Dear Kitty. Some blog

This video says about itself:

November 28, 2015: Kurdish human rights lawyer Tahir Elçi was shot and killed Saturday in the southern Turkish city of Diyarbakir.

From daily The Morning Star in Britain:

Turkey: Four academics put on trial over ‘terrorist propaganda’

Saturday 23rd April 2016

FOUR Turkish academics went on trial yesterday in Istanbul for allegedly spreading “terrorist propaganda” in the latest crackdown on dissent by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s government.

The four academics were among a group of more than 1,000 scholars who signed a declaration in January criticising the government’s brutal military operations on majority-Kurdish areas of the country since last July.

They were arrested last month after holding a news conference during which they stood by the declaration.

Hundreds of civilians have been killed in the military sieges of south-eastern cities in response to renewed Kurdistan Workers’ Party attacks.


View original post 201 more words