Expression Interrupted

Journalists and academics bear the brunt of the massive crackdown on freedom of expression in Turkey. Scores of them are currently subject to criminal investigations or behind bars. This website is dedicated to tracking the legal process against them.

Open letter to president of the European Court of Human Rights

Journalist and dismissed academic Mehmet Altan addresses ECtHR President Robert Spano ahead of his planned visit to Tur...

ECtHR president pays controversial visit to Turkey

Meeting with authorities in Ankara, Robert Spano receives honorary degree from Istanbul University, visits government a...