Criminal Charges Against Authorities Exposing Naked Dead Bodies Of 2 Women

Diyabakır Bar Association has filed a criminal complaint against the authorities in charge exposing the naked dead bodies of two women lying on the street on charges of “disrespect towards the dead, inciting people to hatred, grudge and hostility, defamation and insulting one’s memories”.

2 Buildings Collapse in Beyoğlu

Two historical buildings have collapsed on Kurabiye street in Beyoğlu district.

Yüksekdağ: As a Turkish Woman, I Take Remaining Silent to these Pictures As an Insult

HDP Co-Chair Yüksekdağ has noted; what is naked today is not the body of a woman whom they have slaughtered but the very understanding of the government of war itself.

Demirtaş: How Many Killed in Cizre in 20 Days Unknown

HDP Co-Chair Demirtaş has said, “We don’t know how many people have been killed in Cizre over 20 days. There is no exact figure because there isn’t any healthy process there”.

Minister of Labor Leaves DİSK General Assembly

Minister of Labor and Social Security Soylu facing protests has left DİSK General Assembly, “I don’t accept chanting calling our president ‘murderer and thief’”, Soylu said.


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