9 December 2019 Monday

NEWS

Number of inmates in Turkish prisons virtually doubled in last 5 years: report

The number of people in prison per 100,000 of the Turkish population increased from 188 in December 2013 to 323 in December 2018, the...

US judge says Halkbank can’t deny knowledge of criminal charges

A US judge on Thursday cited “extraordinary” and “remarkable” meetings two years ago involving top US and Turkish political figures to intervene in a...

İstanbul Mayor İmamoğlu makes it into Bloomberg’s top 50 list of 2019

Bloomberg has chosen Ekrem İmamoğlu, the mayor of İstanbul who won the race for Turkey’s biggest city from the ranks of the country’s main...

Religious community leader released pending trial after 22 months

Alparslan Kuytul, the head of a religious community critical of the Turkish government, was released pending trial on Thursday after 22 months of incarceration,...

Advisor to nationalist leader suggests vandalizing Gülen movement members’ houses

A chief advisor to Devlet Bahçeli, the leader of Turkey’s Nationalist Movement Party (MHP), has called for the vandalizing of houses belonging to followers...

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1,606 killed in work-related accidents in first 11 months of 2019

At least 1,606 people died in work-related accidents in Turkey in the first 11 months of 2019, according to a report from Turkey’s Health...