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Human Rights Association: Sexual Abuse is Crime, not Sickness

Concerning the law draft about child abuse, Human Rights Association İstanbul branch in its statement has said, “You cannot prevent any crime by increasing the punishment”. from bianet https://ift.tt/2HKURaC via CHPEU

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CHP SPOKESPERSON ON SNAP ELECTION: First Statement by CHP: We are Ready for Election

After President Erdoğan has announced the date for snap election as June 24, the first statement by CHP has been made by the Spokesperson Bülent Tezcan, who has said, “Bring it on. As CHP, we are ready for the election … Continue reading

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State of Emergency Extended for 7th Time

State of Emergency has been extended for another three months. Snap election will be held under State of Emergency conditions. from bianet https://ift.tt/2K0aYls via CHPEU

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Demonstration Ban for Nuclear Plant Protesters in Sinop

The “We Don’t Want Nuclear Power Plant in Sinop” demonstration to be held by Sinop Anti-Nuclear Platform this weekend in Sinop has been banned. HDP’s Çepni has said, “No government can stand with such prohibitive policies”. from bianet https://ift.tt/2HiAUXC via … Continue reading

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CHP MP Altıok: ‘They Consider Even 10 Days Too Much for an Innocent Baby’

Charged with “propagandizing for a terrorist organization,” Ayşe Çelik will be imprisoned today with her 6-month-old baby. Upon the rejection of additional time requested for the Constitutional Court ruling, CHP MP Altıok has said, “They have considered even 10 days … Continue reading

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Police Prevent CHP’s Sit-in Protest of State of Emergency

CHP’s attempt to stage sit-in protest at Taksim Square on the anniversary of referendum has been prevented by police. The protest has been staged in front of French Embassy. from bianet https://ift.tt/2qzwh4k via CHPEU

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EU Commissioner: We Cannot Ignore Rule of Law Deficits in Turkey

EU Enlargement Commissioner Hahn has told Die Welt that the focus needs to be not on Turkey’s accession negotiations but on strategic partnership, remarking that the EU cannot “ignore significant deficits in the rule of law in Turkey”. from bianet … Continue reading

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Courts Approve Bans of LGBTI Events

In its decision of refusal, the courts have asserted that “the decision of banning will not cause unrecoverable consequence and it is not openly contravening law”. from bianet http://ift.tt/2FnKGY8 via CHPEU

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Green Party: Stop Arms Sale to Turkey

The Green Party has submitted motion for arms export to be stopped to Turkey in protest of Afrin operation. The motion has been approved. from bianet http://ift.tt/2BBXFlJ via CHPEU

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CHP’s Doctor MPs Denounce Operation Against Launched Medical Association

Reminding that Turkish Medical Association was targeted by President Erdoğan over its declaration opposing Afrin operation, CHP’s doctor MPs Şeker and Kara have emphasized that doctors’ main duty is to keep people alive. from bianet http://ift.tt/2GvxwbW via CHPEU

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