Peoples' Democratic Party

Deputy pro-Kurdish party leader arrested during raid in Ankara

The deputy chairman of the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), Alp Altinors, has been arrested during a raid by Turkish police, the party said Friday.

Hunger strikers in Turkey show support for imprisoned PKK leader

Fifty pro-Kurdish politicians and activists have begun a hunger strike in Turkey in support of Abdullah Ocalan, who leads the banned Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), an opposition party spokeswoman...

Turkish prosecutor wants Kurdish politicians jailed for PKK support

A Turkish prosecutor is seeking a five-year prison sentence for two leaders of Turkey's main pro-Kurdish political party who spread "terrorist group propaganda" three years ago, the Dogan news...

Turkey detains Kurdish politicians for planning "illegal protests"

Turkish police arrested members of the main pro-Kurdish political party Thursday for allegedly organizing "illegal protests," the state-run Anadolu news agency reported.