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CHP News: We’re not afraid of your courts or police: CHP head

Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has slammed ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) for putting pressure on the judiciary to oppress the CHP, expressing the party’s aim to sweep the big cities in the upcoming local … Continue reading

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Constitutional Court to Discuss Application of CHP on Statute Enabling Muftis to Perform Marriage

The Constitutional Court will discuss the application of the Republican People’s Party (CHP) for the statute that grants muftis authority to perform marriage to be revoked and its execution to be suspended. from bianet http://ift.tt/2qAKf9j via CHPEU

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Turkey needs more women in local governance

Turkey needs more women in local governance Four-year-old Elif and two-year-old Hira were killed by their father Ali Yardım on Jan. 2 in Istanbul’s Maltepe district. Their mother Dilek Yardım, who was seeking a divorce from Ali, said at the … Continue reading

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Germany’s ‘In the Fade’ wins Golden Globe for foreign film by German-Turk Director Fatih Akın

‘In the Fade’ wins Golden Globe for foreign film By andrew dalton, associated press BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Jan 7, 2018, 10:35 PM ET “In the Fade,” a German film that tackles terrorism from multiple, and multicultural, perspectives won the … Continue reading

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REPORT OF HUMAN RIGHTS AT RISK IN 2017 : ‘Freedoms Restricted, Rights Defenders Targeted’

Büyükada trial and murdered nature defenders Aysin Büyüknohutçu and Ali Ulvi Büyüknohutçu were included in the “Human Rights Defenders at Risk in 2017” released by Front Line Defenders. from bianet http://ift.tt/2ADoTbg via CHPEU

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Is CHP Leader Kılıçdaroğlu the party’s candidate for 2019 presidency bid?

Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has hinted at his potential candidacy for the presidential election scheduled for 2019, while saying he will first consult his party. “There hasn’t yet been any decision taken about the candidacy. … Continue reading

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CHP leader’s daughter ironically accepts newspaper’s offer to buy her home

Zeynep Kılıçdaroğlu, the daughter of main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) head Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, has ironically accepted daily Güneş’s offer to buy her Istanbul home for $100,000, penning a letter to the pro-government newspaper. “In the story you published you … Continue reading

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CHP’s campaign for justice and democracy to accelerate in 2018: Kılıçdaroğlu

The main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) has voiced its determination to step up efforts in the name of democracy, the rule of law and media freedom in 2018, vowing to carry the hope of the “No” campaign in the … Continue reading

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CHP sets three main goals for 2018 ahead of 2019 elections

The main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) has announced its top three priorities for 2018, which include becoming a more inclusive party for different segments of the society, making in-house changes, and getting prepared for triple elections set to take … Continue reading

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CHP News: CHP leader cites seven problems in Middle East

The main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) introduced seven problem areas and related solutions for the current unrest in the Middle Eastern countries, defining the basic problem as a lack of education, adding that the diversification of economic sources of … Continue reading

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