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Journalists Arrested in Turkey Over Syrian Military Operation Dissent

A crackdown on dissent over Turkey’s military operation against a Kurdish militia in the Syrian Afrin enclave is increasingly targeting journalists. Police detained four journalists in dawn raids Monday and Tuesday, over postings on social media in relation to the Afrin operation. Human rights groups say the arrests are part of a wider crackdown on social media use. Hayri Demir and Sibel Hurtas were detained late Monday night and in the early hours of Tuesday. Both journalists work...

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