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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Prosecutors have demanded an extension of the imprisonment of the suspects in the case on the Fethullahist Terrorist Organization’s (FETÖ) media leg, in which former pop singer Atilla Taş and writer Gökçe Fırat Çulhaoğlu are imprisoned along with 12 other suspects.
Ayşe Arman - ISTANBUL
An 18-year-old woman, who was forced into prostitution in southern Turkey for years by her own parents, has been saved with the help of a women’s rights NGO and the Family and Social Policies Ministry
ISTANBUL – Doğan News Agency
An Istanbul court arrested the owners of Keten İnşaat, known for its urban transformation projects, as well as one of their employees on Aug. 15 over the murder of the deputy mayor of Istanbul’s Şişli district, Cemil Candaş, who was shot dead at the municipality building on July 2016.
Security teams in Istanbul detained two suspects who had been trying to sell a mosaic depicting a woman’s face on Aug. 17.
ANKARA – Anadolu Agency
The Ankara Chief Public Prosecutor’s Office on Aug. 15 issued detention warrants for 33 former employees of the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK) as part of its probe into the Fetullahist Terrorist Organization (FETÖ).
The Ankara Chief Public Prosecutor’s Office issued detention warrants for 70 former employees of the Finance Ministry on Aug. 17 as part of a probe into the Fethullahist Terrorist Organization (FETÖ), state-run Anadolu Agency has reported.
Police have foiled a major attack by the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) that had been planned to hit the Turkish capital Ankara.
Eleven arrested journalists and one singer appeared before a judge in Istanbul on Aug. 16 in a case into the alleged media links of the Fethullah Gülen movement, widely believed to be behind Turkey’s July 2016 coup attempt
OSMANİYE – Anadolu Agency
A total of 17 people who were convicted over links to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) were captured while they were attempting to escape from prison in the southern province of Osmaniye on Aug. 15.
DİYARBAKIR – Doğan News Agency
A judge in the southeastern province of Diyarbakır on Aug. 15 voiced her opposition to a local court ruling that acquitted two men charged with raping an 18-year-old woman
One of the top suspects in the key case on the July 2016 coup attempt, former Major General Mehmet Dişli, has said he was following the orders of Chief of General Staff Gen. Hulusi Akar during events at the Akıncı Air Base, considered to be the command center of the coup.