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Academic Freedom to be Discussed at School of Aegean Human Rights

The workshop organized by the International School of Aegean Human Rights will be held in Nesin Mathematics Village in ┼×irince on September 22-24, 2017.

Academic Discharges on Map as New Academic Year Begins

As the new academic year has begun, 5,717 academics from 117 universities in 81 cities have been discharged, only 140 of them have been reinstated to their jobs.

3 Arrests Following Attack on Funeral of Arrested HDP MP's Mother Hatun Tu─čluk

Three people have been arrested in connection with the attack on the funeral ceremony of arrested HDP Deputy Co-Chair Aysel Tu─čluk's mother Hatun Tu─čluk. Murat Alp, whose photograph taken with Interior Minister Soylu while he was in detention was shared on social media, is among the arrestees.

┼×ahin Alpay: I Exercised My Freedom of Expression

Arrested defendant former Zaman daily columnist ┼×ahin Alpay said, I am innocent. I just exercised my freedom of expression secured by the Constitution and the European Court of Human Rights'.

ZAMAN HEARINGS: Ali Bula├ž: My Greatest Wish is Release of the Journalists

Which crime I am committing with which article of mine? I am exercising my freedom of expression. Intriguer, disorder and warmongering are my red line", said former Zaman daily columnist Ali Bula├ž.

1st Hearing in Zaman Daily Trial Held, Defendants Continue Statements Today

The first hearing in the trial of Zaman Daily, in which 31 media employees including closed Zaman daily's former writers and employees ┼×ahin Alpay, Ali Bula├ž, M├╝mtazer T├╝rk├Âne, Ahmet T. Alkan, Nuriye Akman and Mustafa ├ťnal are standing trial was held yesterday. The hearing will continue today.

Detention Warrant Issued Again for HDP's Bilgen

A detention warrant has been issued for HDP Spokesperson Bilgen, who was released on September 9.

'Justice for Hazelnut' March Starts from Province of Ordu

Justice for Hazelnut' march that will last three days has started.

1st Hearing in Zaman Daily Trial Begins Today

The first hearing in the trial of Zaman Daily, in which 31 people are standing trial including closed Zaman daily's former writers and employees charged with coup attempt' is being held today.

CHP MP ┼×afak Pavey Resigns Her Seat

CHP ─░stanbul MP ┼×afak Pavey has announced that she has resigned her seat as an MP due to health problems.

Towards Kurdistan Referendum: Harsh Statements from Iran, Iraq, Turkey

Iran has toughened its stance in its latest statements; Saudi Arabia has proposed to be the mediator; Iraqi central government has reiterated its objection to the constitution referendum; Erdo─čan has issued a statement saying Iraq cannot be divided'.

German Ambassador to Turkey Summoned to Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Labelling the Kurdish Festival held in Colognes as propaganda', the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has summoned German Ambassador to Turkey Erdmann to the ministry due to a banner reading Free ├ľcalan' in Kurdish Festival.

B├ť┼×RA ERSANLI WRITES: A Letter to Aysel Tu─čluk

Since that night my thoughts have only been about you and your mother. You should not have had to experience such a leave-taking and such a funeral ceremony. Everyone experiences silent private farewell to loved ones; they should not have made you experience it like this.

Arrested Journalist Bureau From France Now Released

Loup Bureau, a journalist from France who was taken into custody at Habur Border Gate and was later arrested on the charge of aiding and abetting a terrorist organization',has now been released. RSF Turkey Representative ├ľndero─člu commenting on Bureau's release said: it is relieving'.

Evrensel Daily's Dersim Correspondent Kemal ├ľzer Arrested

Evrensel daily's Dersim Correspondent Kemal ├ľzer who was stopped by police at a search point on the Ovac─▒k-Dersim road on September 4 and was taken into custody has now been arrested.

PM Y─▒ld─▒r─▒m Makes Statement on Attack on Tu─čluk's Funeral

Stating that the attack on Tu─čluk's funeral was in no way acceptable', PM Y─▒ld─▒r─▒m also commented on CHP Chair K─▒l─▒├ždaro─člu's attorney ├çelik being taken into custody and said it is the work of the judiciary'.

"Gündem: Çocuk!" Programme on Children's Rights Steams Live on Medyascope

"Gündem: Çocuk!", a programme on children's rights meets its audience every friday at 11 a.m. streamed live on Medyascope.tv. Today's topic is physical security in schools.

