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 Turan Alkan, Zaman30.07.2016
12Ahmet Yavaş, TRT (Erzurum)23.07.2016
13Ali Ahmet Böken, TRT News coordinator
14Ali Akkuş, Zaman
15Ali Aşikar, Azadiya Welat26.08.2016
16Ali Babür Boysal, Zaman page designer01.08.2016
17Ali Sönmez Kayar, ETHA reporter 06.02.2018
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
22Ayşe Nazlı Ilıcak30.07.2016
23Ayşenur Parıldak, Zaman, Haberdar
24Aytekin Gezici, journalist/writer25.07.2016
25Aziz İstegün, Diyarbakır Zaman representative01.08.2016
26Barış Ceyhan, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi employee31.01.2018
27Bayram Kaya, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
28Behram Kılıç9 Kasım
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 Öz, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
36Cüneyt Seza Özkan, Samanyolu TV16.08.2017
37Çetin Kurşun, Azadiya Welat21.02.2018
38Emin Demir, freelancer31.05.2016
39Emre Soncan, Zaman defense reporter30.07.2016
40Ercan Gün, Fox TV25.08.2016
41Erdal Süsem, Eylül magazine editor01.02.2010
42Erdal Şen, former Meydan managing editor09.08.2016
43Erdoğan Alayumat, Dihaber reporter27.07.2017
44Erdoğan Zamur, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
45Erol Yüksel, TRT News Department vice president19.08.2016
46Erol Zavar, Odak magazine owner and newsroom director20.01.2007
47Fahrettin Kılıç, Özgür Toplum31.07.2017
48Faruk Akkan, Cihan news agency05.08.2016
49Ferhat Çiftçi, Azadiya Welat Gaziantep bureau chief16.02.2011
50Ferhat Parlak, Silvan Mücadele newspaper owner14.04.2018
51Fevzi Yazıcı, Zaman chief designer05.08.2016
52Gökçe Fırat Çulhaoğlu, Türksolu columnist03.09.2016
53Gökhan Öner, former Dihaber reporter05.05.2018
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 owner and managing editor01.04.2003
66Havva Cuştan, ETHA reporter25.10.2017
67Haydar Ergül, Demokratik Modernite editor23.01.2018
68Hicran Ürün, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi editor10.04.2018
69Hidayet Karaca, Samanyolu Media Group president19.12.2014
70Hüseyin Aydın, Cihan reporter30.07.2016
71İbrahim Kareyeğen, responsible editor for Zaman26.09.2016
72İdris Okur, Cihan New Agency Çorum reporter01.08.2016
73İdris Sayılgan, DİHA24.10.2016
74İdris Yılmaz23.01.2018
75İhsan Sinmiş, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
76İhsan Yaşar, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi owner06.04.2018
77İrfan Karaca, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
78İshak Yasul, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi responsible managing editor06.04.2018
79İsmail Çoban, former Azadiya Welat managing editor03.05.2018
80İsmail Ersan, Anatolia news agency25.10.2017
81İsminaz Temel, ETHA editor25.10.2017
82Kamuran Sunbat, former DİHA Çukurova reporter11.09.2011
83Kasım Zengin, owner of Gün Matbaacılık05.04.2018
84Kazım Canlan, Cihan news agency Ankara news director
85Kazım Göçer, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
86Kemal Daşdöğen, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
87Kemal Demir, TV 10 01.12.2017
88Kemal Özer, Evrensel15.09.2017
89Kemal Sancılı, Özgür Gündem copyrights holder11.05.2018
90Kenan Karavil, Radyo Dünya editor-in-chief11.12.2009
91Kubilay Çelik, Antropolog magazine responsible managing editor15.03.2018
92Mahmut Abay, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
93Mehmet Ali Ay16.08.2017
94Mehmet Ali Çelebi, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi editor10.04.2018
95Mehmet Altan22.09.2016
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
105Mikail Barut, Özgür Halk former editor29.08.2012
106Miktat Algül, Mezitli FM broadcast coordinator17.05.2010
