* Headline Image: Ölüm haberi yapmak istemiyoruz (We don't want to make reports of death)
Journalists have supported academics who have released a statement titled “We will not be a party to this crime” and called for peace and negotiations to resume.
Over 200 journalists said the following in the statement:
“We find it dangerous in terms of freedom of thought and expression that academics educating future of Turkey are being targeted by certain media outlets and the government for saying ‘we sue for peace’”.
“We want to do journalism in time of peace, not war”
“Over 1,000 academics from Turkey and the world have signed the statement released by Peace for Academics. There is a truth revealed by the fact that the number of signatures has exceeded 2,000 despite all threat and targeting; that is society’s desire to immediately return to peace process.
“We, as journalists suing for peace, declare that we stand with the academics saying ‘We will not be a party to this crime’ and want to do journalism in time of peace, not war”.
Signee journalists are as follows:
Adem Özgür, Adnan Genç, Ahmet Şık, Ahmet Memiş, Ahmet Kömürcüoğlu, Akın Olgun, Ali Barış Kurt, Ali Ergin Demirhan, Alper Turgut, Amberin Zaman, Amed Dicle, Arzu Demir, Ayça Söylemez, Aysel Kılıç, Ayşe Yıldırım, Ayşe Oyman, Ayşegül Doğan, Bahar Kılıçgedik,Bahar Çuhadar, Banu Güven, Banu Tuna, Barış İnce, Barkın Karslı, Bayram Balcı, Begüm Baki, Begüm Zorlu, Bekir Güneş, Berat Günçıkan, Berkant Gültekin, Beyza Kural, Burak Şahin, Burcu Karakaş, Bülent Özdoğan, Can Soyer, Canan Coşkun, Canan Yıldız, Celal Başlangıç, Cemal Taşdan, Cengiz Erdinç, Ceren Büyüktetik, Ceren Karlıdağ, Ceren Bayar, Ceyda Karan, Ceyda Ulukaya, Cüneyt Cebenoyan, Çağdaş Kaplan, Çağla Ağrıgöl, Çağrı Sarı, Çınar Özer, Çiçek Tahaoğlu, Defne Asal, Deniz Kanberoğlu, Derya Okatan, Dilek Dindar, Edip Özgür, Ekin Karaca, Elçin Yıldıral, Elif Ilgaz, Elif Akgül, Emel Gülcan, Emel Soy, Emrah Temizkan, Emre Deveci, Engin Esen, Eren Güven, Erhan Demirtaş, Erk Acarer, Erol Aral, Ersin Şenel, Evren Gönül, Evrim Kepenek, Evrim Kurtoğlu, Eyüp Tatlıpınar, Ezgi Özer, Faruk Eren, Fatih Aça, Fatih Polat, Fatih Gökhan Diler, Fatma Koşar, Fehim Taştekin, Ferzen Çatak, Filiz Yavuz, Funda Tosun, Funda Yaşar Erdoğdu, Gökçe Uygun, Gökhan Öner, Gökhan Durmuş, Gözde Kazaz, Gülriz Ergöz, Gülşah Karadağ,Gülşen Koçuk, Günay Aksoy, Günel Cantak, Güneş Ünsal, Güray Öz, Hakkı Özdal, Hale Sözmen , Haluk Kalafat, Hayko Bağdat, Hicran Urun,Hilal Solmaz, Hilal Köse, Hüseyin Aldemir, Hüseyin Deniz, İbrahim Günel, İhsan Kaçar, ilhan Tanır, İnci Hekimoğlu, İshak Karakaş, İsim Soyad, İsminaz Temel, Kumru Başer, Mahir Özkan,Mahmut Akıl, Mehmet Tarhan, Mehmet Aydoğmuş , Mehmet Ali Çelebi,Mehveş Evin, Meral Laçoğlu, Meryem Yıldırım, Metehan Ud, Metin Cihan, Michelle Demishevich, Murat Sabuncu, Murat Baykara, Müjgan Halis, Nazan Özcan, Nazım Alpman, Nazmi Belge, Necati Abay, Necla Akgökçe, Nejla Kahramanoğlu, Neşe İdil, Nevin Sungur, Nezahat Doğan, Nihan Bora, Nilay Vardar, Nilay Can, Nilgün Yılmaz, Nur Banu Kocaaslan, Oğuz Güven, Onur Erem, Onur Öncü, Önder Öner, Öykü Dilara Keskin, Özgür Gürbüz, Özgür Savaşcioğlu, Özgür Çakır, Özgür Öğret, Özlem Altunok, Özlem Çiçek, Özlem Akcan, Özlem Sevgi, Özlem Kasa Orhanlı, Pelin Cengiz, Pelin Ünker, Pelin Batu, Pembegül Gökçek, Pınar Dağ, Pınar Ersoy, Pınar Öğünç, Refik Tekin, Remzi Budancir,Reyhan Hacıoğlu, Rıza Altun, Rojda Demirkıran, Saadet Yıldız, Said Sefa, Sami Menteş, Sarya Gözüoğlu, Seçil Türkkan, Seçkin Sağlam, Sedat Yılmaz, Sedat Şenoğlu, Selçuk Arslan, Semiha Şahin, Semra Çelebi, Serhan Balcı, Servet Bakırtaş, Sevan Ataoğlu, Sevda Karaca, Sevdiye Ergürbüz, Sevgim Denizaltı, Sibel Yerdeniz, Sibel Yükler, Soner Şimşek, Soner Bahadir, Şafak Timur, Şahin Artan, Şengül Karadağ, Tamer İncesu, Timur Soykan, Tunca Öğreten, Türker Aslan, Ufuk Erhan, Uğur Güç, Uğur Koç, Utku Zırığ, Uygar Gültekin, Volkan Ağır, Volkan Koç, Vural Nasuhbeyoğlu, Yağmur Rabia Çetin, Yıldız Tar, Zehra Doğan,Zeki Tezer, Zuhal Atlan, Leyla Alp, Süleyman Tilif, Mahsun Fidan, İskender Kahraman, Ercan İpekçi, Giray Poyraz, Deniz Nazlım, Halit Bingöllü, Özcan Sapan, Mehmet Acaban, Pelin Daş, İrem Barutçu, Yetvart Danzikyan, Hayri Demir, Ömer Kavel Alpaslan, Ayşegül Engür, Özgür Çekmen, Müjgan Yağmur, Nadire Mater, Ozan Kaplanoğlu, Kenan Kırkaya, Can Bursalı, Erol Önderoğlu, Fehim Işık, Rıfat Doğan. (EA/TK)
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