PKK appeals decision of the European Council to continue listing of PKK as a terrorist organisation

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Amsterdam, 7 May 2014 – On 1 May 2014 the Kurdish organisation PKK, represented by two members of its executive committee, has appealed the decision of the European Council of 10 February 2014 to continue the PKK’s listing as a terrorist organisation. The appeal is launched at the General Court of Justice of the European Union in Luxembourg.

The PKK is being represented by Marieke van EikMarq Wijngaarden and Tamara Buruma.

Click here for the press release and here for a televised report on the case.

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