Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu called on two opposition parties Friday to back his push to alter Turkey’s constitution, to allow prosecutions of pro-Kurdish lawmakers accused of “terrorist propaganda”.

 

Lawmakers will decide whether to allow the change before the end of the month, according to a parliamentary source.

 

The Turkish government submitted a draft proposal to parliament last week that would strip lawmakers of immunity from prosecution, ruling AK Party officials said.

 

 

 

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