OHAL

AcronymDefinition
OHALOrkney Housing Association Ltd. (UK)
OHALOral History of the American Left (New York University)
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Security forces forcibly emptied Kurdish villages during OHAL rule.
The OHAL period lasted for 15 years in southeast Turkey during the 1980s and 1990s, when Turkish security forces implemented tough measures to fight against the PKK in the region.
The OHAL period lasted for 15 years in southeast Turkey during the 1980s and 1990s, when the Turkish security forces implemented tough security measures to fight against the PKK in the region.
The OHAL was implemented in 10 provinces in Turkey on July 19, 1987, and three others were labeled "neighboring" provinces and were thus adversely affected by the ensuing measures.
With this bill, the authority of OHAL is given to governors.
Tanrykulu said that the package will give extraordinary powers to the governors of the 81 provinces, as was the case with governors during the OHAL period.
The name Hizbullah was mentioned in the context of many abduction, torture and murder cases and executions carried out, particularly in the OHAL region.