Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Newsfeed - February 15

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GITTürkiye holds its first press conference

GITTürkiye will holds its first press conference tomorrow (Thursday, February 16) at 10 AM in Galatasaray, Istanbul. Read their invitation on GIT - North America.

Members of Education Workers' Union in Custody

In the last round of KCK arrests on Monday, February 13, union members were targeted. Read more via GIT - North America.

Another prominent critic of the government loses her job in Turkey

Read about the "indefinite leave" given to the columnist Nuray Mert by the Turkish daily Milliyet on GIT - North America.

Young Academics seek your support

Read how you can support the petition launched by young academics in response to Erdoğan's statement on raising a religious youth in Turkey on GIT - North America.

Ragip Zarakolu applies to European Court of Human Rights

You can read on the law suit filed by the lawyers of Ragip Zarakolu, renown publisher and human rights activist, at the European Court of Human Rights via GIT - North America.