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Operation against Koza İpek Holding

Policemen raided Koza İpek Holding incorporating Kanaltürk TV and Bugün daily in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

What Needs to be Done by Whom to Establish Peace?

Defenders of law and peace from TİHV, TMMOB, Committee of Wise Men, Women Initiative for Peace, SFK, Lambdaistanbul, Saturday Mothers, Forum for Disability Rights, SGDF, TTB, Filmmor Women Film Festival have spoken regarding the subject.

Three Vice News Journalists Arrested in Southeastern Turkey, Vice News Reacts

Three of four Vice News were detained and arrested in Diyarbakır province, Vice News reacted to the arrests. Lawyer Tahir Elçi said journalists were arrested and investigated with notice.

Father who Lost his Son in Soma: Nobody Takes the Blame, Did Our Children Commit Suicide then?

İsmail Çolak, who lost his 26 year-old son in Soma mine disaster, said: “We will continue until we find justice, [will first apply to] Constitutional Court, if that does not work out, then the European Court of Human Right. 440 orphans and 255 young widows remained behind.”

What Needs to be Done by Who to Establish Peace?

Rights defenders from İHD, DİSK, Conscientious Objection Association, Independent Art Initiative, Baran Tursun Foundation, Alewi Bektashi Federation, KAMER, Animal Rights Monitoring Committee, Antep Zeugmadi, LGBTI and LGBTI Peace Initiative have spoken regarding the subject.


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