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TURKEY: Detentions and arrests of HDP representatives continue… 0

Statement by Foreign Affairs Spokespersons regarding the recent arrests in Kars, including co-mayor Ms Sevin Alaca and 15 local politicians

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 Peace in Kurdistan condemns the attack on the HDP 0

Turkish authorities have issued arrest warrants for 82 people, including former mayors and MPs of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) and the Party’s current Central Executive Board

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HDP executives: We won’t accept this coup!

Amed Metropolitan Municipality co-mayor Selçuk Mızraklı and HDP Deputy Meral Danış Beştaş stated that they do not recognize the trustee: “Everyone should take responsibility.”

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418 people detained following AKP seizure of municipalities

Post Views: 3 HDP-run Amed, Mardin and Van metropolitan municipalities have been seized by the AKP regime once again in the early hours of the morning. In parallel, police operations have been carried out in dozens of cities and hundreds

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HDP: We will not be silenced, we will not be stopped”

We publish below the press release by the HDP about the seizure by the AKP regime of the municipalities of Amed, Mardin and Van

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Erdogan’s regime seized Amed, Mardin and Van municipalities

Co-mayors of Amed, Mardin and Van municipalities were removed from office and the municipalities were placed under police blockade

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HDP’s report on pre-election period

“The HDP calls all democratic institutions, comrades, and the international community to get  involved in observing the elections.”

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Turkey’s Erdogan facing resistance to his dictatorial rule

“Democracy is like a tram; you get off when you have reached your destination.” The comment by Recep Tayyip Erdogan – made more than 20 years ago when he was first elected mayor of Istanbul – sums up the Machiavellian cynicism of Turkey’s authoritarian president

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