107Mizgin Çay, Radyo Karacadağ18.10.2016
108Muhammed Sait Kuloğlu, owner of Subuhaber.com
109Muhammet Özkan, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
110Muhsin Pilgir, Zaman and Cihan news agency16.08.2017
111Murat Çapan, Nokta27.05.2017
112Murat Dağdeviren, Demokrat Gebze owner31.07.2016
113Musa Kaya, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
114Mustafa Erkan Acar, Bugün news editor30.07.2016
115Mustafa Gök, Ankara bureau chief for Ekmek ve Adalet magazine01.02.2004
116Mustafa Göktaş, Özgür Gündem Şanlıurfa reporter16.03.2018
117Mustafa Ünal, Zaman30.07.2016
118Mutlu Çölgeçen, Millet, newsroom coordinator03.09.2016
119Mutlu Özay, Cihan reporter16.08.2017
120Mümtazer Türköne, Zaman columnist05.08.2016
121Mürsel Demir, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
122Nadir Yücel, Çorum Yıldız local newspaper editor-in-chief04.12.2016
123Necat Hizarcı, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
124Nedim Türfent, DİHA13.05.2016
125Nizamettin İzgi, Batman newspaper owner11.12.2016
126Nuh Gönültaş, Bugün columnist9 Kasım
127Nuri Durna, TRT23.07.2016
128Nuri Yeşil, Azadiya Welat Dersim bureau chief27.05.2010
129Nurullah Kaya, Gaziantep Zaman representative31.08.2016
130Oğuz Usluer, Habertürk former broadcasts coordinator28.12.2016
131Osman Yakut, Zaman Antalya21.07.2016
132Ömer Oruç, Cihan newspaper18.12.2016
133Özcan Keser, TRT reporter19.08.2016
134Özgür Bozkurt, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
135Pınar Gayıp, ETHA reporter19.04.2018
136Pınar Tarlak, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi employee 10.04.2018
137Polat Arslan, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
138Reyhan Çapan, Özgür Gündem managing editor 11.05.2018
139Reyhan Hacıoğlu, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi editor10.04.2018
140Sadettin Demirtaş, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
141Sadık Demir, Radyo Karacadağ18.10.2016
142Sait Gürkan Tuzlu, Cihan reporter16.08.2017
143Salih Erbekler, Radyo Karacadağ18.10.2016
144Sami Tunca, Mücadele Birliği magazine managing editor17.09.2013
145Seda Taşkın, Mezopotamya News Agency reporter23.01.2018
146Semiha Mete, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi reporter/distributor25.08.2017
147Semiha Şahin, ETHA editor19.04.2018
148Serhat Şeftali, Zaman regional bureau chief for the Med region21.07.2016
149Serkan Aydemir, Bitlis Aktüel reporter13.02.2016
150Serpil Ünal, Mücadele Birliği reporter30.03.20128
151Sertan Önal, Halkın Günlüğü reporter23.02.2018
152Seyid Kılıç, TRT News30.07.2016
153Seyithan Akyüz, Azadiya Welat Adana bureau chief11.12.2009
154Songül Yücel, Önsöz editor in chief 30.03.20128
155Süleyman Acar, Mücadele Birliği editor in chief30.03.20128
156Süleyman Güneş, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
157Şahabettin Demir, DİHA reporter09.05.2010
158Şeref Yılmaz, Irmak TV05.08.2016
159Şerife Oruç, DİHA reporter05.07.2016
160Togay Okay, Özgür Gelecek08.11.2016
161Turgut Usul, TRT reporter04.01.2018
162Ufuk Şanlı, former Vatan columnist30.07.2016
163Uğur Selman Kelekçiler, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
164Ünal Tanık, Rota Haber editor-in-chief18.01.2017
165Vahit Yazgan, İzmir Zaman bureau chief26.08.2016
166Veli Büyükşahin, TV10 executive18.01.2018
167Veli Haydar Güleç, TV10 executive18.01.2018
168Yakup Çetin, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
169Yakup Şimşek, Zaman, marketing director06.08.2016
170Yalçın Güler, TRT (Erzurum)19.08.2016
171Yener Dönmez, Habervaktim news website25.08.2016
172Yetkin Yıldız, Aktif Haber website editor24.07.2016
173Yılmaz Kahraman, Özgür Halk editor11.12.2009
174Zehra Doğan, Jinha12.06.2017
175Ziya Ataman, DİHA reporter11.04.2016