Journalists in Jail

Lists of all journalists in prison and the media institutions, associations and foundations closed down under the State of Emergency can be viewed here.

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Name, publication
Date of Arrest
1Abdulkadir Turay, DİHA reporter05.05.2016
2Abdullah Kaya, DİHA
3Abdullah Kılıç, Habertürk30.07.2016
4Abdullah Özyurt, Zaman reporter02.09.2016
5Abdulvahap İş, freelance journalist
6Adil Demirci, ETHA reporter17.04.2018
7Ahmet Altan23.09.2016
8Ahmet Feyzullah Özyurt16.08.2017
9Ahmet Memiş, Haberdar news website02.09.2016
10Ahmet Metin Sekizkardeş, Zaman05.08.2016
11Ahmet Yavaş, TRT (Erzurum)23.07.2016
12Ali Ahmet Böken, TRT News coordinator
13Ali Akkuş, Zaman
14Ali Aşikar, Azadiya Welat26.08.2016
15Ali Babür Boysal, Zaman page designer01.08.2016
16Ali Sönmez Kayar, ETHA reporter 06.02.2018
17Ali Ünal, Zaman columnist16.08.2016
18Ali Yüce, TRT Radio broadcasts chief19.08.2016
19Arafat Dayan, Demokratik Ulus01.07.2016
20Aslı Ceren Aslan, Özgür Gelecek21.02.2017
21Ayşe Nazlı Ilıcak30.07.2016
22Ayşenur Parıldak, Zaman, Haberdar
23Aytekin Gezici, journalist/writer25.07.2016
24Aziz İstegün, Diyarbakır Zaman representative01.08.2016
25Barış Ceyhan, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi employee31.01.2018
26Bayram Kaya, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
27Behram Kılıç9 Kasım
28Berzan Güneş, Mezopotamya Agency reporter11.06.2018
29Beytullah Özdemir, Zaman Düzce bureau chief27.10.2016
30Burçin Dokgöz, former Zaman and Çorum reporter01.08.2016
31Cemal Azmi Kalyoncu, Journalists and Writers’ Foundation30.07.2016
32Cemal Tunç, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
33Ceren Taşkın, Hatay'ın Sesi12.01.2017
34Cuma Ulus, Millet newspaper’s publications coordinator30.07.2016
35Cumali Çaygeç, TRT Şeş news director30.12.2016
36Cumali Öz, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
37Cüneyt Seza Özkan, Samanyolu TV16.08.2017
38Çetin Kurşun, Azadiya Welat21.02.2018
39Doğan Baran, Odak magazine owner, managing editor31.05.2018
40Ece Sevim Öztürk, Çağdaş Ses editor in chief20.06.2018
41Emin Demir, freelancer31.05.2016
42Emre Soncan, Zaman defense reporter30.07.2016
43Ercan Gün, Fox TV25.08.2016
44Erdal Süsem, Eylül magazine editor01.02.2010
45Erdal Şen, former Meydan managing editor09.08.2016
46Erdoğan Zamur, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
47Erol Yüksel, TRT News Department vice president19.08.2016
48Erol Zavar, Odak magazine owner and newsroom director20.01.2007
49Fahrettin Kılıç, Özgür Toplum31.07.2017
50Faruk Akkan, Cihan news agency05.08.2016
51Ferhat Çiftçi, Azadiya Welat Gaziantep bureau chief16.02.2011
52Ferhat Parlak, Silvan Mücadele newspaper owner14.04.2018
53Fevzi Yazıcı, Zaman chief designer05.08.2016
54Gökçe Fırat Çulhaoğlu, Türksolu columnist03.09.2016
55Gökhan Öner, former Dihaber reporter05.05.2018
56Gurbet Çakar, Hevi women’s magazine19.04.2011
57Gültekin Avcı26.08.2016
58Habip Güler, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
59Hakan Aksel, TRT producer-director19.08.2016
60Hakan Ergün, Azadiya Welat and Özgür Gündem distributor16.08.2016
61Hakan Taşdelen05.08.2016
62Halil İbrahim Mert, TRT (Erzurum)23.07.2016
63Hamit Dilbahar, Azadiya Welat columnist13.02.2010
64Hamza Günerigök, TRT30.01.2017
65Hanım Büşra Erdal, Zaman reporter and columnist30.07.2016
66Hasan Bzokurt, Bugün reporter19.05.2017
67Hasan Duman, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi distributor01.01.2017
68Hatice Duman, Atılım newspaper owner and managing editor01.04.2003
69Haydar Ergül, Demokratik Modernite editor23.01.2018
70Hicran Ürün, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi editor10.04.2018
71Hidayet Karaca, Samanyolu Media Group president19.12.2014
72Hüseyin Aydın, Cihan reporter30.07.2016
73İdris Okur, Cihan New Agency Çorum reporter01.08.2016
74İdris Sayılgan, DİHA24.10.2016
75İdris Yılmaz23.01.2018
76İhsan Sinmiş, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
77İhsan Yaşar, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi owner06.04.2018
78İrfan Karaca, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
79İshak Yasul, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi responsible managing editor06.04.2018
80İsmail Çoban, former Azadiya Welat managing editor03.05.2018
81İsmail Ersan, Anatolia news agency25.10.2017
82İsminaz Temel, ETHA editor25.10.2017
83Kamuran Sunbat, former DİHA Çukurova reporter11.09.2011
84Kasım Zengin, owner of Gün Matbaacılık05.04.2018
85Kazım Canlan, Cihan news agency Ankara news director
86Kazım Göçer, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
87Kemal Daşdöğen, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
88Kemal Demir, TV 10 01.12.2017
89Kemal Özer, Evrensel15.09.2017
