[Opinion] Is Turkey becoming a narco-state?

Türkmen Terzi Russian President Vladimir Putin claimed in 2015 that Turkish authorities were benefitting from oil trade with the Islamic State...

Father of Çorlu train accident victims dies of heart attack

Erdinç Dikmen, the father of two girls who died in a high-speed train accident in Turkey in 2018, on Friday...

Mother of three suffering from thyroid cancer arrested for Gülen links

Gülden Aşık, a mother of three who suffers from thyroid cancer, was arrested on Wednesday after being sentenced to six...

Activist Öztürk says she was subjected to brutal torture in secret detention center

Ayten Öztürk, 47, who describes herself as a socialist activist, said she was subjected to severe torture and sexual harassment...

Turkey orders detention of 196 people over alleged Gülen links in a week

Turkish authorities have over the past week ordered the detention of 196 people including lawyers, former civil servants, active duty...

Former bureaucrat who turned up in Ankara prison after 9 months missing has lost...

Hüseyin Galip Küçüközyiğit, a former Turkish bureaucrat who had been missing since December 2020 and has been found in Ankara’s Sincan...

Right to fair trial most frequently violated right in Turkey: top court

The right to a fair trial is the most frequently violated right in Turkey according to statistics announced by the Constitutional...

CoE fails to start infringement proceedings against Turkey in Kavala, Demirtaş cases

The Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe has failed to start infringement proceedings against Turkey due to the...

ISIL member who called for execution of 2 Turkish soldiers is free on bail:...

An alleged member of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) who issued a fatwa, or Islamic ruling,...

Bar asks court to hear former PM as witness in Kurdish lawyer’s murder case

A bar association in southeastern Turkey and lawyers representing the family of a prominent Kurdish lawyer who was shot to...

Tribunal to adjudicate Turkey’s rights record

The Turkey Tribunal, a civil society-led, symbolic international tribunal established to adjudicate recent human rights violations in Turkey including torture,...

Erdoğan again appoints controversial imam as head of Diyanet

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has for a second time appointed Professor Ali Erbaş as head of the Religious Affairs...

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