankara Bombing: Attacker’s Identity Revealed

Ankara Bombing: Attacker’s Identity Revealed

*Source: medyascope.com © Ankara Bombing: Attacker’s Identity Revealed In the latest development concerning the recent Ankara bombing, today The Ministry of Interior Affairs released the identity...

Attempted Assassination of Can Dündar outside Istanbul Courthouse

Attempted Assassination of Can Dündar outside Istanbul Courthouse

Cumhurieyt editor-in-chief Can Dündar speaks to reporters moments before he is shot at by Murat Şahin outside Çağlayan Courthouse in Istanbul. *Source: BBC © Attempted Assassination...

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...