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Our red line on Turkey has been crossed: EP rapporteur Kati Piri

Kati Piri, Turkey rapporteur for the European Parliament (EP), in an interview on Tuesday said Turkey’s constitutional amendments in 2017 crossed their red line,...

EP’s Piri visits jailed Kurdish politician’s Diyarbakır home

European Parliament (EP) Turkey rapporteur Kati Piri on Wednesday visited the family of jailed Kurdish politician Selahattin Demirtaş in Diyarbakır, the Artı Gerçek news...

Hungary’s Orbán praises Erdoğan while criticizing ‘undemocratic’ Western Europe

Hungary’s right-wing nationalist Prime Minister Viktor Orbán railed against what he called "undemocratic" Western European states in a speech on Saturday while praising Turkish...

Erdoğan to EP: We will not leave Afrin until our work is done

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has told the European Parliament, which recently called on Turkey to withdraw its troops from the Afrin region of...

[UPDATE] EP members call on Turkey to end post-coup state of emergency

Members of the European Parliament have called on Turkey to lift an ongoing state of emergency declared after a failed coup in July 2016...

[VIDEO] MEPs criticize rights violations in Turkey as EP resolution suggests freezing accession talks

Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have strongly criticized the Turkish government for its systematic violation of human rights and persecution of the opposition...

EP adopts resolution advising freeze of accession talks with Turkey 

A resolution calling for the freezing of European Union membership negotiations with Turkey if Ankara implements a constitutional overhaul, backed by a referendum in...

EP’s Piri: Imprisonment of CHP deputy Berberoğlu is a new low point in Turkey

Kati Piri, the European Parliament’s rapporteur for Turkey, on Thursday said the sentencing and imprisonment of main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) İstanbul deputy...

EP members write letters of solidarity to Turkey’s jailed journalists

Members of the European Parliament have begun a campaign of support for imprisoned Turkish journalists upon the initiative of leading journalism organization Reporters Without...

EP’s Brok calls on Turks in Germany to vote ‘no’ in referendum

Elmar Brok, a member of the European Parliament (EP) from the Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and chairman of the European...

Germany cool to expanding EU membership talks with Turkey

As tension between Turkey and the European Union escalates following a vote by the European Parliament to freeze membership negotiations with Turkey, the German...

Ankara does not expect EU leaders to freeze negotiations

Turkey's European Union Affairs Minister Ömer Çelik said on Wednesday that he does not expect European leaders will decide to freeze the negotiations process...

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Turkey’s judicial council rewards judges and prosecutors for their role in gov’t-led prosecutions: report

Turkey’s Council of Judges and Prosecutors (HSK) on Friday named 11 judges and prosecutors, many of whom played critical roles in government-led prosecutions, as...

‘We have to take measures,’ says Erdoğan as opposition questions COVID death toll

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Friday said his government was obliged to take measures in the face of skyrocketing COVID-19 infections in the...

NATO’s reform plan to make veto more difficult likely to be blocked by Turkey

NATO-appointed experts on Wednesday presented to the foreign ministers of member countries a plan on reforming the alliance, including a proposal to make it...

Belgium’s highest criminal court will convene over Facebook posts insulting Gülen-linked residents

A court in Belgium on November 16 referred 14 Belgians of Turkish descent to the country's highest criminal court over Facebook comments targeting residents...

4 detained in police raid of Kurdish party branch, other locations in eastern Turkey

Four people were detained when Turkish police raided the provincial office of the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) and various other locations in the...
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