A young man who entered a military post without permission in the Lice district of the southeastern province of Diyarbakır has been shot and wounded by soldiers. The man, identified only as R.K., was taken to hospital soon after the incident, which came as rising tensions in the region spilled over into protests.
I read in total horror the news about the arson attack on Ziya Gökalp’s house-turned-museum and how the books were stolen during the incidents in Diyarbakır.
Turkish fighter jets have bombarded positions of the PKK in Diyarbakır following militant attacks on military outposts in southeastern provinces, in a first since the start of the peace process
The curfew declared after the recent wave of deadly protests in Diyarbakır has been revoked
The curfew declared in Diyarbakır has been extended until Oct. 9 after at least eight people died during protests condemning the ISIL militants’ assault on the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobane