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“HRANT DINK COMMEMORATED: ‘We are Here Ahparig, We Shall Not Give up’

Having lost his life in an armed attack 13 years ago today, journalist Hrant Dink has been commemorated at the time and place where he was murdered. We publish the full statements read out by Şebnem Korur-Fincancı and Sertaç Ekinci at the ceremony.

 


Over 470 women killed in Turkey in 2019: Platform

At least 474 women were killed in Turkey in 2019, according to an annual report by Kadın Cinayetlerini Durduracağız Platformu
Wikimedia Foundation – Jan 15, 5:01 PM

Today, on Wikipedia’s 19th birthday, the Wikimedia Foundation has received reports that access to Wikipedia in Turkey is actively being restored.* This latest development follows a 26 December 2019 ruling by the Constitutional Court of Turkey that

Turkey’s Wikipedia ban ends after almost three years

A top court rules the country’s censorship of Wikipedia violated freedom of expression.

Killing of Kemal Kurkut: Forensic Medicine Council Says He was Not Directly Shot by Police

Kurkut was shot dead by the police during Newroz celebrations in 2017. While an earlier report said he was directly shot, the
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