HRW criticizes Turkey’s crackdown on Kurdish opposition

Editorial Staff

ISTANBUL,— The Turkish government has jailed 13 members of the pro-Kurdish democratic opposition in parliament on terrorism charges and taken direct control of 82 municipalities in the Kurdish southeast region, suspending and incarcerating elected mayors, Human Rights Watch said on Monday. The crackdown on democratically elected officials not only violates their rights to political association […]

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