Daily Archives: 30/03/2016
Is the West running out of patience with Turkey?
In February 2016, Kurdish Question published leaked minutes from a meeting between President Erdoğan and the EU’s two top officials – Jean-Claude Juncker and Donald Tusk – which took place in November 2015. It was clear from the encounter that … Continue reading
The PKK finally decides to respond fully to the Turkish State’s war on Kurdish Communities
In March 2016 (at an event celebrating Newroz), the Co-Chair of the opposition Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) in Turkey, Selahattin Demirtaş, called for peace and a return to negotiations between the ruling AKP and the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK). But the … Continue reading
The Turkish State’s war on freedom and peace (March 2016 summary)
This post follows on from previous posts in February about the current Turkish regime’s warmongering politics and its crackdown on democracy and freedom of speech. At least 310 civilian deaths so far at the hands of the State The Documentation … Continue reading