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Journalist Put a Gun against his Head by Police Speaks

DİHA reporter Serhat Yüce who was put a gun against his head by police, battered and detained Ögür Gün TV reporter Murat Demir talked to bianet.

“Our Children Grow Up in Environment in which Violence Becomes Ordinary”

Platform of Children and Assertion of Their Rights has pointed out that there isn’t the required safe environment in Turkey for the children to be able to use their rights.

Bianet Goes Trinidad for Congress of IFEX

Forming a congress including 170 members from 70 countries, IFEX aims to dynamize freedom of expression with new member and regulations. Bianet and Initiative against Thought Crime are represented by congress in Trinidad.

Arrestment in Assault against Journalist Ahmet Hakan

Out of seven people consist of four men attacking Ahmet Hakan and three police officers detained over the claims of instigating, one has been arrested, others released.

Investigation Against that Photo by Ministry

Interior Ministry has launched investigation against the photo showing Hacı Lokman Birlik’s corpse dragged by police vehicle ‘scorpion'.


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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