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18 Dec
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Perincek Davasinda Zafer

Avrupa İnsan Hakları Mahkemesi (AİHM), Doğu Perinçek’in İsviçre aleyhine 2008’de yaptığı başvuruyu karara bağladı. AİHM, Perinçek’i haklı buldu ve İsviçre’nin Avrupa İnsan Hakları Sözleşmesi’nin (AİHS) ifade özgürlüğünü düzenleyen 10’uncu maddesini ihlal ettiğine karar verdi.

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11 Dec
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Top Research Journal Dedicates Special Issue on WW1 and the Armenian Case

Routledge’s prestigious journal “Middle East Critique” dedicated its issue on World War One and the Armenian Case.

At the Editor’s Note, Middle East Critique editor Eric Hooglund stated that they are dedicating the Summer issue of the journal to World War One on the 100th anniversary, with Prof Hakan Yavuz as the Special Issue Guest Editor, because “major political consequence”s of WW1 still effect us today, one of which is “less well-known issue” of the Turco-Armenian conflict.

Middle East Critique is classified as a “A*” journal by the Australian Research Council for its Excellence in Research for Australia initiative, placing it in the top 5% of journals in the “Humanities and Creative Arts” cluster.

You can buy this special issue at Routledge’s website .


Middle East Critique

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10 Dec
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Kanadalı Türkler’in 100 yıldır unutulan tehciri

by Prof. Dr. Kemal ÇİÇEK

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Osmanlı hükümetinin 1915’teki Ermeni tehcirini yapmasından 8 ay önce Kanada hükümeti bir ‘Savaş Önlemleri Kanunu’ çıkardı ve 200 Türk’ü Osmanlı oldukları için esir aldı.

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10 Dec
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Perincek vs Switzerland is post-colonialism vs post-9/11-ism

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by Tal Buenos *

Freedom of expression has already won the day in Perinçek versus Switzerland thanks to the decision of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) to reverse the Swiss criminalization of Doğu Perinçek’s expressed view of the past and in particular his characterization of the events of 1915 and 1916. Article 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights was held high.Being that the characterization of the events has been a political matter, involving both historical and legal aspects, Perinçek did not abuse rights, but rather exercised the freedom to express himself on an accusation regarding which Turks, Muslims and Turkish Muslims in Western societies cannot be expected to remain silent.

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