1. mollag

    mass killings

    more mass killings, one crucified, many heads chopped off, are we angry, why no, we sell them arms and train their forces.
  2. teosgirl

    Refugee killings

    Depending on what comes of this news, I thought it might deserve it's own thread. The EU will certainly have to answer for their role in this. Turkish troops 'are KILLING refugees' as they try to cross border from Syria | Daily Mail Online Charlotte
  3. bickern

    Stop the mass killings of 200.000 dogs

    Shortly a gigantic extermination camp for dogs will become operative in Istanbul. Until they are killed 20.000 animals will be kept there under the worst conditions. Gradually approximately 200.000 stray dogs, which live on the streets of Istanbul, shall be killed cruelly in this death camp. Two...
  4. B

    "Honour" Killings

    Upsurge in Palestinian 'honour killings' - Features - Al Jazeera English When will the world realise that there is no "honour" in these killings, regardless of where they occur. Bill.
  5. Tommie

    Multiple killings at School in the US

    There has just been reported that there has been a shooting at a kindergarden in Connecticut and 27 people have been killed, 14 of them are children. As yet, there are no confirmed details. BBC News - 'Many die' in Connecticut primary school shooting It could not have happened at a worse time.
  6. Steve Bostanli

    Killings in France

    Now the police in Toulouse are trying to get a probable al-Qaeda suspect in the killings of the 3 Jewish school children, the rabbi and 3 French paratroopers to surrender. I didn't have any doubt it was cause by islamic extremists, probably most others too. French police in standoff with...
  7. willip

    honour killings in the UK

    makes you wonder if there is this many honour killings in the UK, how many happens on foreign land ? 2,800 'honour' attacks in year - UK News - MSN News UK
  8. T

    Erdogan apologised for 1930s killings of Kurds

    Link below Recep Tayyip Erdogan apologised for the killing of more than 13'000 Kurdish people by the Turkish military in Dersim (now called Tunceli). BBC News - Turkey PM Erdogan apologises for 1930s Kurdish killings People were slaughtered an apology is the first step.
  9. John O' Dreams

    Killings Continue in Syria

    19 killed in Syrian shootings Syrian security forces and unidentified snipers have killed at least 19 civilians, including an eight-year-old boy. Syrian tanks shelled residential districts in two towns at least 19 people were killed across the country, as President Bashar al-Assad's forces...
  10. ceemac

    New fight for justice over Leeds United fan killings

    The families of two Leeds United fans murdered in Istanbul nearly 10 years ago have begun a new appeal to get justice for the men. Here C
  11. ceemac

    No Honour in 'Honour Killings'

    I've just been following the trial against Tahir Daştanoğlu that started at the Bakırköy Court House in Istanbul yesterday. Daştanoğlu supposedly killed his 28-year-old wife Dilek Daştanoğlu because she wanted a divorce. Dilek Daştanoğlu worked as a nurse in the Neurology Department of the...
  12. ceemac

    Honour Killings?

    Another tragic story. Four sisters whose bodies were found in Ceyhan River in the southern province of Kahramanmaraş last Saturday and who were believed to have drowned may have been victims of honor killings, the Taraf daily reported yesterday. Here C
  13. SuperBogs

    Turkey objects to Obama's view of Armenian killings

    By Alexandra Hudson ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey on Saturday branded "unacceptable" parts of U.S. President Barack Obama's carefully worded statement on the mass killings of Armenians, stressing hundreds of thousands of Turks and Muslims also died. Obama avoided using the word genocide on...
  14. Martyn

    Honour killings

    Did anyone see Unknown World on CH4 that has just finished? There are still high numbers of honours going on in Turkey. Pressure is put on family members to kill the dishonourable girl. Two and half years is a normal sentence for a person under 18 guilty of honour kills. Apparently older...
  15. R

    Dog/Cat Killings

    Has anyone read this terrible article? Its heartbreaking. NGOs: ’Stop these dog, cat massacres’ Richnkim
  16. shirleyanntr

    honour killings in turkey

    there is a BBC documentary being shown today..and maybe through the week about family honour and killings to protect it in Turkey. The film is very disturbing, and now with the new penal codes that are being introduced..making the jail terms fit the a life sentence..there has been a...
  17. T

    Honour killings

    Hi there, There was a thread recently regarding a video of the abduction off the street of a young woman and we all speculated whether this was linked to honour killings/crimes. I live in North Cyprus and have just watched a turkish DVD called "Mutluluk". It is a fictional film about honour...
  18. immac

    Boys' Honour Killings

    Story from BBC NEWS: Published: 2006/08/28 Turkish boys commit 'honour' crimes Young children - in some cases a woman's own son - have been used to carry out so-called "honour killings" in Turkey. The duty of repairing the family's reputation is often delegated to a youth, believing they...
  19. immac

    Honour Killings

    From: The New Anatolian / Ankara Numbers vs myth The New Anatolian / Ankara More men than women are victims of customs-related crimes and there are more cases of murder in the west of Turkey than its east, contends a new police report that contrasts sharply with commonly held beliefs about...
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