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 Kılıç, Habertürk30.07.2016
3Abdullah Özyurt, Zaman reporter02.09.2016
4Ahmet Altan
5Ahmet Feyzullah Özyurt16.08.2017
6Ahmet Memiş, Haberdar news website02.09.2016
7Ahmet Metin Sekizkardeş, Zaman05.08.2016
8Ahmet Uzan, Sabah Egeli news director24.11.2016
9Alaattin Akkaşoğlu, Akis newspaper, owner05.08.2016
10Ali Ahmet Böken, TRT News coordinator
11Ali Akkuş, Zaman editor
12Ali Ünal, Zaman columnist16.08.2016
13Ali Yüce, TRT Radio broadcasts chief19.08.2016
14Ayşenur Parıldak, Zaman, Haberdar11.08.2016
15Aytekin Gezici, journalist/writer25.07.2016
16Aziz Oruç, freelance journalist18.12.2019
17Bayram Kaya, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
18Beytullah Özdemir, Zaman Düzce bureau chief27.10.2016
19Burçin Selçuk Dokgöz, former Zaman Çorum reporter01.08.2016
20Cemal Azmi Kalyoncu, Journalists and Writers’ Foundation30.07.2016
21Cuma Ulus, Millet newspaper’s publications coordinator30.07.2016
22Emre Soncan, Zaman defense reporter30.07.2016
23Ercan Gün, Fox TV25.08.2016
24Erdal Süsem, Eylül magazine editor01.02.2010
25Erdal Şen, former Meydan managing editor09.08.2016
26Erol Zavar, Odak magazine owner and newsroom director20.01.2007
27Ersin Demirci, Zaman newspaper Erzurum representative01.09.2016
28Fahri Öztoprak, Cihan/Zaman Samsun correspondent19.12.2016
29Faruk Akkan, Cihan news agency05.08.2016
30Ferhat Çiftçi, Azadiya Welat Gaziantep bureau chief16.02.2011
31Fethi Altun, Cihan news agency Şanlıurfa correspondent12.10.2016
32Fevzi Yazıcı, Zaman chief designer05.08.2016
33Gökçe Fırat Çulhaoğlu, Türksolu columnist03.09.2016
34Gültekin Avcı
35Habip Güler, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
36Hamit Dilbahar, Azadiya Welat columnist13.02.2010
37Hamza Günerigök, TRT30.01.2017
38Hanım Büşra Erdal, Zaman reporter and columnist30.07.2016
39Harun Çümen, Zaman former managing editor04.03.2018
40Hasan Hüseyin Örs, former TRT production-broadcast operator
41Hasan Taşar, former TRT Ankara reporter
42Hatice Duman, Atılım newspaper owner and managing editor01.04.2003
43Hidayet Karaca, Samanyolu Media Group president19.12.2014
44Hüseyin Aydın, Cihan reporter30.07.2016
45İbrahim Halil Öztürkeri, former TRT production-broadcast operator
46İsmail Çoban, former Azadiya Welat managing editor03.05.2018
47Kamuran Sunbat, former DİHA Çukurova reporter11.09.2011
48Kazım Canlan, Cihan news agency Ankara news director
49Kenan Karavil, Radyo Dünya editor-in-chief11.12.2009
50Mahmut Gülecan, Özgür Halk magazine responsible editor
51Mehmet Baransu, Taraf columnist/reporter02.03.2015
52Mehmet Güleş, DİHA reporter07.12.2016
53Mehmet Kuru, Zaman Eskişehir reporter16.08.2016
54Melike Aydın, Jin News Izmir correspondent16.11.2019
55Miktat Algül, Mezitli FM broadcast coordinator17.05.2010
56Muhammed Sait Kuloğlu, owner of Subuhaber.com
57Murat Çapan, Nokta news magazine27.05.2017
58Murat Dağdeviren, Demokrat Gebze owner31.07.2016
59Mustafa Erkan Acar, Bugün news editor30.07.2016
60Mustafa Gök, Ankara bureau chief for Ekmek ve Adalet magazine01.02.2004
61Mustafa Gökkılıç, reporter, Radikal and Habertürk TV19.07.2018
62Mustafa Ünal, Zaman30.07.2016
63Mutlu Çölgeçen, Millet, newsroom coordinator03.09.2016
64Mutlu Özay, Cihan reporter16.08.2017
65Mümtazer Türköne, Zaman columnist05.08.2016
66Nedim Türfent, DİHA13.05.2016
67Nuh Gönültaş, Bugün columnist09.11.2017
68Nuri Yeşil, Azadiya Welat Dersim bureau chief27.05.2010
69Nurullah Kaya, Gaziantep Zaman representative31.08.2016
70Oğuz Usluer, Habertürk former broadcasts coordinator28.12.2016
71Osman Çalık, Samanyolu Haber radio broadcast chief01.07.2019
72Ömer Oruç, Cihan newspaper18.12.2016
73Özcan Keser, TRT reporter19.08.2016
74Özden Kınık, TRT
75Ruken Demir, Mezopotamya news agency Izmir correspondent16.11.2019
76Sadık Topaloğlu, Mezopotamya news agency reporter29.11.2019
77Sadiye Eser, Mezopotamya news agency reporter29.11.2019
78Sami Tunca, Mücadele Birliği magazine managing editor17.09.2013
79Sedat Laçiner, Haberdar news portal20.07.2016
80Serkan Aydemir, Bitlis Aktüel reporter13.02.2016
81Serkan Sedat Güray, Burç FM program producer07.03.2017
82Sertan Önal, Halkın Günlüğü reporter23.02.2018
83Seyid Kılıç, TRT News30.07.2016
84Seyithan Akyüz, Azadiya Welat Adana bureau chief11.12.2009
85Soner Karabulut, reporter, Gazete Fersude07.11.2019
86Şeref Yılmaz, Irmak TV05.08.2016
87Turgut Usul, TRT reporter04.01.2018
88Ufuk Şanlı, former Vatan columnist30.07.2016
89Uğur Yılmaz, former Bitlis Municipality press desk employee05.07.2017
90Ünal Tanık, Rota Haber editor-in-chief18.01.2017
91Vahit Yazgan, İzmir Zaman bureau chief26.08.2016
92Yakup Çetin, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
93Yakup Şimşek, Zaman, marketing director06.08.2016
94Yetkin Yıldız, Aktif Haber website editor24.07.2016
95Yılmaz Kahraman, Özgür Halk editor11.12.2009
96Zafer Özcan, editor, Bugün newspaper07.03.2019
97Ziya Ataman, DİHA reporter11.04.2016

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