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AKP: Getting lagged reaction to pro-AKP journal’s call for reinstatement of caliphate

AKP made a statement after the opposition’s strong reaction to the calling for caliphate in the Gerçek Hayat journal. This journal is ruled by...

Statement by Osman Kavala who is imprisoned for 1.000 days

Philanthropist businessperson from Turkey, who has been in prison for 1.000 days despite being acquitted in court, has published a statement.  "When I was arrested...

75% of ‘Gen Z’ do not support governing AKP: MAK Poll reveals

Recently governing AKP's inability to reach the 'Generation Z' has been target of many polls and the outlook looks grim for the party that...

Reporters Without Borders reacts against the “Social Media Regulations Bill” in Turkey

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) condemns an amendment to the law on "Internet crimes" that Turkey’s government has submitted to parliament with the aim of...

“Press receiving foreign funding uses media power as a weapon against the state and the nation” Communications Director Altun

Presidential Communications Director Fahrettin Altun targeted the media groups that receive funding from outside of Turkey to allegedly promote manipulative content against "our President's...

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AKP: Getting lagged reaction to pro-AKP journal’s call for reinstatement of caliphate

AKP made a statement after the opposition’s strong reaction to the calling for caliphate in the Gerçek Hayat journal. This journal is ruled by...

Belaruslu muhalif aday Tihanovskaya’dan barışçıl eylem çağrısı

Seçimlerin ardından Belarus’u terk ederek Litvanya'ya giden muhalif aday Svetlana Tihanovskaya, ülkedeki tüm belediye başkanlarını hafta sonu barışçıl eylemler düzenleme çağrısı yaptı. YouTube üzerinden çağrıda...

Alaattin Çakıcı’ya “Takiptesin, kaç” diye bir bakan haber vermiş

Sözcü gazetesi yazarı Saygı Öztürk, organize suç örgütü lideri olmak suçlamasıyla yargılanarak hüküm giyen ve 16 yıl cezaevinde kalan Alaattin Çakıcı'nın kendisine “Takiptesin, kaç” diye bir...

Yerine kayyum atanan Belediye Eşbaşkanı Çiçek tutuklandı

Diyarbakır’da 31 Mart yerel seçimlerinde Yenişehir Belediyesi Eşbaşkanı seçilen İbrahim Çiçek, “örgüt üyeliği” suçlamasıyla çıkarıldığı mahkemece tutuklandı. İçişleri Bakanlığı kararıyla 13 Kasım 2019 tarihinde kayyım...

Main opposition CHP’s Media Report: “How did AKP eradicate 200 year old Turkish media in 17 years?”

Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) Istanbul Deputy Yüksel Mansur Kılınç, compiled a report on “Media in Turkey 2019” for ‘January 10 Working Journalists'...

IPI analysis: Turkey judicial reform proposals fall far short of needed change

Proposed legislative changes presented yesterday in Turkey’s Parliament as part of a long-awaited Judicial Reform Strategy (JRS) are inadequate to protect journalists’ rights, the...

IPI: How to prepare Turkey’s journalists for a freer era?

International Press Institute has announced its latest report on the conditions of media & journalism in Turkey. The report is titled "It won't always...

dokuz8NEWS’ Flagship Twitter Account @dokuz8haber Suspended & Later Reinstated

Citizen journalism focused independent non-profit news organization dokuz8NEWS operating in Istanbul/Turkey has been suspended on popular social media platform Twitter. The news organization has...

2018 for Journalists in Turkey: 112 journalists sentenced to a total of 547 years in prison

Free Journalists Initiative has released a report on the developments targeting media & journalism in Turkey throughout 2018. While 3 journalists have been given...

Turkey’s New Press Cards Regulation Draws Reactions

A new regulation on issuing press cards has come into existence and unions and journalism chambers have reacted against it. Turkish Journalists Society deemed...

New Board Elected for Cumhuriyet Foundation

Cumhuriyet daily's Cumhuriyet Foundation has held a board election which resulted in Alev Coşkun becoming the new chair of board; the newspaper's new chief...

Turkey issued Red Notice for journalist & publisher Zarakolu who lives in Sweden

Journalist & publisher Ragıp Zarakolu who has been living abroad for several years is being called for by Turkey with a Red Notice regarding...

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AKP: Getting lagged reaction to pro-AKP journal’s call for reinstatement of caliphate

AKP made a statement after the opposition’s strong reaction to the calling for caliphate in the Gerçek Hayat journal. This journal is ruled by...

Statement by Osman Kavala who is imprisoned for 1.000 days

Philanthropist businessperson from Turkey, who has been in prison for 1.000 days despite being acquitted in court, has published a statement.  "When I was arrested...

75% of ‘Gen Z’ do not support governing AKP: MAK Poll reveals

Recently governing AKP's inability to reach the 'Generation Z' has been target of many polls and the outlook looks grim for the party that...

Reporters Without Borders reacts against the “Social Media Regulations Bill” in Turkey

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) condemns an amendment to the law on "Internet crimes" that Turkey’s government has submitted to parliament with the aim of...

“Press receiving foreign funding uses media power as a weapon against the state and the nation” Communications Director Altun

Presidential Communications Director Fahrettin Altun targeted the media groups that receive funding from outside of Turkey to allegedly promote manipulative content against "our President's...

“Social Media Regulation will cause digital memory to be erased” lawyer Deniz-Atalar says on dokuz8TV

During the dokuz8TV's Agenda Special program Gürkan Özturan hosted lawyer Gülşah Deniz-Atalar who is also the Vice President of Ankara Bar Association IT, Technology...

AKP’s Digital Platforms Regulation Bill introduced to the parliament

AKP Group Deputy Chair Özlem Zengin has announced details of the Digital Platforms Regulation Bill in the parliament, to introduce further regulations on platforms...

Governing AKP targets Rainbows claiming it is LGBTI+ propaganda

Governing Justice & Development Party that has been targeting the LGBTI+ communities and Pride Week activities harshly over the last few years has increased...