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 Ünal, Zaman columnist16.08.2016
12Ali Yüce, TRT Radio broadcasts chief19.08.2016
13Aydın Keser, Yeni Yaşam daily responsible editor08.03.2020
14Ayşenur Parıldak, Zaman, Haberdar11.08.2016
15Aytekin Gezici, journalist/writer25.07.2016
16Aziz Oruç, freelance journalist18.12.2019
17Barış Pehlivan, Odatv editor-in-chief06.03.2020
18Barış Terkoğlu, Odatv news director05.03.2020
19Bayram Kaya, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
20Beytullah Özdemir, Zaman Düzce bureau chief27.10.2016
21Burçin Selçuk Dokgöz, former Zaman Çorum reporter01.08.2016
22Cemal Azmi Kalyoncu, Journalists and Writers’ Foundation30.07.2016
23Cuma Ulus, Millet newspaper’s publications coordinator30.07.2016
24Emre Soncan, Zaman defense reporter30.07.2016
25Enis Öznük, Zaman daily Bursa news director12.01.2017
26Ercan Gün, Fox TV25.08.2016
27Erdal Süsem, Eylül magazine editor01.02.2010
28Erdal Şen, former Meydan managing editor09.08.2016
29Erol Zavar, Odak magazine owner and newsroom director20.01.2007
30Ersin Demirci, Zaman newspaper Erzurum representative01.09.2016
31Fahri Öztoprak, Cihan/Zaman Samsun correspondent19.12.2016
32Faruk Akkan, Cihan news agency05.08.2016
33Ferhat Çelik, Yeni Yaşam daily editor-in-chief08.03.2020
34Ferhat Çiftçi, Azadiya Welat Gaziantep bureau chief16.02.2011
35Fethi Altun, Cihan news agency Şanlıurfa correspondent12.10.2016
36Fevzi Yazıcı, Zaman chief designer05.08.2016
37Gökçe Fırat Çulhaoğlu, Türksolu columnist03.09.2016
38Gültekin Avcı
39Habip Güler, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
40Hamit Dilbahar, Azadiya Welat columnist13.02.2010
41Hamza Günerigök, TRT30.01.2017
42Hanım Büşra Erdal, Zaman reporter and columnist30.07.2016
43Harun Çümen, Zaman former managing editor04.03.2018
44Hasan Hüseyin Örs, former TRT production-broadcast operator
45Hasan Taşar, former TRT Ankara reporter
46Hatice Duman, Atılım newspaper owner and managing editor01.04.2003
47Hidayet Karaca, Samanyolu Media Group president19.12.2014
48Hülya Kılınç, Odatv reporter 05.03.2020
49Hüseyin Aydın, Cihan reporter30.07.2016
50İbrahim Halil Öztürkeri, former TRT production-broadcast operator
51İsmail Çoban, former Azadiya Welat managing editor03.05.2018
52Kamuran Sunbat, former DİHA Çukurova reporter11.09.2011
53Kazım Canlan, Cihan news agency Ankara news director
54Kenan Karavil, Radyo Dünya editor-in-chief11.12.2009
55Mahmut Gülecan, Özgür Halk magazine responsible editor
56Mehmet Baransu, Taraf columnist/reporter02.03.2015
57Mehmet Güleş, DİHA reporter07.12.2016
58Mehmet Kuru, Zaman Eskişehir reporter16.08.2016
59Miktat Algül, Mezitli FM broadcast coordinator17.05.2010
60Muhammed Sait Kuloğlu, owner of Subuhaber.com
61Murat Ağırel, Yeniçağ daily columnist08.03.2020
62Murat Çapan, Nokta news magazine27.05.2017
63Murat Dağdeviren, Demokrat Gebze owner31.07.2016
64Mustafa Erkan Acar, Bugün news editor30.07.2016
65Mustafa Gök, Ankara bureau chief for Ekmek ve Adalet magazine01.02.2004
66Mustafa Gökkılıç, reporter, Radikal and Habertürk TV19.07.2018
67Mustafa Ünal, Zaman30.07.2016
68Mutlu Çölgeçen, Millet, newsroom coordinator03.09.2016
69Mutlu Özay, Cihan reporter16.08.2017
70Mümtazer Türköne, Zaman columnist05.08.2016
71Nedim Türfent, DİHA13.05.2016
72Nuh Gönültaş, Bugün columnist09.11.2017
73Nuri Yeşil, Azadiya Welat Dersim bureau chief27.05.2010
74Nurullah Kaya, Gaziantep Zaman representative31.08.2016
75Oğuz Usluer, Habertürk former broadcasts coordinator28.12.2016
76Osman Çalık, Samanyolu Haber radio broadcast chief01.07.2019
77Ömer Oruç, Cihan newspaper18.12.2016
78Özcan Keser, TRT reporter19.08.2016
79Özden Kınık, TRT
80Rawin Sterk Yıldız, Rudaw TV reporter06.02.2020
81Sami Tunca, Mücadele Birliği magazine managing editor17.09.2013
82Sedat Laçiner, Haberdar news portal20.07.2016
83Serkan Aydemir, Bitlis Aktüel reporter13.02.2016
84Serkan Sedat Güray, Burç FM program producer07.03.2017
85Sertan Önal, Halkın Günlüğü reporter23.02.2018
86Seyid Kılıç, TRT News30.07.2016
87Seyithan Akyüz, Azadiya Welat Adana bureau chief11.12.2009
88Şeref Yılmaz, Irmak TV05.08.2016
89Turgut Usul, TRT reporter04.01.2018
90Tülay Canbolat, Sabah daily Ankara reporter28.01.2020
91Ufuk Şanlı, former Vatan columnist30.07.2016
92Uğur Yılmaz, former Bitlis Municipality press desk employee05.07.2017
93Ünal Tanık, Rota Haber editor-in-chief18.01.2017
94Vahit Yazgan, İzmir Zaman bureau chief26.08.2016
95Yakup Çetin, Zaman reporter30.07.2016
96Yakup Şimşek, Zaman, marketing director06.08.2016
97Yetkin Yıldız, Aktif Haber website editor24.07.2016
98Yılmaz Kahraman, Özgür Halk editor11.12.2009
99Zafer Özcan, editor, Bugün newspaper07.03.2019
100Ziya Ataman, DİHA reporter11.04.2016

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