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Report: Tips Claim About 1,000 Detainees Being Tortured By Police Across Turkey

It is claimed that about 1,000 people who were detained by police forces last week have been started to be tortured in detention centers across Turkey. Turkish prosecutors have issued detention warrants for 4,900 people over their alleged links to … Continue reading

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Turkish officers speak: Erdogan may have staged coup

Controversy still surrounds last summer’s abortive coup in Turkey. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called it “a gift from God” and used the coup as an excuse to crackdown not only on one-time ally Fethullah Gülen, whom he fingered before … Continue reading

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Swiss policeman of Turkish origin arrested for alleged spying against Erdogan critics

A Basel-based traffic cop with Turkish origin has been arrested on accusation that he was involved in spying activities against critics of the President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Switzerland.

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Turkey Systematically And Deliberately Jails Women As Part Of Fear And Intimidation Campaign

Thousands of women, many with small children to take care of, were jailed in Turkey in an unprecedented crackdown and subjected to torture and ill-treatment in detention centers and prisons as part of the government’s systematic campaign of intimidation and … Continue reading

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