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Turkish Police Detain 13 Academics, Activists in Raids

Turkish police have detained 13 academics, activists and journalists over links to a jailed businessman and human rights defender, and allegations that they sought to topple the government by supporting mass protests during 2013, Turkey's state-run news agency reported Friday. Anadolu Agency said professors Betul Tanbay and Turgut Tarhanli of Istanbul's Bosphorus and Bilgi universities, and journalist Cigdem Mater were among those detained in simultaneous police operations in...

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