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Turkish Court Rules to Keep ex-Kurdish Party Leader in Jail

A Turkish court has rejected an appeal to release the former head of Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition from pre-trial detention, despite a ruling by the European Court of Human Rights.   Turkey's official Anadolu news agency said the court on Friday turned down the release application by Selahattin Demirtas' lawyers. The former co-chairman of the Peoples' Democratic Party was arrested more than two years ago on terrorism charges.   Last week, the ECHR ordered...

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