Ala: 8,113 Arrested for Coup Attempt

Minister of Interior Ala has informed regarding detentions and arrests after the coup attempt.

Numbers, Ranks, Places of Duty of Arrested Generals, Admirals

The 134 generals and admirals arrested subsequent to July 15 coup attempt were on duty in 44 provinces.

5 Including 4 Gendarmerie Detained in Dink Assassination Probe

One lieutenant colonel, two noncommissioned officers, one sergeant major and one publisher owner have been detained as to Dink assassination within scope of probe into gendarmerie officers.

Sexual Assault Criminals Can be Chemically Castrated

According to the regulation that has been published in Official Gazette, anaphrodisiac can be applied to the sexual assault criminals while they are in prison or are on probation.

Websites of DİHA, Özgür Gündem Blocked

The website of Dicle News Agency has been blocked for the 43th time this year, and of Özgür Gündem daily for the 2nd time this month.


Gezi Resistance

  • bianet compiled all its news, photo and video content from May 27, 2013 regarding the Gezi Resistance around a timeline. Even though the chronology ends in March 2014, we know that this is just the beginning...

Male Violence Monitoring

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