Turkey shuts scores of media outlets, sacks generals

27 July 2016, 10:26 pm

The Turkish government has issued a new decree ordering the closure of scores of media organisations as it widened its crackdown in the wake of a failed coup attempt earlier this month. According to the government decree, which was published in the ...... Read More »

Turkey Shuts 130 Media Outlets In Post-Coup Purge

27 July 2016, 9:08 pm

The Turkish government has ordered the closure of more than 130 media outlets amid a deepening crackdown following this month's failed coup. Three news agencies, 16 television stations, 23 radio stations, 45 newspapers, 15 magazines and 29 publishers are ...... Read More »

Turkey shuts down 130 media outlets after failed military coup

27 July 2016, 5:01 pm

DEVELOPING: Turkey's government has decided to close down dozens of media outlets, including 45 newspapers and 16 television stations in the wake of a failed military coup, the country's state-run news agency reported Wednesday. CNN Turk reported that 130 ...... Read More »

Escalation of Media Crackdown in Turkey Heightens Concerns

27 July 2016, 4:02 pm

Two U.S. advocacy organizations blasted Turkey on Wednesday for stepping up a campaign to crack down on journalists and media outlets suspected of having ties to the plotters of a failed July 15 military coup. The Committee to Protect Journalists ...... Read More »

Turkey Detains Dozens Of Journalists And Shuts Down Media Outlets

27 July 2016, 3:46 pm

ISTANBUL/ANKARA, July 27 (Reuters) - Turkey ordered another 47 journalists detained on Wednesday, part of a large-scale crackdown on suspected supporters of U.S.-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, who is accused by Ankara of masterminding a failed ...... Read More »

Turkish authorities dismiss military personnel, shut media outlets

27 July 2016, 1:44 pm

Turkey has dismissed nearly 1,700 military personnel and closed more than 130 media outlets, official sources said on Wednesday, amid a deepening crackdown that has stirred alarm among Ankara's Nato allies following this month's failed coup. A total of ...... Read More »

Turkey dismisses military, shuts media outlets as crackdown deepens

27 July 2016, 1:00 pm

So far, tens of thousands of people - including police, judges and teachers - have been suspended or placed under investigation since the July 15-16 coup, which Turkey says was staged by a faction within the military loyal to the Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen.... Read More »

Turkey coup attempt: Dozens of media outlets shut

27 July 2016, 12:57 pm

The Turkish authorities have announced the closure of dozens of media organisations, as a crackdown continues following the failed coup on 15 July. Three news agencies, 16 TV channels, 45 papers and 15 magazines will be shut. Separately, nearly 1,700 ...... Read More »

Turkish authorities to shut down dozens of media outlets

27 July 2016, 10:48 am

ISTANBUL — Turkey’s government has ordered the closure of dozens of media outlets — including news agencies, television stations, radio channels, and newspapers — as part of its widespread crackdown in the wake of a failed coup attempt on July 15.... Read More »

Turkey shuts down dozens of media outlets as government continues its broader crackdown

27 July 2016, 10:06 am

The government of Turkey has reportedly shuttered dozens of media outlets, as the country's president continues to crackdown on opposition in the wake of an attempted coup. The Associated Press reported that 45 newspapers and 16 TV stations have been shut ...... Read More »

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