Sebahat Tuncel, Kamuran Yüksek Elected DBP Co-Chairs

In the 4th Extraordinary Congress of the Democratic Regions Party, Kamuran Yüksek and Sebahat Tuncel have been elected Co-Chairs of the party. 32 women have been elected to the party assembly consisting of 70 persons in total.

65th Government Receives Vote of Confidence

65th Government has obtained vote of confidence with 315 votes against 138.

Clowns Without Borders and the Humanitarian Summit in our Hearts

Clowns Without Borders Organization has met with hundreds of children and children refugees from Syria and Iraq in particular during four days in the event organized by NGOs.

What is Happening in Roboski?

While HDP Şırnak MP Encü expressing that civilians have been attacked in Roboski, a group of 30-40 had to flee to Iraq, DHA and state-run AA reported that PKK members attacked on a post killing one lieutenant.

Miners in Zonguldak End Hunger Strike

Miners staging hunger strike at De-Ka and Balçınlar Mining in Kilimli district of Zonguldak province has come to an end. The workers are awaiting the meeting to be held on Tuesday.


Gezi Resistance

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