Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party

Turkey keeps pro-Kurdish party leader jailed, detains more officials

A Turkish court ruled Wednesday against releasing the co-leader of the country's main pro-Kurdish party, who was arrested this month, as more officials affiliated with the movement were placed under detention.

Turkey detains five parliamentary aides of pro-Kurdish party

Turkey detained Friday five parliamentary aides of the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), following the arrest last week of 10 members of parliament from the party.

Pro-Kurdish party to boycott Turkish parliament after arrests

Turkey's pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) on Sunday said it would boycott parliamentary meetings following the arrests of its lawmakers.

Second day of raids puts 49 Kurdish politicians behind bars in Turkey

Nearly 50 members of Turkey's opposition Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) were taken into custody Wednesday in the second round of police raids against the party in two days, according to a party official.

More than 30 Kurdish politicians nabbed in Turkish raids

More than 30 members of the opposition Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) are under arrest in south-eastern Turkey after a series of police raids, a spokesman for an affiliated group said Tuesday.