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German writer and journalist Gunter Wallraff, second right, joins demonstrators holding placards as they stage a protest outside a court where the trial of about a dozen employees of the Cumhuriyet daily newspaper on charges of aiding terror groups, continues in Istanbul, Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017. Most of them were released from prison earlier this month, but four of them, including editor-in-chief Murat Sabuncu and investigative journalist Ahmet Sik, are still in prison. (Image: Lefteris Pitarakis)
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Turkey Purges Continue as Nearly 19,000 Civil Servants Dismissed

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Nearly 160,000 people from all walks of life have been fired from their jobs and over 50,000 arrested since the 2016 coup attempt Abhijan Choudhury / The Dawn News/ 13th June 2018 Turkey witnessed yet another crackdown on government employees on July 8 as 18,632 civil servants were dismissed through […]

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Worldwide Campaign: Freedom For Öcallan
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Worldwide Campaign: Freedom For Öcallan

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Source: ALBA Movimientos / The Dawn News / October 12, 2017 Crisis The Kurdish question is related to Iraq, Iran, Syria and particularly Turkey. It is one of the biggest unsolved national problems in the Middle East. For many years, Turkey, and more recently ISIS, have been threatening the Kurdish […]

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Syria, war inside and out
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Syria, war inside and out

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By: Julián Aguirre / Source: Notas.org / The Dawn News / August 27, 2016. In the military terrain there is a name that stands out: Aleppo. Placed in North-East Syria and with nearly two million inhabitants before the war, this city used to be the commercial and industrial center of […]

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