The Turkish government and the Kurdish problem-focused Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) have given vastly different accounts of the plight of 28 civilians sheltering in a cellar in violence-hit Cizre in the southeastern province of Şırnak
Turkey was the subject of the highest number of judgments regarding violations of freedom of expression in 2015, the European Court of Human Rights’ annual activity report revealed, with the country second only to Russia in the total number of violations
President Erdoğan has said parliamentary regime in Turkey has headed for the last roundup.
President Erdoğan continues his campaign against those seeking autonomy, vowing to destroy supporters of self-governance
The current parliamentary system in Turkey is out of date and the existing situation, in which both the prime minister and president are elected by the people, is unsustainable, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has stated
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