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Feb 17, 2018
Turkey court sentences six journalists to life imprisonment for role in 2016 coup; activists say verdict endangers journalismA court in Turkey on Friday sentenced six journalists, including two prominent brothers, to life in jail for aiding the plotters of a failed coup in 2016, State media said
Nov 29, 2017
Turkish police raid 49 cities, detain over 300 soldiers over links to US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah GulenTurkish police have launched raids in 49 cities to detain over 300 soldiers accused of links to the group blamed for last year's attempted coup, state media reported Wednesday.
Oct 30, 2017
Turkey set to resume trial of over 220 suspects linked to 2016 coup to unseat Recep Tayyip ErdoganA mass trial in Turkey is set to resume of more than 220 suspects accused of being among ringleaders of last year's coup bid to unseat Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Oct 03, 2017
Turkey arrests 35 lstanbul officials over links to 2016 coup; 112 total warrants issuedTurkish police on Tuesday arrested 35 local authority officials in Istanbul over alleged ties to last year's failed coup, state media reported.
Jul 17, 2017
Turkey extends state of emergency for three months after coup anniversaryTurkey's parliament voted on Monday to renew a state of emergency in effect since last year's failed coup attempt sparked the biggest crackdown in the country's modern history.
Jul 16, 2017
On 'anniversary' of failed coup, mobile users in Turkey get voice message from president ErdoganWhen making a social phone call, you don't expect to hear the voice of the head of state. But mobile phone users in Turkey were surprised to hear a voice message by president Recep Tayyip Erdogan when placing a call around midnight on the anniversary of the failed 15 July coup
Jul 15, 2017
Turkey marks one year since failed coup; thousands expected to participate in unity marchesTurkey is commemorating the first anniversary of quashing last summer's coup attempt with events over the weekend in Istanbul and Ankara
Jun 10, 2017
Amnesty International's Turkey chairman arrested on charges of membership in terror groupTurkey's official news agency says Amnesty International's chairman in the country has been formally arrested pending trial on charges of membership in a terror group.
May 23, 2017
Turkish magazine editors sentenced to 22 years, six months for provoking rebellion against governmentAfter the crackdown on the freedom of press courtesy a failed coup in 2016, an Istanbul court sentenced two magazine chiefs to 22 years and six months in prison for fomenting an armed rebellion against the government, media reports said on Monday.
Nov 03, 2016
Turkey coup trials to begin in early 2017, says Ankara prosecutorThe first trials of the thousands of suspects arrested in the wake of Turkey's failed 15 July coup aimed at ousting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will begin in early 2017, the chief Ankara prosecutor said on Thursday.