Topic: Democracy Party
A controversial court case, in which defendants have been barred from speaking Kurdish, reflects deeper tensions as Turkey tries to reconcile with a restive minority.
11/12/2010 10:34 am
Turkey's closing of the largest Kurdish party, the Democratic Society Party (DTP), has sparked deadly riots and could stall these reform efforts. Turkey had recently introduced a reform package friendly to its restive Kurdish minority.
12/16/2009 02:29 pm
Five days of protests, and a nationwide strike Wednesday, have shaken the conservative ruling party.
12/11/2008 12:00 am