Archive | September, 2015

The chilling effect of mounting pressure on Turkish media

As the government has stepped up its crackdown on its critics by raiding news outlets and arresting foreign journalists, The Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu voiced a sentiment that has become all too common these days. “Don’t disgrace Turkey in the eyes of the world,” he said. Turkey’s reputation is already blemished. Intimidating […]