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Turkey not alone in shielding leaders from criticism

Last Sunday, Turkish voters narrowly approved constitutional changes that observers fear w…

Study: Insulting foreign leaders a crime in 18 OSCE states

Just over one year ago, German satirist Jan Böhmermann performed a reading of a vulgar po…

Turkey prosecutors seek prison for Cumhuriyet staff

Turkish prosecutors today demanded lengthy prison terms for journalists and executives of …

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Defamation and Insult Laws in the OSCE Region

Commissioned by the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media…

İfade Özgürlüğü, Basın Hukuku ve Hakaret

Avrupa İçin Bir Kaynakça ve Eğitim Kilavuzu…

IPI’s database on online abuse against journalists

The International Press Institute (IPI) today launched an online database aimed at recordi…

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“The road might seem dark but believe me it will soon be over”

Friends and colleagues of Kadri Gürsel, who remains incarcerated in Turkey’s Silivri Pr…

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Turkey’s Media Under Siege: IPI Expert Panel and Solidarity Event (Feb. 22...

One-hundred-fifty journalists are currently behind bars in Turkey, the world’s leading j…

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