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Ankara's Curfew Targeting Kurdish Rebels Comes Under European Scrutiny

Turkey’s policy of using indefinite curfews in its battle against the Kurdish rebel group PKK is facing growing criticism and scrutiny. With the curfews affecting hundreds and thousands of people, and in many cases leaving them with no access to electricity or water, the European Court of Human Rights is now hearing a case calling for an immediate suspension of the policy. But the Turkish government has staunchly defended its actions as essential in the battle against...

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