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10 October 2006 Tuesday

06 October 2006 Friday

05 October 2006 Thursday

  • Washingtons Preferences
    The outcry of the Armed Forces in the person of Buyukanit should be read rather more as the declaration of will ......

04 October 2006 Wednesday

  • Turkey to Compensate Writer Baskaya
    European Court grants Ozgur Bakis newspaper writer Fikret Baskaya nearly 9,000 Euro compensation for Turkeys sentencing of him to 1 year ......
  • Tension Leads to Restricting Freedoms
    MAZLUMDER Chairman says statements made by Turkeys Chief of Staff and President reflect a mentality of increasing polarization in the society, ......
  • Islamist Critique Acquitted Under 301
    Istanbul court acquits Kurbanoglu under 301 charges for a speech he made in 2006. Ozgur-Der calls for 301 and all legislation ......
  • IHD: Cease-Fire is Historical Opportunity
    Human Rights Association says PKK cease-fire is a historic opportunity for solving the Kurdish problem through democratic means: Care should be ......
  • Turkey: Postponing Democracy and Peace
    Human Rights Foundation chair Onen, following the chief of staff Buyukanits statement talks about secularism, civilian-military relations, PKKs cease-fire declaration, the ......

02 October 2006 Monday

  • Two More Cases Under Article 301
    Public prosecutors charges Mersin 78ers Association Chairman Ethem Dincer and Ozgur Der member Bahadir Kurbanoglu of Istanbul under controversial Penal Code ......
  • ECHR Taking Up Baskaya Case
    The European Court is to sit October 3 to evaluate the application of Turkish writer Fikret Baskaya who was sentenced to ......
  • Turkey Social Forum Convenes
    Social Forum of Turkey convenes in Istanbul over the weekend bringing together the countrys opposition groups from anti-war movements to NGOs, ......
  • Reporter Duru Sentenced For Propaganda
    Dicle News Agency reporter Birol Duru and IHD member Daimi Acig have been sentenced to 6 years 3 months imprisonment each ......
  • Agean Tragedy Stirs Amnesty Reaction
    AI Turkey branch demands international procedures and court case be launched against Greek authorities for deportation of 40 refugees forced to ......
  • Silencing Guns Important New Opportunity
    Prof. Dr. Dedeoglu says Ankara does not have the luxury to wait for silencing of guns to address the Kurdish problem. ......
  • PKK Declares Cease-Fire
    PKK has declared a unilateral cease-fire but has warned its continuation depends on Turkey not mounting any operation to annihilate the ......

29 September 2006 Friday

  • British Satirist Denied Residence
    After 10 days in custody British visual satirist Dickinson is to be deported from Turkey without any charge. Having spent 20 ......