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 Dirican, Zaman local news editor
3Abdullah Kaya, DİHA
4Abdullah Kılıç, Habertürk30.07.2016
5Abdullah Özyurt, Zaman reporter02.09.2016
6Abdulvahap İş, freelance journalist
7Adil Demirci, ETHA reporter17.04.2018
8Ahmet Altan23.09.2016
9Ahmet Feyzullah Özyurt16.08.2017
10Ahmet Memiş, Haberdar news website02.09.2016
11Ahmet Metin Sekizkardeş, Zaman05.08.2016
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 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
21Atilla Taş, Meydan columnist09.11.2018
22Ayşe Nazlı Ilıcak30.07.2016
23Ayşenur Parıldak, Zaman, Haberdar11.08.2016
24Aytekin Gezici, journalist/writer25.07.2016
25Aziz İstegün, Diyarbakır Zaman representative01.08.2016
26Bayram Kaya, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
27Beytullah Demir, Cihan news agency deputy general director01.01.2017
28Beytullah Özdemir, Zaman Düzce bureau chief27.10.2016
29Burçin Dokgöz, former Zaman and Çorum reporter01.08.2016
30Cemal Azmi Kalyoncu, Journalists and Writers’ Foundation30.07.2016
31Cemal Tunç, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
32Ceren Taşkın, Hatay'ın Sesi12.01.2017
33Cuma Ulus, Millet newspaper’s publications coordinator30.07.2016
34Cumali Çaygeç, TRT Şeş news director30.12.2016
35Cüneyt Seza Özkan, Samanyolu TV16.08.2017
36Çetin Kurşun, Azadiya Welat21.02.2018
37Deniz Bakır, Atılım editor in chief07.02.2018
38Doğan Baran, Odak magazine owner, managing editor31.05.2018
39Ece Sevim Öztürk, Çağdaş Ses editor in chief20.06.2018
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 Zamur, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
46Erol Yüksel, TRT News Department vice president19.08.2016
47Erol Zavar, Odak magazine owner and newsroom director20.01.2007
48Fahri Öztoprak, Cihan/Zaman Samsun correspondent19.12.2016
49Faruk Akkan, Cihan news agency05.08.2016
50Ferhat Çiftçi, Azadiya Welat Gaziantep bureau chief16.02.2011
51Ferhat Haldun Pehlivan, ETHA intern reporter19.04.2018
52Ferhat Parlak, Silvan Mücadele newspaper owner14.04.2018
53Fevzi Yazıcı, Zaman chief designer05.08.2016
54Gökçe Fırat Çulhaoğlu, Türksolu columnist03.09.2016
55Gurbet Çakar, Hevi women’s magazine19.04.2011
56Gültekin Avcı26.08.2016
57Habip Güler, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
58Hakan Aksel, TRT producer-director19.08.2016
59Hakan Ergün, Azadiya Welat and Özgür Gündem distributor16.08.2016
60Hakan Taşdelen05.08.2016
61Halil İbrahim Mert, TRT (Erzurum)23.07.2016
62Hamit Dilbahar, Azadiya Welat columnist13.02.2010
63Hamza Günerigök, TRT30.01.2017
64Hanım Büşra Erdal, Zaman reporter and columnist30.07.2016
65Hasan Bzokurt, Bugün reporter19.05.2017
66Hasan Duman, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi distributor01.01.2017
67Hasan Hüseyin Örs, former TRT production-broadcast operator
68Hasan Taşar, former TRT Ankara reporter
69Hatice Duman, Atılım newspaper owner and managing editor01.04.2003
70Haydar Ergül, Demokratik Modernite editor23.01.2018
71Hicran Ürün, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi editor10.04.2018
72Hidayet Karaca, Samanyolu Media Group president19.12.2014
73Hüseyin Aydın, Cihan reporter30.07.2016
74İbrahim Halil Öztürkeri, former TRT production-broadcast operator
75İdris Okur, Cihan New Agency Çorum reporter01.08.2016
76İdris Sayılgan, DİHA24.10.2016
77İdris Yılmaz23.01.2018
78İhsan Sinmiş, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
79İhsan Yaşar, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi owner06.04.2018
80İrfan Karaca, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
81İshak Yasul, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi responsible managing editor06.04.2018
82İsmail Çoban, former Azadiya Welat managing editor03.05.2018
83İsmail Ersan, Anatolia news agency25.10.2017
84İsminaz Temel, ETHA editor25.10.2017
85Kamuran Sunbat, former DİHA Çukurova reporter11.09.2011
86Kasım Zengin, owner of Gün Matbaacılık05.04.2018
87Kazım Canlan, Cihan news agency Ankara news director
88Kazım Göçer, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
89Kemal Demir, TV 10 01.12.2017
90Kemal Özer, Evrensel15.09.2017
