Daily Archives: November 14, 2017

CHP News: CHP head Kılıçdaroğlu questions $30 billion spent on Syrians in Turkey

Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has called on the government to give a detailed account of the $30 billion officially spent on Syrians sheltering in Turkey so far, suggesting that this amount may be incorrect as … Continue reading

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AKP MP: These Academics Wouldn’t Be Granted Even Right to Live

Referring the academics who signed the peace declaration, AKP’s Kavcıoğlu has said, “No academic, politician or journalists who signed this petition would be granted right to live by any country, leave alone sending them to prison”. from bianet http://ift.tt/2AJbtvA via … Continue reading

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Turkish marriage law a blow to women’s rights, say activists | World news | The Guardian

Turkish marriage law a blow to women’s rights, say activists Bill allowing Muslim clerics to conduct civil marriages passed despite protests amid fears it could lead to more child brides More:Turkish marriage law a blow to women’s rights, say activists … Continue reading

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EU funds Turkish health centers to help Syrian refugees | Europe | DW | 14.11.2017

EU funds Turkish health centers to help Syrian refugees New, EU-funded health centers are opening across Turkey to treat and employ Syrian refugees in effort to remove the language barriers they face when seeking medical care. Diego Cupolo reports from … Continue reading

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Turkey Among Countries in Restricting Freedoms on Internet

Turkey has been ranked among the countries in which freedoms are restricted most in US-based think tank Freedom House’s report. from bianet http://ift.tt/2ifCf73 via CHPEU

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IMF Warns Turkey: Growth to Decelerate

The IMF in its “Regional Economic Outlook” report has underlined the high inflation and current deficit rates in Turkey. The report foresees that the economic growth slowing down will fall to 3.5%. from bianet http://ift.tt/2yxGdhq via CHPEU

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Turkey has to return to Atatürk’s diplomacy

Turkey has to return to Atatürk’s diplomacy Developments in Saudi Arabia have unsettled President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his Justice and Development Party (AKP). Although the Syrian crisis may have produced some common ground for Turkey and Saudi Arabia, disagreements … Continue reading

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Progressive Legists Association Chair Kozağaçlı Arrested

Progressive Legists Union Chair Kozağaçlı, who is among the lawyers in Soma trial, was arrested yesterday following his questioning at the criminal judgeship of peace. from bianet http://ift.tt/2yZ8ZvV via CHPEU

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