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The desperate situation for six people who are #JailedNotForgotten
We revisit the six activists and journalists currently in jail and call for your messages ...
15 Jan 2021
Let them know they are not forgotten
Join us in sending messages of support to six human rights activists and journalists aroun...
01 Dec 2020
The bloody consequences of Turkey's clashes with the Kurds
In September, two men were abducted, beaten and thrown from a helicopter. One died, the ot...
18 Nov 2020
Turkish writers need to "hold people in power" to account
Turkish author and journalist Kaya Genç answers questions from the Index youth advisory b...
02 Apr 2020
Charge, attack, restrict: The main ways Turkey silenced journalists in 2019
The three most frequently used means of targeting journalists in Turkey in 2019, according...
15 Jan 2020
Monitoring and Advocating for Media Freedom: Policy recommendations for Azerbaijan, Belarus, Russia, Turkey and Ukraine
Governments and the EU must take a stronger stand for media freedom, a new Index report on...
02 Dec 2019
is an Index on Censorship project to publish a series of articles from censored Turkish writers, artists and translators.
Cases against Academics for Peace have become emblematic of the attacks on freedom of expression in Turkey
On 26 July 2019, Turkey’s highest court brought new hope to Turkish academics when it ru...
28 Aug 2019
Stories of Justice: If you are the 'other' in Turkey, you should know that you carry death in your pocket
Journalist Nedim Turfent shares his thoughts in justice in Turkey: As one of the “others...
03 Jul 2019
Elif Akgül on the Turkish “virtual patrol squads” going after Kurdish social media users
Already known as the biggest prison for journalists, Turkey is increasingly jailing social...
24 Jan 2019
Project Exile: Turkey's Dündar free in exile, still threatened
Can Dündar isn't easily silenced. The outspoken Turkish columnist and editor has been fir...
14 Jan 2019
In Turkey, dismissed academics nurture knowledge off campus
Professors in Mersin and Eskişehir have responded to their dismissals by creating their o...
14 Dec 2018
Turkey: Whitewashing the police, one sentence at a time
Reporter Seda Taşkın, who works for the pro-Kurdish Mezopotamya News Agency, was sentenc...
14 Nov 2018
Free speech and human rights organisations call for Turkish novelist Ahmet Altan, Nazlı Ilıcak and other journalists to be released
04 Nov 2019
Turkey urged to halt its assault on media freedom and civil society
18 Sep 2019
UN should address Turkey's crackdown against journalists
03 Sep 2019
Turkey: Art in troubled times
10 Oct 2016
International organisations condemn crackdown on freedom of expression in Turkey
06 Sep 2016
Turkey's film festivals face a narrowing space for expression
30 Jun 2016
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