erkan

Well, nothing new in Turkish judiciary: “Constitutional Court rejects Osman Kavala’s application…

In Uncategorized on December 29, 2020 at 18:08

https://ift.tt/3rDlnta

The General Assembly of the Constitutional Court has concluded that arrested businessperson and rights defender Osman Kavala’s right to personal liberty and security has not been violated.
Turkey: the rise and fall of the Kurdish party that threatened Erdoğan

Dissenters are facing persecution, with 16,000 HDP members arrested or detained. But hardcore support keeps the struggle alive

It has been a lonely year for Adalet Fidan, the mayor of Silopi in Turkey’s Kurdish south-east – and not just because of the pandemic.

Turkey’s Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu called Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) deputy Ömer Faruk…
“The judgment demonstrates how the Erdoğan presidency weaponizes detention and prosecution to remove opponents from the political scene and threatens free democratic debate,” says HRW’s Europe and Central Asia Director Williamson.

The post Well, nothing new in Turkish judiciary: “Constitutional Court rejects Osman Kavala’s application… appeared first on Erkan's Field Diary.

Vía Erkan’s Field Diary https://ift.tt/3aLNgZY

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: