With Hunt Continues: Currently 27 academicians are detained in Turkey for questioning in relation to signing a peace letter.
— Yaman Akdeniz (@cyberrights) January 15, 2016
Awkward questions will now be asked about whether focus on Kurdish threat is misdirected and politically motivated
A witness describes the moment of an explosion in Istanbul’s historic Sultanahmet district, in which at least 10 people died. Murat Manax says Turkish police were trying to evacuate the central square as they feared the possibility of a second bomb. Photograph: Reuters/OsmanOrsal