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.

Name, publication
Date of Arrest
1Abdulkadir Turay, DİHA reporter05.05.2016
2Abdullah Kılıç, Habertürk30.07.2016
3Abdullah Özyurt, Zaman reporter02.09.2016
4Abdulvahap İş (Freelance journalist)
5Ahmet Altan23.09.2016
6Ahmet Feyzullah Özyurt16.08.2017
7Ahmet Memiş, Gazeteci, Haberdar news website02.09.2016
8Ahmet Metin Sekizkardeş, Zaman journalist05.08.2016
9Ahmet Şık, Cumhuriyet reporter31.12.2016
10Ahmet Turan Alkan, Zaman30.07.2016
11Ahmet Yavaş, TRT (Erzurum)23.07.2016
12Akın Atalay, Pres. of Cumhuriyet Foundation Executive Board09.11.2016
13Alaattin Güner, Cihan media director05.08.2016
14Ali Ahmet Böken, TRT News coordinator
15Ali Aşikar – Azadiya Welat26.08.2016
16Ali Babür Boysal, Zaman page designer01.08.2016
17Ali Bulaç, Eski Zaman columnist30.07.2016
18Ali Ünal, Zaman columnist16.08.2016
19Ali Yüce, TRT Radio broadcasts chief19.08.2016
20Arafat Dayan, Demokratik Ulus01.07.2016
21Aslı Ceren Aslan, Özgür Gelecek21.02.2017
22Atilla Taş, Meydan columnist03.09.2016
23Ayhan Demir, Çaldıran News Agency25.03.2017
24Ayşe Nazlı Ilıcak30.07.2016
25Ayşenur Parıldak, Zaman, Haberdar
26Aytekin Gezici, journalist/writer25.07.2016
27Aziz İstegün, Diyarbakır Zaman representative01.08.2016
28Bayram Kaya, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
29Beytullah Özdemir, Zaman Düzce bureau chief27.10.2016
30Binali Erdoğan, former TRT cameraman 20.10.2017
31Burak Ekici, Birgün16.08.2017
32Burçin Dokgöz, former Zaman and Çorum reporter01.08.2016
33Cemal Azmi Kalyoncu, Journalists and Writers’ Foundation30.07.2016
34Ceren Taşkın, Hatay'ın Sesi12.01.2017
35Cuma Kaya, Zaman05.08.2016
36Cuma Ulus, Millet newspaper’s publications coordinator30.07.2016
37Cüneyt Seza Özkan, Samanyolu TV16.08.2017
38Çağdaş Erdoğan, Photojournalist13.09.2017
39Deniz Yücel, Die Welt27.02.2017
40Emin Demir, Freelancer31.05.2016
41Emre Soncan, Zaman defense reporter30.07.2016
42Ercan Gün, Fox TV25.08.2016
43Erdal Süsem, Eylül magazine editor01.02.2010
44Erdal Şen, former Meydan managing editor09.08.2016
45Erdoğan Alayamut, Dihaber reporter27.07.2017
46Erol Yüksel (TRT News Department vice president))19.08.2016
47Erol Zavar, Odak magazine, owner and newsroom director20.01.2007
48Fahrettin Kılıç, Özgür Toplum31.07.2017
49Faruk Akkan, Cihan news agency05.08.2016
50Ferhat Çiftçi, Azadiya Welat Gaziantep bureau chief16.02.2011
51Fevzi Yazıcı05.08.2016
52Gökçe Fırat Çulhaoğlu, Türksolu columnist03.09.2016
53Gökmen Ulu, Sözcü27.05.2017
54Gurbet Çakar, Hevi women’s magazine19.04.2011
55Gültekin Avcı26.08.2016
56Habip Güler, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
57Hakan Aksel, TRT producer-director19.08.2016
58Hakan Ergün, Azadiya Welat and Özgür Gündem distributor16.08.2016
59Hakan Taşdelen05.08.2016
60Halil İbrahim Mert, TRT (Erzurum)23.07.2016
61Hamit Dilbahar, Azadiya Welat columnist13.02.2010
62Hamza Günerigök, TRT30.01.2017
63Hanım Büşra Erdal, Zaman reporter and columnist30.07.2016
64Hasan Duman, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi distributor01.01.2017
65Hatice Duman, Atılım newspaper’s owner and managing editor01.04.2003
66Hayati Yıldız, Azadiya Welat01.03.2017
67Hidayet Karaca, Samanyolu Media Group President19.12.2014
68Hüseyin Aydın, Cihan reporter30.07.2016
69Hüseyin Turan, Zaman columnist05.08.2016
70İbrahim Balta, Zaman business editor02.08.2016
71İbrahim Kareyeğen, responsible editor for Zaman26.09.2016
72İdris Okur, Cihan New Agency Çorum reporter01.08.2016
73İdris Sayılgan, DİHA24.10.2016
74İnan Kızılkaya, Özgür Gündem Newsroom Editor22.08.2016
75İsmail Avcı, Zaman01.08.2016
76İsmail Efe, local press advisor in İzmir
77Kamuran Sunbat, DİHA Çukurova reporter (formerly)11.09.2011
78Kemal Özer, Evrensel15.09.2017
