Erdoğan pushes to restore death penalty

Erdoğan pushes to restore death penalty On Saturday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he expected Parliament to approve the reinstatement of the death penalty after the 16th of April referendum on an extension of his powers. “The families of martyrs, the families of our heroes

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Turkey’s Erdogan on German journalist – ‘Thank God’ he was arrested

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday accused a jailed Turkish-German journalist of being a terrorist agent, adding “Thank God he has been arrested”, comments likely to cause further unease in Berlin over the incident. Posted 19 Mar 2017 21:30.

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Erdoğan pushes to restore death penalty

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said that he expects the Turkish parliament to restore the death penalty after a referendum next month to expand his executive powers. “I believe, God willing, that after the April 16 vote parliament will do the