HRW: Turkish gov’t making use of emergency rule to silence critical media

  Fears that the Turkish government would capitalize on a state of emergency to silence critics who have nothing to do...

13 migrants in eastern Turkish province found frozen to death: report

Thirteen migrants from Iran have been found frozen to death in a mountainous area of the Çaldıran district in Turkey’s eastern...

Turkish colonel purged from military dies of heart attack at age 45

Ömer Guni, a former colonel who was dismissed from the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) by a government decree during a two-year-long state...

Jailed journalist Türköne says he is hopeful Turkey will restore rule of law

Journalist and political scientist Professor Mümtaz’er Türköne, who is among the dozens of journalists critical of the government arrested in the aftermath...

Jailed journalist Altan: They can lock me up, but not my imagination

Prominent Turkish novelist and journalist Ahmet Altan, who has been in pretrial detention since Sept. 23 of last year, said...

Mother of military cadet who got life for 2016 coup calls on Turkish first...

The mother of a former military cadet who was given a life sentence for her alleged role in Turkey’s 2016 coup...

Freedom House: Turkey suffers worst decline in freedoms in last decade

Turkey has suffered a dramatic decline in freedoms in the last decade according to a report by Freedom House in...

95 pct of media outlet mobile notifications promoted Erdoğan government: report

A study of smartphone notifications from Turkey’s most popular mobile news applications has revealed that 95.5 percent of these notifications were in...

Court arrests 4 men allegedly abducted by Turkish intelligence

Four out of six men who were allegedly abducted by the Turkish intelligence agency in February and were missing for months...

2 years on, Wikipedia still remains blocked in Turkey

April 29 marked the second anniversary of a ban imposed by Turkish authorities on access to popular online encyclopedia Wikipedia, with some...

[OPINION] Who is behind Erdoğan?

Mehmet Efe Çaman When the Cold War ended with the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991, some soldiers in the...

Report: Turkey’s press freedom not improved after state of emergency, journalists remain behind bars

“The press freedom environment in has not improved since the lifting of the state of emergency in July 2018. Scores...

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