How new Turkey has become: “Local officials form meters-long queue to greet new governor in Turkey’s east…

In Uncategorized on June 25, 2016 at 18:19

Eyebrows have been raised after dozens of local officials and civil society representatives gathered to form a lengthy queue, waiting to greet the newly-appointed governor of Turkey’s eastern province of Erzurum
A report prepared by the main opposition Republic People’s Party (CHP) has shone a light on bitter truths about the conditions of Syrians in Turkey, with children particularly vulnerable to violence, sexual abuse and hunger
Turkish journalists rally behind pro-Kurdish paper after arrests

Prominent journalist Can Dündar becomes symbolic co-editor of Özgür Gündem in face of lawsuits and investigations

The prominent Turkish journalist Can Dündar has become the symbolic co-editor of a pro-Kurdish daily newspaper after two journalists and an academic were arrested on charges of disseminating “terrorist propaganda”.

Vía Erkan’s Field Diary


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