Interpol Alert Issued By Turkey For Exiled Journalists President Erdogan Wants To Toss In Jail | Techdirt

Journalism in Turkey has come under renewed scrutiny after an Istanbul court issued an international arrest warrant for two prominent writers living overseas.In a hearing against journalists linked to the Cumhuriyet newspaper, the 27th High Criminal Court said it would request the issuance of Interpol “red notices” for Can Dundar and Ilhan Tanir. The order notifies all Interpol member states that the individual has pending arrest warrants.Mr Dundar, the newspaper’s former editor-in-chief, and Mr Tanir, its ex-Washington correspondent, currently live in Germany and the US respectively.

Source: Interpol Alert Issued By Turkey For Exiled Journalists President Erdogan Wants To Toss In Jail | Techdirt

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