79Kemal Sancılı, Özgür Gündem copyrights holder03.01.2017
80Kenan Karavil, Radyo Dünya editor-in-chief11.12.2009
81Mahir Kanaat, BirGün, head of accountingn17.01.2017
82Mehmet Ali Ay16.08.2017
83Mehmet Altan22.09.2016
84Mehmet Baransu, Taraf columnist/reporter02.03.2015
85Mehmet Dener, Şanlıurfa.com editor-in-chief22.07.2016
86Mehmet Güleş, DİHA07.12.2016
87Mehmet Kuru, Zaman Eskişehir reporter16.08.2016
88Mehmet Özdemir, Zaman columnist05.08.2016
89Meltem Oktay, DİHA reporter19.04.2017
90Meşale Tolu, ETHA translater05.05.2017
91Mikail Barut, Özgür Halk former editor29.08.2012
92Miktat Algül, Mezitli FM General Publications Coordinator17.05.2010
93Mizgin Çay – Radyo Karacadağ18.10.2016
94Muhammet Taşçılar, Şanlıurfa.com editor-in-chief22.07.2016
95Muhsin Pilgir, Zaman and Cihan news agency16.08.2017
96Murat Aksoy,former Yeni Şafak columnist03.09.2016
97Murat Avcıoğlu, Zaman05.08.2016
98Murat Çapan, 27.05.2017
99Murat Dağdeviren (Demokrat Gebze owner)31.07.2016
100Murat Sabuncu, Editor-in- Chief05.11.2016
101Mustafa Erkan Acar, Bugün news editor,30.07.2016
102Mustafa Gök, Ankara bureau chief for Ekmek ve Adalet magazine01.02.2004
103Mustafa Ünal, Zaman30.07.2016
104Mutlu Çölgeçen, Millet, newsroom coordinator03.09.2016
105Mutlu Özay, Cihan reporter16.08.2017
106Mümtazer Türköne, Zaman columnist05.08.2016
107Nadir Yücel, Çorum Yıldız (local) Editor-in-Chief04.12.2016
108Nedim Türfent,DİHA13.05.2016
109Nizamettin İzgi (Batman Newspaper’s owner)11.12.2016
110Nur Ener, Yeni Asya03.03.2017
111Nuri Durna, TRT23.07.2016
112Nuri Yeşil, Azadiya Welat Dersim bureau chief27.05.2010
113Nurullah Kaya, G.antep Zaman representative31.08.2016
114Oğuz Usluer, Habertürk former broadcasts coordinator28.12.2016
115Osman Yakut, Zaman Antalya21.07.2016
116Ömer Çelik, DİHA news manager17.01.2017
117Ömer Faruk Aydemir, İHA editor16.08.2017
118Ömer Oruç, Cihan newspaper18.12.2016
119Özcan Keser (TRT reporter)19.08.2016
120Özkan Erdoğan, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi28.07.2017
121Rabia Özkaya, Özgür Halk06.09.2016
122Ramazan Alkan, Yeni Akit reporter30.09.2016
123Resul Cengiz, Denizli reporter with Zaman10.08.2016
124Sadık Demir – Radyo Karacadağ18.10.2016
125Sait Gürka Tuzlu, Cihan reporter16.08.2017
126Salih Erbekler – Radyo Karacadağ18.10.2016
127Sami Tunca, Mücadele Birliği magazine Managing Editor17.09.2013
128Selman Keleş, DİHA30.03.2017
129Semiha Mete, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi reporter and distributor25.08.2017
130Serhat Şeftali, Zaman regional bureau chief for the Med region21.07.2016
131Serkan Aydemir, Bitlis Aktüel reporter13.02.2016
132Serkan Erdoğan, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi29.07.2017
133Seyid Kılıç, TRT News30.07.2016
134Seyithan Akyüz, Azadiya Welat Adana bureau chief11.12.2009
135Şahabettin Demir, DİHA reporter09.05.2010
136Şahin Alpay, Zaman columnist30.07.2016
137Şeref Yılmaz, Irmak TV05.08.2016
138Şerife Oruç, DİHA reporter05.07.2016
139Tahsin Kürklü, Zaman – head of Logistics Department13.08.2016
140Togay Okay, Özgür Gelecek08.11.2016
141Tunca Öğreten, former Diken editor17.01.2017
142Tuncer Çetinkaya, Zaman Antalya21.08.2016
143Ufuk Şanlı, former Vatan columnist30.07.2016
144Ünal Tanık, Rota Haber editor-in-chief18.01.2017
145Vahit Yazgan, İzmir Zaman bureau chief26.08.2016
146Yakup Çetin, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
147Yakup Şimşek, Zaman, marketing director06.08.2016
148Yalçın Güler, TRT (Erzurum)19.08.2016
149Yasir Kaya, Fenerbahçe TV, formerly16.08.2017
150Yener Dönmez, Habervaktim news website25.08.2016
151Yetkin Yıldız, Aktif Haber website editor24.07.2016
152Yılmaz Kahraman, Özgür Halk editor11.12.2009
153Zafer Özsoy05.08.2016
154Zehra Doğan, Jinha12.06.2017
155Ziya Ataman, DİHA reporter11.04.2016