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
5Ahmet Altan23.09.2016
6Ahmet Feyzullah Özyurt16.08.2017
7Ahmet Memiş, Haberdar news website02.09.2016
8Ahmet Metin Sekizkardeş, Zaman05.08.2016
9Ahmet Yavaş, TRT (Erzurum)23.07.2016
10Ali Ahmet Böken, TRT News coordinator
11Ali Akkuş, Zaman
12Ali Aşikar, Azadiya Welat26.08.2016
13Ali Ünal, Zaman columnist16.08.2016
14Ali Yüce, TRT Radio broadcasts chief19.08.2016
15Arafat Dayan, Demokratik Ulus01.07.2016
16Ayşenur Parıldak, Zaman, Haberdar11.08.2016
17Aytekin Gezici, journalist/writer25.07.2016
18Aziz İstegün, Diyarbakır Zaman representative01.08.2016
19Bayram Kaya, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
20Beytullah Özdemir, Zaman Düzce bureau chief27.10.2016
21Burçin Dokgöz, former Zaman and Çorum reporter01.08.2016
22Cemal Azmi Kalyoncu, Journalists and Writers’ Foundation30.07.2016
23Ceren Taşkın, Hatay Ses12.01.2017
24Cuma Ulus, Millet newspaper’s publications coordinator30.07.2016
25Cüneyt Seza Özkan, Samanyolu TV16.08.2017
26Emre İper, Cumhuriyet accounting dept. staff25.04.2019
27Emre Soncan, Zaman defense reporter30.07.2016
28Ercan Gün, Fox TV25.08.2016
29Erdal Süsem, Eylül magazine editor01.02.2010
30Erdal Şen, former Meydan managing editor09.08.2016
31Eren Erdem, Karşı newspaper former editor-in-chief 29.06.2018
32Erol Yüksel, TRT News Department vice president19.08.2016
33Erol Zavar, Odak magazine owner and newsroom director20.01.2007
34Fahri Öztoprak, Cihan/Zaman Samsun correspondent19.12.2016
35Faruk Akkan, Cihan news agency05.08.2016
36Ferhat Çiftçi, Azadiya Welat Gaziantep bureau chief16.02.2011
37Fevzi Yazıcı, Zaman chief designer05.08.2016
38Gökçe Fırat Çulhaoğlu, Türksolu columnist03.09.2016
39Gurbet Çakar, Hevi women’s magazine19.04.2011
40Habip Güler, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
41Hakan Taşdelen05.08.2016
42Halil İbrahim Mert, TRT (Erzurum)23.07.2016
43Hamit Dilbahar, Azadiya Welat columnist13.02.2010
44Hamza Günerigök, TRT30.01.2017
45Hanım Büşra Erdal, Zaman reporter and columnist30.07.2016
46Harun Çümen, Zaman former managing editor04.03.2018
47Hasan Bozkurt, Bugün reporter19.05.2017
48Hasan Duman, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi distributor01.01.2017
49Hasan Hüseyin Örs, former TRT production-broadcast operator
50Hasan Taşar, former TRT Ankara reporter
51Hatice Duman, Atılım newspaper owner and managing editor01.04.2003
52Hidayet Karaca, Samanyolu Media Group president19.12.2014
53Hüseyin Aydın, Cihan reporter30.07.2016
54Hüseyin Aykol, Özgür Gündem eş genel yayın yönetmeni11.07.2019
55İbrahim Halil Öztürkeri, former TRT production-broadcast operator
56İbrahim Varlık, Cihan news agency prime ministry correspondent28.05.2019
57İdris Okur, Cihan New Agency Çorum reporter01.08.2016
58İdris Sayılgan, DİHA24.10.2016
59İdris Yılmaz23.01.2018
60İsmail Çoban, former Azadiya Welat managing editor03.05.2018
61İsmail Ersan, Anatolia news agency25.10.2017
62İsmail Evren, Nokta magazine news director
63Kamuran Sunbat, former DİHA Çukurova reporter11.09.2011
64Kazım Canlan, Cihan news agency Ankara news director