CHP Chair K─▒l─▒├ždaro─člu on Detained Attorney: Eclipse of Reason

CHP Chairperson K─▒l─▒├ždaro─člu as to his attorney ├çelik being detained in FET├ľ investigation said eclipse of reason' and CHP Spokesperson Tezcan noted that ├çelik had stood against FET├ľ his whole life.

CHP Chair K─▒l─▒├ždaro─člu's Attorney Detained

CHP Chair Kemal K─▒l─▒├ždaro─člu's attorney Celal ├çelik has been taken into custody.

G├╝lmen, ├ľzak├ža Not Released in 1st Hearing Held Without Defendants

In the first hearing held without the presence of the defendants, the court ruled that G├╝lmen and ├ľzak├ža remain further in detention on remand. The defendants have been on a hunger strike for 190 days and are behind bars since May 23. The next hearing will be on September 28.

Court Rejects Release Demand of G├╝lmen, ├ľzak├ža in 1st Hearing Held Without Defendants

In the first hearing held without the presence of the defendants, the court ruled that G├╝lmen and ├ľzak├ža remain further in detention on remand. The defendants have been on a hunger strike for 190 days and are behind bars since May 23. The next hearing will be on September 28.

UN, International Organizations Become Party in Cases of Arrested Journalists Before ECtHR

UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression, Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights and 12 international rights organizations had their request to become a party in the cases of arrested journalists before the ECtHR granted.

24th Gathering of Justice Watch Takes Place with Participation from Journalists Outside Initiative

The 24th gathering of the Justice Watch took place today to support the arrested attorneys of Cumhuriyet daily. The Journalists Outside Initiative and CHP MP Bar─▒┼č Yarkada┼č were also among the supporting participants of the Justice Watch.

Y─▒ld─▒r─▒m Who Killed Her Rapist Was Represented by 25 Woman Attorneys in Trial

The appeal hearing in the trial of Nevin Y─▒ld─▒r─▒m, who faces life imprisonment for killing her rapist, was held today. Feminists and women lawyers attended the hearing to support Y─▒ld─▒r─▒m. Verdict will be passed on September 21.

Attack on Funeral Ceremony of Arrested HDP MP's Mother Hatun Tu─čluk

An attack was carried out on the funeral ceremony of arrested HDP Deputy Co-Chair Aysel Tu─čluk's mother Hatun Tu─čluk. Tu─čluk's family exhumed Aysel Tu─čluk's body and took it back the djemevi.

Detained HDP Diyarbak─▒r MP Sibel Yi─čitalp Has Been Released

HDP Diyarbak─▒r MP Yi─čitalp who was taken into custody from her house this morning, has been released.

1st Hearing of G├╝lmen, ├ľzak├ža Begins Without Defendants, Their Attorneys

The first hearing in the trial of academic G├╝lmen and teacher ├ľzak├ža who have been on a hunger strike for 190 days after being dismissed from their positions through a statutory decree, will begin today. Gendarmerie refuses to bring them to the courtroom on the pretext that could cause them to ...

Man Who Attacked Woman in Shorts Got Prison Sentence, Was Released

E.K. who assaulted Melisa Sa─člam for wearing shorts, standing trial in detention on remand,has been released again after being arrested due to growing public reaction against him being released twice earlier.

Women Injured in Diyarbak─▒r Over Explosion of Object in Her Garden

A woman has been severely injured in Diyarbak─▒r, when an object, which she found in her garden and tried to throw away, exploded.

Man Who Attacked Woman in Shorts Gets Prison Sentence, Was Released

E.K. who assaulted Melisa Sa─člam for wearing shorts, standing trial in detention on remand,has been released again after being arrested due to growing public reaction against him being released twice earlier.

Trial of G├╝lmen, ├ľzak├ža on Hunger For 189 Days Begins Tomorrow

The first hearing in the trial of academic G├╝lmen and teacher ├ľzak├ža who have been on a hunger strike for 189 days after being dismissed from their positions through a statutory decree, will be held tomorrow. Solidarity and call for support to the trial continue on social media.

Village Guard Killed in Hakkari

A village guard has lost his life in an attack carried out by members of PKK in ┼×emdinli district of of Hakkari. One soldier and two other village guards were injured in the attack.

Trial of Prof. G├Âzayd─▒n Adjourned to January 2018, Travel Ban Not Lifted

Prof. ─░┼čtar G├Âzayd─▒n detained on the charge of being a member of a terrorist organization' in connection with the Fethullahist Terrorist Organization/Parallel State Organization' had her first hearing yesterday after being released with an international travel ban. Her next hearing will be on ...