Turkey

US team in Turkey to discuss case against Gulen

Officials to discuss proof presented by Turkey on self-exiled Muslim leader accused of orchestrating failed coup bid.

US delegation in Turkey to discuss evidence on Gulen

Fethullah Gulen

Turkish prosecutors formally ask US for Gulen's arrest

Turkey accuses exiled cleric Gulen of 10 charges, including attempting to overthrow the government.

Turkish prosecutors formally ask US for Gulen's arrest

The Listening Post

Erdogan vs Gulen: Behind Turkey's media crackdown

As the government tightens its grip on the critical press, we explore the issues behind Turkey's media takeover.

Turkey

Turkish authorities seize country's largest newspaper

Riot police fire tear gas and water cannon at hundreds of protesters after seizure of Zaman's headquarters in Istanbul.

Politics

Turkey detains police officers over leaks

State media confirm over 34 arrests for "illegal eavesdropping" in latest in series of raids since July last year.

Turkey detains police officers over leaks

Politics

Erdogan defends crackdown on opponents

Turkish president calls clampdown on critical journalists and move to arrest US-based arch-foe "clean" legal process.

Erdogan defends crackdown on opponents