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Turkey's Media Raids Could Presage Wider Crackdown

Turkey's government is facing growing international pressure following police raids on media establishments. But the Turkish president has dismissed criticism and said the country’s national security is at stake. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said there would be no let-up of police probes against followers of Islamic cleric Fethullah Gulen, who he accuses of seeking to overthrow the state. Erdogan strongly defended Sunday’s police raids on the Zaman newspaper and Samanyolu...

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