A DELEGATION of Kurds living in Britain delivered a letter to Prime Minister Theresa May yesterday demanding that she condemn Turkey’s “secret war” against their people, writes Steve Sweeney.
Kurdish National Congress (KNK) representatives wrote to express “deep...
Friday 28th Apr 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
SCOTTISH trade unions have vowed solidarity with over 100,000 public-sector workers sacked by Turkey’s right-wing Erdogan regime and have pledged to raise money to support them.
University and College Union president Rob Goodfellow said that thousands of journalists,...
Thursday 27th Apr 2017
KURDISH leaders accused Turkey of collaborating with Isis yesterday after the country’s air force killed dozens of militia in Syria and Iraq.
The Turkish military claimed the pre-dawn raids targeted Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants preparing to enter Turkey from...
Wednesday 26th Apr 2017
posted by James Tweedie in World
TURKEY’S highest court denied an opposition bid to annul the April 16 constitutional referendum result yesterday.
The Council of State dismissed the Kemalist CHP’s request to overturn the electoral board’s decision to allow ballots without the official stamp to be...
posted by Morning Star in World
TURKISH police raided the office of a trade union website yesterday and arrested its editor for disputing Sunday’s constitutional referendum result.
Labour web portal Sendika.org editor Ali Ergin Demirhan was arrested in the dawn raid and his mobile phone and computer hard drive...
Friday 21st Apr 2017
Campaigners call on Theresa May to turn her back on Turkey
Thursday 20th Apr 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
Referendum victory down to an ‘illegal decision’ say Erdogan opponents
Wednesday 19th Apr 2017
The situation for human rights in Turkey is dire, and on course to become much worse, says ROSA GILBERT
posted by Morning Star in Features
Critics question ‘dubious’ constitutional referendum result
Tuesday 18th Apr 2017
posted by Ben Chacko in World
TURKEY’S constitutional changes endorsed in Sunday’s referendum threaten to take that country further down the road to fascism.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will assume sweeping new powers with which to pursue his authoritarian, neoliberal and Islamist agenda.
posted by Morning Star in Editorial