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Turkey stages 'show trial' of Taksim Solidarity Platform members for 'organizing' Gezi protests

Turkey stages 'show trial' of Taksim Solidarity Platform members for 'organizing' Gezi protests

Twenty-six members of Taksim Solidarity Platform went on trial accused of organising last year's demonstrations in what Amnesty International denounced as a 'show trial'

Comment(s) 6/12/2014

Afghan refugees suspend Ankara sit-in after 53 days, urge UNHCR to meet demands

Afghan refugees suspend Ankara sit-in after 53 days, urge UNHCR to meet demands

Afghan refugees suspended their demonstration in Ankara after 53 days, vowing to return to protest if the-UNHCR failed to meet their demands

Comment(s) 6/8/2014

Turkish Supreme Court of Appeals overturns life sentence for sociologist Pınar Selek

Turkish Supreme Court of Appeals overturns life sentence for sociologist Pınar Selek

Selek was convicted for allegedly being involved in the bombing of Istanbul’s Spice Bazaar in 1998

Comment(s) 6/11/2014

Officials may face probe for Hrant Dink murder

Officials may face probe for Hrant Dink murder

Key officials could face a probe regarding the murder of Turkish-Armenian journalist Hrant Dink on charges of intent or negligence

Comment(s) 6/6/2014

Police violence during Gezi Park protests unpunished, Amnesty report says

Police violence during Gezi Park protests unpunished, Amnesty report says

One year on from the Gezi Park protests, the Turkish authorities seem to be firmly set on the path of intolerance, conflict and polarization, says Amnesty International in its latest report

Comment(s) 6/10/2014

BLOG: Before converting Hagia Sophia, look at the mosque-cathedral of Cordoba

BLOG: Before converting Hagia Sophia, look at the mosque-cathedral of Cordoba

The mosque-cathedral of Cordoba and the Hagia Sophia of Istanbul were both victims of those who wanted to certify their victories and assert their religious superiority

Comment(s) 6/9/2014

62 sentenced to 5 years in Diyarbakır prison case

62 sentenced to 5 years in Diyarbakır prison case

A court in Diyarbakır sentenced 62 officials to five years in jail for their responsibility in a 1996 incident when 10 inmates died and others injured.

Comment(s) 6/9/2014

YouTube ban a heavy intervention into freedom of expression: Top Turkish court

YouTube ban a heavy intervention into freedom of expression: Top Turkish court

Banning access to YouTube constitutes a “heavy intervention into the freedom of expression of all users,” Turkey’s Constitutional Court has said

Comment(s) 6/6/2014

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