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Turkey Crackdown Chronicle: Week of October 15, 2017

October 16, 2017 12:54 PM ET

Editor issued suspended sentence for insulting Turkish president An Istanbul court today sentenced Çağrı Sarı, the responsible news editor for the leftist daily Evrensel, to 11 months and 20 days on charges of insulting the Turkish president, her employer...

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Turkey must justify widespread arrests of journalists

December 20, 2011 5:40 PM ET

New York, December 20, 2011--The Committee to Protect Journalists is alarmed by reports of the arrests of journalists in a nationwide sweep today in Turkey, and calls on authorities to immediately disclose the names of those detained along with...

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