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Invitation to the Kurdish community to meet Osman Baydemir.

Invitation to the Kurdish community to meet Osman Baydemir

BDP Invites the Kurdish community to meet former mayor of Amed Osman Baydemir in the USA

osman_baydemirDate and Time:
Tuesday, May 20 at 6:30 pm

Hilton Garden Inn Fairfax
3950 Fair Ridge Drive, Fairfax, VA 22033
Phone 703-385-7774

Osman Baydemir is a Kurdish politician and human rights defender from Turkey. He graduated from the Law Faculty at Dicle University in Diyarbakır. In 1995, he became chairman of the Diyarbakır branch of the Human Rights Association. In 2004, he was elected Metropolitan Mayor of Diyarbakır. He was re-elected with a larger percentage of the vote in 2009. Baydemir is also a past chairman of the Union of Southeast Anatolian Municipalities and Local Agenda 21 in Diyarbakır.