Published On: Fri, Nov 27th, 2015

Turkey charges 2 editors over claims Ankara supplied arms to Syria jihadists


ISTANBUL : A court in Istanbul on Thursday charged two journalists from the opposition Cumhuriyet newspaper with spying after they alleged Turkey’s secret services had sent arms to Islamist rebels in Syria, Turkish media reported.- Turkey charges two editors over claims _

Reporters Without Borders ranked Turkey 149th out of 180 in its 2015 press freedom index last month, warning of a “dangerous surge in censorship”. – AFP

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