UN warns Turkey’s purge could violate international law after 40,000 detained

The United Nations has warned Turkey that wide-ranging purges and arrests following a failed coup “go beyond what can be justified”...

At least 2,308 media workers lose jobs amid Turkey’s State of Emergency

Turkey’s declaration of State of Emergency has claimed the jobs of at least 2,308 media workers, according to a recent...

New level of witch hunt: Relatives are targeted (VIDEO)

Witch hunt in Turkey came to a new level by targetting relatives of people who are accused to be associated...

Physics Today: NASA scientist detained in Turkey

A NASA physicist has been arrested and detained in Turkey in the aftermath of the failed 15 July coup, according to...

Turkey orders asset seizure of ‘Gülen-linked’ businesses

Turkey has ordered the seizure of the assets of 187 businessmen suspected of links to the Hizmet Movement and Fethullah...

Platform for an Independent Judiciary warned Turkey’s judiciary body

The High Council of Judges and Prosecutors of Turkey (HSYK) is currently dealing with the removal and dismissal of 3.500 judges and...

Erdogan’s authoritarian consolidation of power raises alarm (video)

Influential American think tank The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) prepared a video on Turkey's rapid drift from democracy after...

11 Killed in Attacks on Police, Military in Turkey; 226 Hurt

A string of bombings, blamed on Kurdish rebels and targeting Turkey's security forces, killed at least 11 people and wounded...

Pro-Erdogan editor to seculars: Forget secularism

As Turkey is locked in debates over the nature of political regime amid fears of creeping Islamization of the state...

Zaman columnist Ali Ünal is arrested

Ali Ünal, a former Zaman columnist and his brother Mustafa Ünal were detained on Aug. 15. They were arrested on...

Ankara reacts to Berlin’s accusation of sponsoring terror

The Turkish Foreign Ministry on Wednesday asked Berlin to explain alleged German government claims that Turkey is now "the central...

 Turkey to release 38,000 prisoners to make space for newcomers

Turkey will release some 38,000 prisoners under a penal reform announced on Wednesday as the arrests of tens of thousands...

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