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Demirtaş: From Now On I Don’t Find Mass Meetings Necessary

HDP Co-Chair Demirtaş has said, “I don’t find mass meetings necessary from now on. We also would like to hold chirpy election campaigns with music, but conditions for this are now absent.”

Davutoğlu: We reached a Name Linked to an Illegal Organization

Prime Minister Davutoğlu stated the perpetrators of Ankara bombing were ‘suicide bombers,’ and the information about their identities, organizations and how they came to the venue was reached.

12-year-old Helin killed in Diyarbakır, 3-year-old Tevriz killed in Adana

It was stated that during the clashes in Turkey’s southeastern Sur district of Diyarbakır province, 12-year-old Helin Şen got shot in the head to death with three bullets while 3-year-old Tevriz Dora was killed by a bullet hitting his head in Adana where the bomb attack which claimed 97 lives was protested.

Bianet Elected as Council Member of IFEX

Journalist Erol Önderoğlu from bianet has been elected as a management member of IFEX. Berna Akkızal from Initiative against Thought Crime introduced Museum of Crimes of Thought at the same congress.

Davutoğlu: Two Police Officers Dragging Dead Body of Lokman Birlik in Şırnak Relieved of Duty

Turkish PM Davutoğlu has stated that two police officers dragging dead body of Lokman Birlik in Şırnak were relieved of duty.


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

  • bianet is keeping monthly account of the stream of male violence to lay bare the extent of violence against women.

Media Monitoring Reports

  • Independent Communication Network (BIA) monitors and reports violations of freedom of expression in Turkey. You can access quarterly and annual reports from this page.

bianet In Your Mother Tongue!

  • bianet In Your Mother Tongue!

    On February 21 International Mother Language Day, bianet published 20 articles in different languages spoken in Turkey.

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