New Kurdish Party Could Impact Local Turkish Elections
By: Orhan Kemal Cengiz for Al-Monitor Turkey Pulse Posted on October 31.
At a party convention in Ankara on Oct. 27, participants shouted intriguing chants. One of them — “Everywhere is Taksim, everywhere is resistance” — was the hallmark slogan of the protests that broke out in Istanbul on May 30 over the cutting of trees at Gezi Park and then spread nationwide.
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