90Kemal Sancılı, Özgür Gündem copyrights holder11.05.2018
91Kenan Karavil, Radyo Dünya editor-in-chief11.12.2009
92Kubilay Çelik, Antropolog magazine responsible managing editor15.03.2018
93Mahmut Abay, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
94Mehmet Ali Ay16.08.2017
95Mehmet Ali Çelebi, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi editor10.04.2018
96Mehmet Baransu, Taraf columnist/reporter02.03.2015
97Mehmet Dursun06.04.2018
98Mehmet Emin Sümeli, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
99Mehmet Güleş, DİHA07.12.2016
100Mehmet Gündem9 Kasım
101Mehmet Kadir Özkara, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
102Mehmet Kuru, Zaman Eskişehir reporter16.08.2016
103Mehmet Sıddık damar, DİHA30.04.2018
104Meltem Oktay, DİHA reporter19.04.2017
105Metin Arslan, Bugün reporter19.05.2017
106Mikail Barut, Özgür Halk former editor29.08.2012
107Miktat Algül, Mezitli FM broadcast coordinator17.05.2010
108Mizgin Çay, Radyo Karacadağ18.10.2016
109Muhammed Sait Kuloğlu, owner of Subuhaber.com
110Muhammet Özkan, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
111Muhsin Pilgir, Zaman and Cihan news agency16.08.2017
112Murat Çapan, Nokta27.05.2017
113Murat Dağdeviren, Demokrat Gebze owner31.07.2016
114Musa Kaya, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
115Mustafa Erkan Acar, Bugün news editor30.07.2016
116Mustafa Gök, Ankara bureau chief for Ekmek ve Adalet magazine01.02.2004
117Mustafa Göktaş, Özgür Gündem Şanlıurfa reporter16.03.2018
118Mustafa Ünal, Zaman30.07.2016
119Mutlu Çölgeçen, Millet, newsroom coordinator03.09.2016
120Mutlu Özay, Cihan reporter16.08.2017
121Mümtazer Türköne, Zaman columnist05.08.2016
122Mürsel Demir, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
123Nadir Yücel, Çorum Yıldız local newspaper editor-in-chief04.12.2016
124Necat Hizarcı, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
125Nedim Türfent, DİHA13.05.2016
126Nizamettin İzgi, Batman newspaper owner11.12.2016
127Nuh Gönültaş, Bugün columnist9 Kasım
128Nuri Durna, TRT23.07.2016
129Nuri Yeşil, Azadiya Welat Dersim bureau chief27.05.2010
130Nurullah Kaya, Gaziantep Zaman representative31.08.2016
131Oğuz Usluer, Habertürk former broadcasts coordinator28.12.2016
132Osman Yakut, Zaman Antalya21.07.2016
133Ömer Oruç, Cihan newspaper18.12.2016
134Özcan Keser, TRT reporter19.08.2016
135Özgür Bozkurt, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
136Pınar Gayıp, ETHA reporter19.04.2018
137Pınar Tarlak, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi employee 10.04.2018
138Polat Arslan, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
139Reyhan Çapan, Özgür Gündem managing editor 11.05.2018
140Reyhan Hacıoğlu, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi editor10.04.2018
141Sadettin Demirtaş, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
142Sadık Demir, Radyo Karacadağ18.10.2016
143Sait Gürkan Tuzlu, Cihan reporter16.08.2017
144Salih Erbekler, Radyo Karacadağ18.10.2016
145Sami Tunca, Mücadele Birliği magazine managing editor17.09.2013
146Seda Taşkın, Mezopotamya News Agency reporter23.01.2018
147Semiha Mete, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi reporter/distributor25.08.2017
148Semiha Şahin, ETHA editor19.04.2018
149Serhat Şeftali, Zaman regional bureau chief for the Med region21.07.2016
150Serkan Aydemir, Bitlis Aktüel reporter13.02.2016
151Serpil Ünal, Mücadele Birliği reporter30.03.20128
152Sertan Önal, Halkın Günlüğü reporter23.02.2018
153Seyid Kılıç, TRT News30.07.2016
154Seyithan Akyüz, Azadiya Welat Adana bureau chief11.12.2009
155Sezai Yavaş, TRT Diyarbakır deputy regional director
156Songül Yücel, Önsöz editor in chief 30.03.20128
157Süleyman Acar, Mücadele Birliği editor in chief30.03.20128
158Süleyman Güneş, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
159Şahabettin Demir, DİHA reporter09.05.2010
160Şeref Yılmaz, Irmak TV05.08.2016
161Şirin Kabakçı, Zaman Konya bureau chief01.05.2017
162Togay Okay, Özgür Gelecek08.11.2016
163Turgut Usul, TRT reporter04.01.2018
164Ufuk Şanlı, former Vatan columnist30.07.2016
165Uğur Selman Kelekçiler, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
166Ünal Tanık, Rota Haber editor-in-chief18.01.2017
167Vahit Yazgan, İzmir Zaman bureau chief26.08.2016
168Veli Büyükşahin, TV10 executive18.01.2018
169Veli Haydar Güleç, TV10 executive18.01.2018
170Yakup Çetin, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
171Yakup Şimşek, Zaman, marketing director06.08.2016
172Yalçın Güler, TRT (Erzurum)19.08.2016
173Yener Dönmez, Habervaktim news website25.08.2016
174Yetkin Yıldız, Aktif Haber website editor24.07.2016
175Yılmaz Kahraman, Özgür Halk editor11.12.2009
176Zehra Doğan, Jinha12.06.2017
177Ziya Ataman, DİHA reporter11.04.2016