The first Istanbul trial over coup plot begins today…

In Uncategorized on December 27, 2016 at 14:14

 Turkish police in court for first Istanbul trial over coup plot

Twenty-nine police officers appear in court accused of trying to overthrow the Turkish president.

Tight security marks start of 29 Gülen suspect policemen’s trail in Istanbul

The first trial into Turkey’s July 15 coup attempt began in Istanbul on Dec. 27 amid tight security measures at a courthouse on the outskirts of the city
The Parliamentary Constitution Committee agreed on the first two items of a 21-article constitutional proposal at its seventh meeting on Dec. 26 amid fierce arguments between the ruling and opposition parties over the procedure for panel discussions

Turkish Police Arrest Journalists, Call Them “Armenian Scums”

The email archive was later indexed by WikiLeaks, which remains banned in Turkey. On Sunday morning, Turkish Police arrested Diken’s former editor Tunca Ogreten, Dihaber’s editor Omer Celik and journalist Metin Yoksu, Yolculuk website editor-in-chief

In case you want to write to jailed HDP deputies…


A gag order has been issued by Ankara 7th Criminal Judgeship of Peace on reports about assassination of Karlov, the Russian Ambassador to Turkey.

Vía Erkan’s Field Diary


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