Monday, July 23, 2018

Reporter for ETHA detained in Istanbul

ETHA reporter Ali Sönmez Kayar was detained in Istanbul.

Cyber attack on Rojava’s ANHA news agency

There is no access to the website of the Rojava-based Hawar News Agency, ANHA.

Turkish police raid journalist Yasar’s home in Istanbul

Journalist Zozan Yaşar’s home in Istanbul has been raided by the police.

Journalist Seda Taşkın jailed in Ankara

Seda Taşkın, a reporter for Mezopotamya News Agency, has been imprisoned in Ankara.

English PEN calls for immediate release of journalist Doğan

English PEN has joined colleagues around the world in calling for immediate release of Kurdish journalist and artist Zehra Doğan.

Zehra Doğan: “Continue to write the news, without fear”

TJU administrators met with imprisoned journalist Zehra Doğan. Doğan said, “One understands the value of journalism better in prison,” and urged her colleagues on the outside to continue to write the news without fear.

Journalist Suat Karagoz detained in Van

Turkish police detained journalist Suat Karagoz in Van on Saturday.

YouTube closes YPG account

After Facebook and Twitter, YouTube is now suspending the accounts of the Kurdish accounts that are providing independent reports from the Kurdistan territory.  

Journalist who wrote about civilian casualties in Afrin arrested

A Kurdish journalist who wrote “civilians are being killed in Afrin” in social media was arrested and sent to prison.

ANF statement about the cyber attack on the agency

Cyber attacks on our agency have intensified after we published a video footage from the moment two high ranking MİT officials were captured by HPG.