65Kenan Karavil, Radyo Dünya editor-in-chief11.12.2009
66Kibriye Evren, JinNews reporter11.10.2018
67Mehmet Ali Ay16.08.2017
68Mehmet Ali Genç, Atılım newspaper responsible managing editor
69Mehmet Baransu, Taraf columnist/reporter02.03.2015
70Mehmet Emin Demir, freelancer31.05.2016
71Mehmet Güleş, DİHA07.12.2016
72Mehmet Kuru, Zaman Eskişehir reporter16.08.2016
73Mehmet Sıddık damar, DİHA30.04.2018
74Meltem Oktay, DİHA reporter19.04.2017
75Metin Arslan, Bugün reporter19.05.2017
76Mikail Barut, Özgür Halk former editor29.08.2012
77Miktat Algül, Mezitli FM broadcast coordinator17.05.2010
78Muhammed Sait Kuloğlu, owner of Subuhaber.com
79Muhsin Pilgir, Zaman and Cihan news agency16.08.2017
80Murat Çapan, Nokta27.05.2017
81Murat Dağdeviren, Demokrat Gebze owner31.07.2016
82Mustafa Erkan Acar, Bugün news editor30.07.2016
83Mustafa Gök, Ankara bureau chief for Ekmek ve Adalet magazine01.02.2004
84Mustafa Gökkılıç, reporter, Radikal and Habertürk TV19.07.2018
85Mustafa Göktaş, Özgür Gündem Şanlıurfa reporter16.03.2018
86Mustafa Ünal, Zaman30.07.2016
87Mustafa Yayla18.05.2019
88Mutlu Çölgeçen, Millet, newsroom coordinator03.09.2016
89Mutlu Özay, Cihan reporter16.08.2017
90Mümtazer Türköne, Zaman columnist05.08.2016
91Nadir Yücel, Çorum Yıldız local newspaper editor-in-chief04.12.2016
92Nazlı Ilıcak30.07.2016
93Nedim Türfent, DİHA13.05.2016
94Nuh Gönültaş, Bugün columnist09.11.2017
95Nuri Durna, TRT23.07.2016
96Nuri Yeşil, Azadiya Welat Dersim bureau chief27.05.2010
97Nurullah Kaya, Gaziantep Zaman representative31.08.2016
98Oğuz Usluer, Habertürk former broadcasts coordinator28.12.2016
99Osman Yakut, Zaman Antalya21.07.2016
100Ömer Oruç, Cihan newspaper18.12.2016
101Özcan Keser, TRT reporter19.08.2016
102Özden Kınık, TRT
103Sait Gürkan Tuzlu, Cihan reporter16.08.2017
104Sami Tunca, Mücadele Birliği magazine managing editor17.09.2013
105Sedat Laçiner, Haberdar news portal20.07.2016
106Semiha Mete, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi reporter/distributor25.08.2017
107Serhat Şeftali, Zaman regional bureau chief for the Med region21.07.2016
108Serkan Aydemir, Bitlis Aktüel reporter13.02.2016
109Sertan Önal, Halkın Günlüğü reporter23.02.2018
110Seyid Kılıç, TRT News30.07.2016
111Seyithan Akyüz, Azadiya Welat Adana bureau chief11.12.2009
112Şahabettin Demir, DİHA reporter09.05.2010
113Şeref Yılmaz, Irmak TV05.08.2016
114Turgut Usul, TRT reporter04.01.2018
115Ufuk Şanlı, former Vatan columnist30.07.2016
116Uğur Akgül08.08.2018
117Uğur Yılmaz, former Bitlis Municipality press desk employee05.07.2017
118Ünal Tanık, Rota Haber editor-in-chief18.01.2017
119Vahit Yazgan, İzmir Zaman bureau chief26.08.2016
120Yakup Çetin, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
121Yakup Şimşek, Zaman, marketing director06.08.2016
122Yalçın Güler, TRT (Erzurum)19.08.2016
123Yetkin Yıldız, Aktif Haber website editor24.07.2016
124Yılmaz Kahraman, Özgür Halk editor11.12.2009
125Zafer Özcan, editor, Bugün newspaper07.03.2019
126Ziya Ataman, DİHA reporter11.04.2016

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