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The tragedy of agricultural child labourers in Turkey


Kom Podcast – Ragip Duran: Media ‘freedom’ in Turkey?

Kom Pocast talks to well-known journalist and media critic Ragip Duran on the situation of the media in Turkey, its role in the upcoming...

Kemal Kurkut survived Isis suicide bombs but was killed by Turkish police

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tw0ral86Y3M&feature=youtu.be23-year-old Kemal Kurkut, a fine arts student, was shot and killed by police on 21 March 2017 ahead of Kurdish Newroz (New Year) celebration...

Kom Podcast – Topic of the Week: Erdogan vs the West (or the Rest?)

Past weeks have seen increased tensions between Europe and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's Turkey. Why is Erdogan so angry?This podcast was recorded on Sunday...

In photos: Hundreds of thousands celebrate Kurdish new year

Hundreds of thousands of people participated in Newroz celebrations organised by the opposition Peoples' Democracy Party (HDP) across Turkey and the Kurdish regions.Newroz is celebrated...

In photos: Manbij celebrates Kurdish New Year Newroz

The Kurdish, Arabic, Turkmen, Armenian and Chechen people of Manbij are celebrating Newroz in the town that was liberated from Islamic State (IS) only...

EU-Turkey diplomatic crisis


Turkish Air Force major had warned authorities of unfolding coup on 15 July

A Turkish Air Force major who met with Turkey's National Intelligence Agency (MIT) officials around 14:20 on 15 July 2016 had warned that a...

Turkish President Erdogan’s secret offshore deal exposed

A new investigation into the Erdogan family business using papers from the #MaltaFiles collection, analysed by the European Investigative Collaboration Network (EIC) shows that...

Declarations, big business and the empty hunt for jihadists

By Alberto NegriThere are many things that don't make sense in the hunt for jihadists and foreign fighters, and that should make us stop...

Diggers demolish ancient district in Diyarbakir

Diggers accompanied by police that arrived in Diyarbakir's historical Sur district on Tuesday morning and began demolishing buildings in Alipasa and Lalebey neighbourhoods were...

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