Controversial election law passed…

In Uncategorized on March 16, 2018 at 12:45

A major law giving the green light to political parties to form pre-election alliances and overhauling electoral regulations before the 2019 elections has been approved at parliament after a marathon night-long session, which included a physical fight between ruling and opposition lawmakers.
Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has slammed a controversial legislative package approved by parliament in the early hours of March 13, dubbing the package an “election fraud law.”

Erdoğan flirting with Turkish nationalism as he does the nationalist “wolf” hand sign.

Washington Post – Mar 11

IN TURKEY under President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the tweet has been turned into a crime, and a troubled democracy is being turned into a dictatorship. Gradually but inexorably, a nation that once aspired to be an exemplar of enlightened moderation

Erdoğan flirting with Muslim Brotherhood as he does the “Rabia” hand sign.



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I guess this hand sign is from the times of democratic alliance against Turkey’s military tutelage…


The application submitted by inmate Ebedin Abi, who has diabetes and heart disease, upon not being given food for his diet, has been concluded: The ECtHR sentenced Turkey to pay fine of 6 thousand and 150 euros.

Vía Erkan’s Field Diary

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