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Journalists, Academics on Trial in Turkish Free Speech Cases

Four academics and two journalists are on trial in Turkey Friday in separate cases related to increasingly restricted free speech in the country under President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The academics will face charges related to producing “terrorist propaganda” after they signed a declaration condemning Turkey’s military action against Kurdish rebels, while the journalists are headed into court for the third hearing in their espionage trial. The two journalists, Can Dundar,...

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