Меркел укорява ареста на германски журналист в Турция

Меркел укорява ареста на германски журналист в Турция

Отношенията на германския канцлер Меркел с Ердоган претърпяха отново удар, след като  турската полиция арестува журналист от германския вестник Die Welt, съобщи Файненшъл Таймс. Дениз Юцел, с двойно турско-немско гражданство, е бил арестуван, за да бъде разпитан за ...

Merkel rails at arrest of German journalist in Turkey

German chancellor Merkel’s relationship with Erdogan suffered another blow as Turkish police arrested a journalist with the German newspaper Die Welt, the Financial Times reports. Deniz Yücel, a Turkish-German dual citizen, was arrested for reporting on hacked...

Tensions rise as Macedonia protests continue

Protests are continuing in Macedonia against Zoran Zaev’s Social Democrats and their plan to make Albanian and an official language across the country. On Tuesday, two journalists were beaten and left lying on the ground while covering the protests in Skopje,...

Turkey leads rise in journalist detentions

A Reporters Without Borders report states the worldwide total of detained journalists rose in 2016, due largely to Turkey. Out of 348 journalists currently detained worldwide, more than 100 are in Turkish jails. Journalist detentions quadrupled in Turkey following the...