Journalists covering story of Kurdish villagers thrown from helicopter detained in dawn raids

Four journalists who covered the story of Kurdish villagers who were allegedly tortured and later thrown from a military helicopter were detained on Tuesday...

Rights group launches campaign to push for sanctioning Turkish officials under UK’s Magnitsky Act

Human rights group The Arrested Lawyers Initiative has launched a campaign called the “Turkey Human Rights Accountability Project” to push for the sanctioning of...

Pro-gov’t daily self-censors after columnist criticizes lawmaker’s personal driver for running down a security...

A pro-government newspaper on Sunday self-censored its own columnist when she wrote a piece criticizing a lawmaker who defended his personal driver’s attack on...

Former anchorman for Turkish state television not released despite eligibility for parole

Hamza Günerigök, a former anchorman for the state-owned Turkish Radio and Television Corporation (TRT) who was arrested on terrorism charges, said he has not...

Leader of Sweden’s Left Party denied visit to jailed Kurdish leader Selahattin Demirtaş

A group of Swedish politicians including the leader of Sweden’s Left Party, Jonas Sjöstedt, deputy speaker of the Swedish parliament Lotta Johnsson Fornarve and...
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20,312 military personnel summarily dismissed from Turkish Armed Forces over alleged Gülen links

A total of 20,312 military personnel have been summarily dismissed from the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) since a coup attempt on July 15, 2016...

Wife of man abducted by Turkish intelligence arrested

Zehra Türkmen, the wife of Gökhan Türkmen, who was allegedly abducted by Turkey’s National Intelligence Organization (MİT), was arrested on October 1 to serve...

Arrest of pro-Kurdish politicians part of Turkish government policy to criminalize opposition: Human Rights...

The arrest of 17 politicians from the pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) is part of the Turkish government’s policy of criminalizing political opposition, Human...

Pregnant woman and husband detained, forced to leave 3 children behind

Zeynep Doğan (33), who is seven months pregnant, and her husband Ahmet Doğan (39) were detained on Friday and were forced to leave their...

Turkish Embassy in Bulgaria spied on critics, journalists:report

The Turkish Embassy in the Bulgarian capital of Sofia has engaged in a large-scale spying campaign on educators, journalists and critics of Turkish President...

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