Left-wing politics

Turkish anti-addiction body adds prostitution, technology to enemies list

The Turkish Green Crescent Society (Ye?ilay), an organization that endeavors to protect society and its youth from "harmful habits," has added "prostitution, technology and gambling" to its list of habits, as it prepares to receive more government funding into its budget.

Tadic: Govt asked me to assist with my credibility

BELGRADE - Leader of the Social Democratic Party (SDS) Boris Tadic said that several major steps important for the future of the country were made in 2014, primarily in terms of macroeconomic policy, but he also said that the atmosphere in the society is difficult and is not stimulating for business and economic development.

Search launched for missing opposition politician in eastern Turkey

The provincial head of the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) has been missing in the Eastern Anatolian province of Tunceli for more than 24 hours.

Following the disappearance of Hüseyin Zeytin, the CHP's provincial head for Tunceli, a group of 10 CHP members, including the party's provincial deputy head, launched a search party.

Montenegro Opposition Seeks Support For Crisis Govt

Opposition Democratic Front leader Miodrag Lekic will next week start consultations with various parties on an initiative to form a technical temporary government because of what he termed the "serious political and economic crisis" in Montenegro.

Lekic said he would seek the support of all opposition NGOs and parties as well as parties representing ethnic minorities in parliament.