Just because MazlumDer an ultra islamist organization with close ties to the ultra Islamist government can do that does not mean democratization. Todaty in Turkey ther are hundreds of intellectuals, journalists, medical doctors, lawyers etc in detention in jails with no charges for months some even years under a mythhical case called ergenekon. Yhe only reason is that they oppose the current government. Telephones are illegaly monitored and even private information being leaked to the press for those who oppose the government, by the government tied whistleblowers. The Dogan Media group has been unfailrly fined 5 Billion dollars because they oppose the government. The second larget Sabah is owned by th eson in Law of the PM. Turkey has lost its advances in democracy under the AKP government.
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