WE PRESENT SOME OF JOURNALISTS AND MEDIA WORKERS WHO ARE OR HAVE BEEN IN JAIL IN TURKEY

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Kadri Gürsel

Detained on 31 October 2016. Journalist-political columnist for daily Cumhuriyet.
http://al-monitor.com IPI Board Member and SEEMO friend.

Özkan Mayda

Detained on 23 July 2016. Before he was arrested, he lost his job, after Zaman was put under state control. He worked as Zaman Newspaper Antalya Regional sport correspondent, as also photo-journalsits and graphicer.
Article about Özkan Mayda in German:
https://gazete.taz.de/article/?article=!5386365&category=!t5372561

Ömer Özdemir

Detaines on 23 July 2016. Former reporter for Cihan Haber Ajansında and Zaman Gazetesi Antalya.

Murat Sabuncu

Detained on 31 October 2016. Daily Cumhuriyet editor-in-chief.

Ahmet Şık

Detained on 29 December 2016. Cumhuriyet daily journalist and long year investigative journalist.

Osman Yakut

Detained on 23 July 2016, was working in Zaman Antalya.

Deniz Yücel

Detained on 27 February 2017. Die Welt, Germany Correspondent in Turkey


Support for Turkish journalists in jail, Leipzig, October 2016


Support for Deniz Yücel, Turkish- German journalist in jail in Turkey, Bild newsroom, Berlin, May 2017

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