more photos here.
Most dailies today see the arrests of journalists from the first page…
Opposition, lawyers, colleagues slam police raids on Turkish journalists
Hurriyet Daily News
Şık was also currently working on the news desk of the website forBilgi University. ? Translator and writer Doğan Yurdakul, who occasionally writes for Oda TV, published two books with the site’s owner, Soner Yalçın: ?Bay Pipo,? about the National
They were among 10 people detained as part of an official inquiry into Ergenekon, an ultra-nationalist clandestine group accused of trying to launch a coup against the government headed by Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Among those under arrest is Nedim Sener,
Journalists detained after police raid Ergenekon’s media leg
Şık, a journalism professor at Bilgi University in İstanbul, is already on trial for a book he co-authored about the Ergenekon case. After the Odatv raid, he had predicted a new police investigation against him, according to Turkish news sources
International press organizations slam raid against Turkish journalists
Hurriyet Daily News
International press organizations reacted harshly Thursday against a new wave of police raid on the homes of several people, including journalists, as part of the ongoing Ergenekon case. ?We are very concerned about the recent developments concerning
Another attack here. Well-known TV journalist Mirgün Cabas is under threat here:
And in the mean time, we have also misogynistic columnists:
This Leggs ad for Dacron slacks, apparently from the 1970s or 1980s, attains a level of raw offensiveness not normally seen after the 1950s. VIA
and other issues:
State Minister and Turkey?s chief European Union negotiator Egemen Bağış has announced that the Secretariat-General for EU Affairs (ABGS) has offered Turkish-Armenian Leo Süren Halepli the position of EU specialist. Halepli was notified of the offer on March 1 but has not yet responded with a decision?