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?Turkish government uses ownership laws to pressure media,? press freedom advocate says

Journalists in Turkey are still suffering from imprisonment, Anne Cooper, a former Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) official and free press advocate has said

Drug gang members arrested over leftist protester’s killing

Fourteen alleged drug gang members have been arrested following last week?s murder of a protester

 

Fire breaks out in Manisa jail after inmates set cell on fire to protest administration

A fire broke out at a jail in the Aegean province of Manisa during the transfer of one inmate from a different cell

 

Writer to be tried on charges of insulting Turkish prime minister

An Istanbul prosecutor has demanded the imprisonment of writer Emrah Serbes for from 10 months to 12 years, on accusations of insulting the prime minister

Gezi protester identifies police officer who threatened to rape her

An undercover policeman who threatened to rape a woman during Gezi protests in Istanbul has been identified by the victim whose story was first reported in the Daily News

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