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YPG spokesman Redur Xelil / Khalil. (Archives)
By nsnbc On Thursday, April 27th, 2017

US – Russia concerned about Turkey’s airstrikes against Kurds in Syria

nsnbc : The United States and Russia expressed concerns about Turkey’s airstrikes against Kurds in Syria after some 20 members of the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) were killed on Tuesday. Turkey More...

By nsnbc On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Syrian – Kurdish YPG blasts Turkey over Airstrikes at Mount Karachok near the City of Derik

nsnbc : The Syrian – Kurdish People’s Defense Units (YPG) blasted Turkey for air strikes in Mount Karachok near the city of Derik on April 25. The YPG and the all-female YPJ are military wings of the More...

The Armenian - Syrian town of Kessab, overrun by Turkish-backed terror hordes.
By Christof Lehmann On Monday, April 24th, 2017

Turkey’s Genocide Against Armenians (and Kurds) Still Ongoing

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : April 24 marks the anniversary of the start of the Armenian genocide during the Ottoman Empire 102 years ago. However, the Empire’s successor state Turkey continues the genocide More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

Turkey’s Council of State and Election Board Reject CHP’s Protest over Rigged Referendum

nsnbc : Turkey’s Republican People’s Party, the largest opposition party, has appealed to the Council of State to repeal the Supreme Election Board’s (YSK) decision that changed the legal criteria More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Turkey’s Al-Qaeda Catch and Release Program: 2003 HSBC Bombers and a Dead Journalist

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : An individual described as Z.C. was detained by security forces in Turkey after he confessed in court to his involvement in four November 2003 truck bombings in Istanbul, targeting the More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

Turkey blasts OSCE for biased Observation in Referendum: Refers to “Observer with PKK Flag”

nsnbc : Turkish officials have blasted the OSCE and questioned the objectivity of the European monitoring group that Turkey had invited to observe its referendum. Rather than relating to serious procedural flaws More...

“We don’t find that right, we won’t accept this. … The rules cannot be changed while a match is being played. But the YSK has changed the rules right after the polls were closed.”
By nsnbc On Monday, April 17th, 2017

Turkey’s Opposition CHP Denounces High Electoral Board for Accepting Invalid Ballots in Referendum

nsnbc : Turkey’s main opposition party the Republican People’s Party (CHP) accuses Turkey’s High Electoral Board (YSK) of having violated laws when it, amidst the vote counting process in Sunday’s More...

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By nsnbc On Sunday, April 16th, 2017

Russia – Turkey Agree to Support OPCW Probe into Khan Sheikhoun Chemical Incident, but …

nsnbc : The Presidential Office of Turkey stated that Turkey’s President R. Tayyip Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed latest developments in Syria in a phone conversation on April 13 and More...

By nsnbc On Saturday, April 15th, 2017

Yes Vote in Turkey’s Referendum to Give President Unchecked Powers, Increase Rights Violations: UN Experts

nsnbc: Four UN special rapporteurs were citing a cohort of serious of concerns of mass rights violations under Turkey’s post-coup state of emergency and warned that a ‘Yes’ vote in Sunday’s referendum More...

By Christof Lehmann On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

No “Problems” with Export of Iraqi – Kurdish Oil via Turkey and Drawing New Borders in the Middle East

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Amidst intense discussions about a referendum on the independence of northern Iraq’s predominantly Kurdish region, the Kurdistan Ministry of Natural Resources notes that there were More...