Sunday, April 8, 2012

Newsfeed- April 8

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KCK Indictment Accepted: Prof. Busra Ersanli and Publisher Ragip Zarakolu Charged with "Leading" and "Aiding a Terrorist Organization"  
Read on GIT - North America. 

55 Students Taken into Custody while Protesting President Gul 
Read more on GIT-North America.

Cukurova University Professors Face Harsh Intervention from the Riot Police
Trying to protect the Cukurova University Citrus Gene Garden from being turned into the campus area of the newly-founded Science and Technology University, professors face harsh intervention from the Riot Police. Read on GIT-North America. 

Military Leaders on Trial
Three decades after the 1980 military coup, its leaders are on trial in Ankara. Read more on the trial on GIT-North America.