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Turkey Detains Head of Opposition Newspaper

Turkey on Friday detained the board chairman of the opposition daily Cumhuriyet, following the arrests of nine staff members last week, the newspaper reported.   Police stopped Akin Atalay at Istanbul's airport on his arrival from Germany, said Cumhuriyet, which has been a strong critic of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP). Atalay was held for a while at the airport and later was ushered into a police vehicle, which took him...

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