Turkey’s Erdoğan files criminal complaint against French Le Point magazine

Lawyers for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan have filed a criminal complaint against French magazine Le Point journalists for allegedly insulting him, according to...

Turkey abuses security agreements to go after critics, journalists

Security cooperation agreements have emerged as a significant mechanism used by the regime of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan since the Gezi anti-government protests...

Turkey continues to prosecute journalism while ignoring fair trial principles: report

The International Press Institute (IPI) in collaboration with Turkey’s Media and Law Studies Association (MLSA) on Wednesday published the third trial monitoring report on...

More than 26,000 people investigated for insulting Turkish president in 2018

A total of 26,115 people were investigated on allegations of insulting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan throughout the year of 2018, indicating a 30...

Holding inmates far from families a violation of human rights, ECtHR says in Turkey...

The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) on Tuesday ruled that Turkey had violated the right to respect for private and family life of...

Mothers of imprisoned cadets stage sit-ins at ruling party buildings

Mothers of military cadets who were imprisoned after a 2016 coup attempt have stated sit-in protests in front of several ruling Justice and Development...

[UPDATE] Former prosecutor detained again 1 day after release from prison

Gültekin Avcı, a former Turkish prosecutor and TV pundit, was detained on Saturday due to an appeal from a prosecutor, one day after being...

Turkey’s top appeals court overturns sentences of 7 Cumhuriyet journalists

Turkey’s Supreme Court of Appeals has overturned the prison sentences handed down to seven former Cumhuriyet employees and ordered the release of five of...

Austrian journalist acquitted of terror charges in Turkey

An Austrian student and journalist says a Turkish court has acquitted him and two others of terrorism-related charges, The Associated Press reported. Max Zirngast was...

İstanbul police want abortion records for use in investigations about insulting president

The İstanbul Police Department has asked the provincial healthcare authority to provide it with a list of women who had abortions or sought treatment...

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