Battle Against Coal Plants Increasing in Number

Turkey will participate in the campaign launched all over the world to break free from fossil fuel with the summit to be held in Aliağa.

Call from Intellectuals: Reject Proposal to Lift Parliamentary Immunity

A group of intellectuals stating AKP’s proposal of temporary Constitution change as to parliamentary immunity is unacceptable has called for the MPs to vote against the proposal in the General Assembly.

Visa Exemption Only for Those Proving Purpose of Visit, Meeting Financial Criteria

European Commission has issued advisory jurisdiction for visa-free travel for citizens of Turkey but even if it is realized, the rules like proving the purpose of visit and having sufficient financial means will be in effect.

TGS: No Press Freedom in Turkey, No Day to Celebrate

Journalists Association of Turkey in its press statement as to the World Day of Press Freedom, has expressed that there was no press freedom in Turkey and pointed out the importance of joint struggle for press freedom.

Nor Zartonk: Garo Paylan and Other HDP MPs Are Not Alone

Nor Zartonk in its statement as to racist attack against HDP MP Garo Paylan said, “We reiterate our faith in peoples’ equality, solidarity and their joint struggle, and determination in the struggle one more time”.


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.

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  • 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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