Thursday, June 21, 2018

Free Journalists Initiative releases monthly report

There are currently 192 journalists in Turkish jails.

Kurdish journalist receives Front Line Defenders Award

Kurdish journalist Nurcan Baysal is among the five winners of its 2018 Award for Human Rights Defenders at Risk.

Journalist Reyhan Çapan arrested in Turkey

Reyhan Çapan, an editor of the daily newspaper Özgür Gündem banned in Turkey, has been arrested in Artvin.

Özgür Gündem publisher Sancılı arrested

Kemal Sancılı, publisher of the Özgür Gündem newspaper shut down by AKP-MHP, has been arrested.

Özgür Gündem trial postponed

Trial against Eren Keskin and 8 other people in Özgür Gündem case has been adjourned.

190 journalists behind bars in Turkey

The Free Journalists Initiative released its monthly report in Amed.

“For journalists, Turkey has become a dungeon”

Journalists have spoken out about the stifling climate of fear that has enveloped Turkey’s media landscape, ahead of a global day of action to demand the release of more than 120 journalists still imprisoned since the failed 2016 coup.

Journalists’ Union to rally on May Day

For the first time, journalists in Amed will rally behind their own banner on Workers’ Day.

Journalists’ trial postponed to September

Travel ban confirmed for 46 Kurdish journalists under trial

Assets usurped from media institutions put on sale

The assets belonging to shut-down media institutions like DİHA, JİNHA, Azadiya Welat and Azadî TV have been put on sale.