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Osman Kavala, one good man

By Nurcan Baysal When I woke up this morning, I learned that Osman Kavala, a leading civil society leader and a prominent businessman, had been detained. You already know a lot about him, I would like to tell you some things that you may not know. I met Osman Kavala …


Interim Judgement on 3rd Hearing: Journalist Kadri Gürsel Released, four left arrested

Elif Akgül, Bianet The third hearing in the Cumhuriyet trial was held today (September 25) before İstanbul 27th Heavy Court in Çağlayan Courthouse. Six of the 20 defendants namely the President of Cumhuriyet daily’s Executive Board Attorney Akın Atalay, Cumhuriyet Foundation Management Board member Attorney Bülent Utku, Editor-in-Chief Murat Sabuncu, correspondent Ahmet …