Monday, July 23, 2018

Zehra Doğan receives Courage in Journalism Award

International Women’s Media Foundation’s Courage in Journalism Award had been granted to jailed Kurdish journalist and artist Zehra Doğan.

Turkey prepares to block VPN traffic

The Turkish government is preparing to block VPN traffic within to country, an official from Information and Communication Technologies Authority said.

Turkey blocks Twitter account of ANF

The fascist AKP-MHP regime continues its attacks against free press.

Turkey blocks Jinnews website second time in two days

Turkish authorities blocked Jinnews website for the second time in two days.

Writer Eliacik faces 7.5 years in prison for ‘PKK propaganda’

An Islamic scholar and writer who is known for his anti-capitalist activism is facing 7.5 years prison sentence for alleged PKK propaganda.

RSF condemns “patriotic coverage” of Afrin operation in Turkey

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) condemned censorship on the media over Turkish military invasion in Afrin.

Multiple sentences issued to Eren Keskin

Co-Executive Editor of shut down newspaper Özgür Gündem Eren Keskin’s sentence of a 3.000 Lira fine has been approved by the Court of Appeals.

Journalist Suat Karagoz detained in Van

Turkish police detained journalist Suat Karagoz in Van on Saturday.

Journalist Ozlu detained in Mersin

The director of Radio Ses, Semra Ozlu, was detained by Turkish police on Wednesday. 

Turkey revokes passport of writer Aslı Erdoğan

Writer Aslı Erdoğan who was to travel to Germany to accept a peace prize had her passport seized by Turkish authorities.