Documentary Film: Celebrating Turkish Women Entrepreneurs

Documentary Film: Celebrating Turkish Women Entrepreneurs

Documentary Film: Celebrating Turkish Women Entrepreneurs It’s March 8, which means that once again communities around the world will be celebrating International Women’s Day. According...

News of the Week, April 11th, 2016

News of the Week, April 11th, 2016

*Source Twitter, Mahir Zeynalov © News of the Week, April 11th, 2016 A bite size round-up of last week’s events; Data Leak and Implications of...

Saudi-Iran Crisis Deepens

Saudi-Iran Crisis Deepens

*Source: AP © Saudi-Iran Crisis Deepens On January 2, Saudi Arabia executed 47 men convicted of terrorism and political activism. Among the executed was also...

Civilians Trapped and Journalist Shot; What’s going on in Cizre?

Civilians Trapped and Journalist Shot; What’s going on in Cizre?

*Source: ANF © Civilians Trapped and Journalist Shot; What’s going on in Cizre? Dozens of injured civilians from the Cudi neighbourhood of Cizre have been trapped...

EU’s ‘Turkey Progress Report’ Issues Criticisms: State Violence in the East and Refugee Crisis the Elephants in the Room

EU’s ‘Turkey Progress Report’ Issues Criticisms: State Violence in the East and Refugee Crisis the Elephants in the Room

*Source: Today’s Zaman © EU’s ‘Turkey Progress Report’ Issues Criticisms: State Violence in the East and Refugee Crisis the Elephants in the Room The EU’s progress...

The EU Deal; a “Game Changing” Refugee Swap?

The EU Deal; a “Game Changing” Refugee Swap?

*Source: Odyssey © The EU Deal; a “Game Changing” Refugee Swap? The EU may have reached a breakthrough deal with Ankara yesterday during a summit aimed...

Barred, Arrested and Deported: Foreign Journalists Struggle with increased Press Crackdowns in Turkey

Barred, Arrested and Deported: Foreign Journalists Struggle with increased Press Crackdowns in Turkey

*Source: WizardIstanbul © Barred, Arrested and Deported: Foreign Journalists Struggle with increased Press Crackdowns in Turkey Turkey’s crackdowns on members of the press and freedom of...

2015… A Difficult Year for Journalism

2015… A Difficult Year for Journalism

Source: CNN © Journalists and human right activists protest in front of the courthouse in Istanbul on November, 2011 2015… A Difficult Year for Journalism...

AKP Internal Investigations Continue

AKP Internal Investigations Continue

*Source: Ihlas son dakika © AKP Internal Investigations Continue The ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) has opened internal investigations of 15 mayors and 10 provincial...

Suspects Detained in connection to Ankara Attack: Turkey renews Air-strikes in Syria and Northern Iraq

Suspects Detained in connection to Ankara Attack: Turkey renews Air-strikes in Syria and Northern Iraq

*Source: Hürriyet Daily News © Suspects Detained in connection to Ankara Attack: Turkey renews Air-strikes in Syria and Northern Iraq Fourteen suspects were detained from across...