91Kemal Sancılı, Özgür Gündem copyrights holder11.05.2018
92Kenan Karavil, Radyo Dünya editor-in-chief11.12.2009
93Kibriye Evren, JinNews reporter11.10.2018
94Kubilay Çelik, Antropolog magazine responsible managing editor15.03.2018
95Mahmut Abay, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
96Max Zirngast, Re:volt magazine21.09.2018
97Mehmet Ali Ay16.08.2017
98Mehmet Ali Çelebi, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi editor10.04.2018
99Mehmet Baransu, Taraf columnist/reporter02.03.2015
100Mehmet Dursun06.04.2018
101Mehmet Emin Sümeli, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
102Mehmet Güleş, DİHA07.12.2016
103Mehmet Gündem9 Kasım
104Mehmet Kuru, Zaman Eskişehir reporter16.08.2016
105Mehmet Sıddık damar, DİHA30.04.2018
106Meltem Oktay, DİHA reporter19.04.2017
107Metin Arslan, Bugün reporter19.05.2017
108Mikail Barut, Özgür Halk former editor29.08.2012
109Miktat Algül, Mezitli FM broadcast coordinator17.05.2010
110Mizgin Çay, Radyo Karacadağ18.10.2016
111Muhammed Sait Kuloğlu, owner of Subuhaber.com
112Muhsin Pilgir, Zaman and Cihan news agency16.08.2017
113Murat Çapan, Nokta27.05.2017
114Murat Dağdeviren, Demokrat Gebze owner31.07.2016
115Musa Kaya, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
116Mustafa Erkan Acar, Bugün news editor30.07.2016
117Mustafa Gök, Ankara bureau chief for Ekmek ve Adalet magazine01.02.2004
118Mustafa Gökkılıç, reporter, Radikal and Habertürk TV19.07.2018
119Mustafa Göktaş, Özgür Gündem Şanlıurfa reporter16.03.2018
120Mustafa Ünal, Zaman30.07.2016
121Mutlu Çölgeçen, Millet, newsroom coordinator03.09.2016
122Mutlu Özay, Cihan reporter16.08.2017
123Mümtazer Türköne, Zaman columnist05.08.2016
124Mürsel Demir, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
125Nadir Yücel, Çorum Yıldız local newspaper editor-in-chief04.12.2016
126Nedim Türfent, DİHA13.05.2016
127Nizamettin İzgi, Batman newspaper owner11.12.2016
128Nuh Gönültaş, Bugün columnist9 Kasım
129Nuri Durna, TRT23.07.2016
130Nuri Yeşil, Azadiya Welat Dersim bureau chief27.05.2010
131Nurullah Kaya, Gaziantep Zaman representative31.08.2016
132Oğuz Usluer, Habertürk former broadcasts coordinator28.12.2016
133Osman Yakut, Zaman Antalya21.07.2016
134Ömer Oruç, Cihan newspaper18.12.2016
135Özcan Keser, TRT reporter19.08.2016
136Özden Kınık, TRT
137Pınar Gayıp, ETHA reporter19.04.2018
138Polat Arslan, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
139Reyhan Çapan, Özgür Gündem managing editor 11.05.2018
140Reyhan Hacıoğlu, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi editor10.04.2018
141Sadık Demir, Radyo Karacadağ18.10.2016
142Sait Gürkan Tuzlu, Cihan reporter16.08.2017
143Sami Tunca, Mücadele Birliği magazine managing editor17.09.2013
144Seda Taşkın, Mezopotamya News Agency reporter23.01.2018
145Semiha Mete, Özgürlükçü Demokrasi reporter/distributor25.08.2017
146Semiha Şahin, ETHA editor19.04.2018
147Serhat Şeftali, Zaman regional bureau chief for the Med region21.07.2016
148Serkan Aydemir, Bitlis Aktüel reporter13.02.2016
149Serkan Canbaz, TRT Ankara reporter, news editor01.12.2016
150Serpil Ünal, Mücadele Birliği reporter30.03.2018
151Sertan Önal, Halkın Günlüğü reporter23.02.2018
152Seyid Kılıç, TRT News30.07.2016
153Seyithan Akyüz, Azadiya Welat Adana bureau chief11.12.2009
154Sezai Yavaş, TRT Diyarbakır deputy regional director
155Songül Yücel, Önsöz editor in chief 30.03.2018
156Süleyman Acar, Mücadele Birliği editor in chief30.03.2018
157Şahabettin Demir, DİHA reporter09.05.2010
158Şeref Yılmaz, Irmak TV05.08.2016
159Şirin Kabakçı, Zaman Konya bureau chief01.05.2017
160Togay Okay, Özgür Gelecek08.11.2016
161Turgut Usul, TRT reporter04.01.2018
162Ufuk Şanlı, former Vatan columnist30.07.2016
163Uğur Akgül08.08.2018
164Uğur Selman Kelekçiler, Gün Matbaacılık employee05.04.2018
165Ünal Tanık, Rota Haber editor-in-chief18.01.2017
166Vahit Yazgan, İzmir Zaman bureau chief26.08.2016
167Veli Büyükşahin, TV10 executive18.01.2018
168Veli Haydar Güleç, TV10 executive18.01.2018
169Yakup Çetin, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
170Yakup Şimşek, Zaman, marketing director06.08.2016
171Yalçın Güler, TRT (Erzurum)19.08.2016
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