Maja Kocijancic: Dismissals and detentions of local politicians and appointment of trustees seriously risk damaging local democracy
Statement by spokesperson for EU's Foreign Affairs and Security Policy on the suspensions of our mayors.
S&Ds: The unjustified decision by Turkish authorities to remove Diyarbakir, Mardin and Van mayors should be reversed
S&D Vice-President Kati Piri's comments on the dismissal of our Diyarbakır, Van and Mardin mayors.
European Syriac Union (ESU)'s statement on the removal of our co-mayors.
Nobel Laureates call to end the solitary confinement of Öcalan and all political prisoners in Turkey
50 Nobel Prize Laureates from multiple disciplines around the world joined Leyla Güven's call to Turkey to end the isolation of Abdullah Öcalan and all other political prisoners.
The International Peace Delegation paid a visit to our headquarters to met with our co-chair Pervin Buldan.
Solidarity letter of Nora Cortiñas from Plaza de Mayo, Argentina.
The worsening situation of opposition politicians in Turkey: what can be done to protect their fundamental rights in a Council of Europe member State?
The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe adopted a resolution on the worsening situation of opposition politicians in Turkey.
Activist and professor Angela Davis wrote a letter to the New York Times about Leyla Güven's ongoing hunger strike.
Palestinian People's Liberation Front member Leila Khalid sent a letter to DTK co-chair and our Hakkari MP Leyla Güven.
International delegation in Diyarbakır to support Leyla Güven: End the isolation of Öcalan and resume the peace process
The Members of European Parliament and lawyers from the UK, Ireland and Italy came to Diyarbakır.
Writers, politicians, academics and journalists have issued a joint call for ending the isolation of Abdullah Öcalan and all political prisoners in Turkey.
We hear the message of Leyla Güven, the only solution to the Kurdish issue is peaceful and democratic dialogue, not isolation and imprisonment
Statement issued by MEPs and guests at the conference “The Middle East and Eastern Mediterranean - an active volcano” taking place today in Nicosia, Cyprus.
Federica Mogherini: We expect to see concrete progress in Turkey on the rule of law and fundamental freedoms including those of Mr Demirtaş
Speech by EU's High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini at the EP Plenary session on the ruling of the ECHR on the case of Selahattin Demirtaş.
Message signed by over 80 politicians including MPs, MEPs, from all parties and many academics, lawyers, trade unionists and activists and artists in UK.