Six people were detained in Van on Tuesday as part of the Kurdish Communities Union, or KCK, investigation while the defense requested the recusal of the judge at the most recent hearing held in Diyarbakır.
Police simultaneously raided various addresses in the Erciş district of eastern Van province and detained six including Ramazan Alver, Erciş branch head of the pro-Kurdish Peace and Democracy Party, or BDP.
The KCK is the alleged urban wing of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party, or PKK. Read the rest of this entry »
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