Co-chair Bese Hozat said on May 5 that the PKK did not have any plan to convene the congress for the call for disarmament, accusing the government of failing to implement the steps determined during the Dolmabahce talks.
In any case, the AKP Government's approach to interlocutors reflects the Government acceptance of Ocalan and the Kurdish movement--including the KCK
and the BDP--as a main actor in Kurdish dynamics and in turn in Turkey.
Immediatelyafter Sarikaya issued the summons, the Istanbul police department's counterterrorism unithead, Yurt Atayun, and the Istanbul police department's intelligence unit head, Erol Demirhan, who conducted the KCK
investigation, were removed from their posts.
schools were in the midst of "First Things First," a systemwide reform initiative that would get teachers and administrators talking about how to improve teaching practices, the curriculum, and other aspects of how schools function.
According to a 2009 indictment, the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) rebel group, branded a terrorist group by Ankara, the EU and the United States, established the KCK
with the aim of creating its own Kurdish political system.
Currently, more than 3,500 Kurds, including members and five MPs of the pro-Kurdish Peace and Democracy Party (BDP), are jailed in the KCK
ANKARA , November 29, 2011 - Turkish prime minister said on Tuesday that KCK
organization was an organization attempt parallel to the state.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) Co-chair Selahattin DemirtaE- reportedly met with senior members of the terrorist Kurdistan Communities Union (KCK
) leadership during his visit to Brussels, during which the KCK
said it would like to meet with the Kurdistan Workers' Party's (PKK) jailed leader Abdullah Eucalan before deciding whether to resume the settlement process that came to an end last month.
The investigation into the KCK
, an umbrella organization for the outlawed Kurdish Workers' Party (PKK) and other affiliated groups, started in December 2009, since when a large number of suspected KCK
members and several mayors from the BDP have been detained.
While PKK in on the EU's list of terrorist organizations, the criticisms Europe has made on the operations on PKK's extension in Turkish cities, the KCK
, is not consistent with Europe's approach to counter-terrorism, Bagis said.
The reports claimed that DemirtaE- will meet with Kurdish People's Congress (Kongra-Gel) Co-chair Remzi Kartal, KCK
executive committee member Zubeyir Aydar and some other senior KCK
members in Brussels.