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.

MEP seeks to visit Şahin Alpay in prison

In letter to Justice Minister Gül, Tanja Fajon says she is concerned about Alpay’s ongoing detentio...

MEPs call for release of journalists jailed in Turkey

Five members of the European Parliament commit to support five imprisoned journalists in Turkey   Five mem...