Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Two hundred euro for a Kurdish book in jail

Jailed journalists exposed psychological torture.

MA journalist taken into custody

Yet another journalist has been taken into custody in Turkey.

15-year prison sentence sought for Kurdish journalist

Imprisoned journalist Mehmet Dursun is standing trial for his journalistic activities in Van province of Turkey.

Pressure against JinNews: News director on trial

Erdoğan’s judiciary has increased pressure against Jinnews and filed a lawsuit against News Director Safiye Alağaş. Once again, news articles were counted as evidence of criminal activity.

Police raid the office of JIN News Agency in Amed

Police raided the office of Women’s News Agency JIN NEWS in Amed (Diyarbakır).

Action for jailed journalists in Istanbul

An action was held in support of ETHA news agency journalists in prison.

Journalist Şerife Oruç detained after her release from prison

DIHA reporter Şerife Oruç, who was detained again by the gates of the Elazığ Type T Prison following the order for her release, has been referred to the Elazığ Courthouse.

Journalist Oruç released from prison

Dicle News Agency (DIHA) correspondent Şerife Oruç has been released from prison.

Özgür Gündem hearing postponed to 9 October

Lawyer and co-editor Eren Keskin defended that she is being tried as a lawyer and human rights defender for 30 years.

Three dailies shut down with a statutory decree

The AKP-MHP government continues its attacks against the free press in Turkey.