Military intel illegally wiretapped Turkish journalist, judges acquitted perpetrators

The judge who acquitted gendarmerie intelligence officers of falsifying documents in order to illegally wiretap the telephone of Turkish investigative journalist Mehmet Baransu was promoted by the government of President Recep…

Read more »

Turkey asks South Africa to extradite critics in exchange for deporting ISIL terrorists

The Turkish government has offered an exchange of Islamist State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) detainees of South African origin in Turkey for critics of the Islamist government of…

Read more »

Australian ISIL terrorist Prakash will be free in 2 years thanks to lenient Turkish judges

A panel of three judges who heard the case of Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) militant Neil Christopher Prakash in Turkey handed down a reduced sentence for the…

Read more »

Secret documents reveal abuse of Interpol mechanisms by Turkish government

Secret documents obtained by Nordic Monitor reveal how the Turkish intelligence agency has blatantly abused mechanisms of the International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) to persecute, harass and intimidate critics and…

Read more »

Exposing the generals in Erdoğan’s troll army

For several years now senior Turkish government officials surrounding President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan have been running an army of social media trolls in order to smear and defame critics and…

Read more »