Men Kill 22 Women in November

Men killed at least 22 women and one baby in November 2018. 50 percent of the deceased women were killed by their husbands and 54 percent of them were killed because they demanded divorce/ separation.
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Prof. Dr. Gençay Gürsoy Sentenced to 2 Years, 3 Months in Prison

Prof. Dr. Gençay Gürsoy, for whom the Prosecutor’s Office announced its opinion as to the accusation in the previous hearing, has been sentenced to 2 years, 3 months in prison after new documents have been added to his file between the hearings.

Human Rights Honorary Award of Union of Turkish Bar Associations to Tahir Elçi

The Union of Turkish Bar Associations has announced that the Human Rights Honorary Award of the union has been given to Tahir Elçi, Chair of Diyarbakır Bar Association, who was murdered in Diyarbakır three years ago.

HDP Announces the 'Judiciary Toll'

According to the report released by the HDP, 29 former MPs and party executives have been sentenced to prison, 50 Co-Mayors are currently behind bars and 94 municipalities are being run by government-appointed trustees.

Pashinyan: We are Ready to Restore Relations with Turkey, Depending on a Third Country

Nikol Pashinyan, the interim Prime Minister of Armenia who received majority of the votes in snap general election held in the country on Sunday, has signalled that a new era can begin in Armenia-Turkey relations.

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