Daily Archives: November 7, 2017

CHP News: Istanbul court rejects CHP MP Berberoğlu retrial appeal, keeps 25-year jail sentence

An Istanbul court on Nov. 7 rejected an appeals court order to retry main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) deputy Enis Berberoğlu, ruling to maintain his 25-year jail term. from Hürriyet Daily News http://ift.tt/2yDR11x via CHPEU

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PARADISE PAPERS: Leaked Offshore Activities Linked to 120 Politicians Including PM Yıldırım’s Family

Paradise Papers, documents on the offshore accounts of over 120 politicians from 50 countries, are being leaked to the public. Prime Minister Yıldırım’s son and relatives are also mentioned in the documents. from bianet http://ift.tt/2AkZ2G5 via CHPEU

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Miners End Lock-In Protest Against Privatization Law Draft After 21 Hours

2,000 miners who locked themselves in coal mines to protest an amendment article in the mining law that would pave the way for privatizing the Turkey’s Hard Coal Enterprise, have ended their protest. The union stated “the article will pass … Continue reading

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