Turkish Opposition Leader Meets Non-Muslim Religious Leaders

CHP leader Kemal K?l?çdaro?lu (R) shake hands with Greek Orthodox Patriarch Bartholomew in ?stanbul on Monday (Photo: Cihan).

http://www.todayszaman.com - 27/1/15 Republican People's Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu and non-Muslim religious leaders of Turkey discussed on Monday the problems of minorities in the country. In his remarks to reporters in Istanbul following the meeting closed to press, Kilicdaroglu said that during the meeting he listened to the problems of religious leaders. Kilicdaroglu stated that while some of ...

Why don’t you extend hands to each other?

MEHMET ALİ BİRAND 21/10/2011 mab@hurriyet.com.tr I listened to the prime minister while I was in Ankara on Thursday. He complained about the opposition. Also about the media. “Why can they not be constructive? Why are they always destructive?” he said. He spoke as if he had erased the Peace and Democracy Party (BDP). Whereas he had said a short while ...

CHP visited Fener Greek, Turkish Armenian Patriarchies

VERCİHAN ZİFLİOĞLU ISTANBUL - HURRIYET DAILY NEWS 10/5/2011 The Republican People’s Party, or CHP, Deputy President, Osman Korutürk pay a visit to Fener Greek and Armenian patriarchies of Turkey. His visit to Armenian Patriarchy of Turkey took longer than anticipated. On the matter of the Armenian deputy who had declared candidacy from CHP yet been excluded out of ...