Call by Cyprus to ‘Stop Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant’

Northern Cyprus Parliament has issued a decision to call on the European Union for Akkuyu nuclear power plant, which is planned to be built in Turkey, to be halted.

Passport of CHP MP Erdem Confiscated Upon Approval of His Indictment

CHP MP Eren Erdem has been turned down at airport and cannot go to Germany upon the approval of the indictment charging him with aiding the Fethullahist Terrorist Organization.

Police Threaten Journalist: ‘Be Careful, You May be Cut in a Nook’

Journalist Afşin has said that the police officers who were doing criminal record check at metro exit told her that her outfit was “inconvenient” and then threatened her: “Be careful, you may be cut in a nook”.

Demirtaş: I’m Kept in Custody on Fabricated Evidence

HDP’s presidential candidate Demirtaş has stated, “It has been revealed that the so-called evidence that put me behind bars was all fabricated by FETÖ prosecutors”.

Election Diary – May 21, 2018

Political parties should present their list of MP candidates to the Supreme Election Board until 5 p.m. today for the elections to be held on June 24.

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