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Turkish Court Cases Raise Human Rights Concerns

In Turkey, the trials started on Friday for four academics charged with terrorist propaganda after signing a petition. The case also resumed for two prominent journalists facing charges of espionage and aiding a terrorist organization for an article they wrote. The cases are raising growing concerns both nationally and internationally over human rights in Turkey. Hundreds of people gathered outside Istanbul’s main court for what was described as a festival of justice. The gathering was...

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