The dismal fate of the journalist who infuriated Turkey's PM
Censorship of an article criticizing the link between wealth, government and the press stirs a heated debate on the limits of press freedom in the country.
“I have always admired people who write their opinion freely. What was done to Cemal is a disgrace. You can agree or disagree with someone’s opinion, but I am talking about the stance the newspaper has taken. If pressure is being applied to him, the newspaper has to oppose this. The prime minister has said after all that he or his government have not applied any such pressure.” This statement was made...
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