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In the meantime, “Turkey tops UNHCR’s refugee hosting list with 2.9 million refugees…

In Uncategorized on June 24, 2017 at 17:10

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Turkey tops the list of refugee hosting countries in the world, hosting 2.9 million of the world’s 65 million refugees, the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) stated on June 20.
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Turkey’s bloody, failed military coup on July 15, 2016, and the ruthless crackdown that followed are testament to the country’s escalating crisis of democracy. Though the crisis had been developing for years, with journalists and independent media

 

As the UN accuses Turkey of breaking international law, the arrest of an MP also sparks protests.

 

Remember when the President of Turkey came to Washington to visit Trump, and his goons beat the crap out of American protesters on American soil? The DC-based Turkish news site Washington Hatti reported today that Eyup Yildirim was arrested for playing a role in this incident, and the Daily Caller now reports that a second, Sinan Narin, was also arrested. Both men beat peaceful protesters outside of the embassy of Turkey.

 

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AKP Düzce Youth Branch Board member Aybek has been released on probation by the court which he was referred to on charge of “Inciting people to animosity and hostility”.

Vía Erkan’s Field Diary http://ift.tt/2t6kldA

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