TURKEY

TURKEY

President Erdoğan just got wrecked in Turkey's elections

David Gilbert
4.1.19
Press Freedom

More journalists are being thrown in jail around the world for "fake news"

A new CPJ report blames Trump for the big spike in the past 2 years
Tim Hume
12.13.18
Thanksgiving

I Lived Like It Was the 1600s to Understand the Meaning of Thanksgiving

Killing turkeys by hand, pissing in a pot, drinking only alcohol, and eating terrible gruel made me understand what life was like back then, and why we celebrate holidays.
Allie Conti
11.21.18
Jamal Khashoggi

Trump sticks with the Saudis, despite the “vicious and terrible” Khashoggi murder

Turkish officials think the journalist's dismembered body was removed from the country inside luggage.
David Gilbert
11.19.18
true crime

The Jamal Khashoggi Murder Saga Is Just Getting Started

If Saudi Arabia thought it might silence (execute) a critic without much fuss, it was wrong.
Francisco Alvarado
11.14.18
Khashoggi

Trudeau says it will cost $1B to leave arms deal with Saudi Arabia amid pressure to sanction regime

Trudeau said he did not want Canadians “forking over billions of dollars to Saudi Arabia because we’re standing up for human rights.”
Tamara Khandaker
10.24.18
Jamal Khashoggi

Erdogan says Khashoggi’s death was a "vicious, violent murder" — but gives the Saudi Prince a pass

The Turkish president demands the Saudis responsible are returned to stand trial.
David Gilbert
10.23.18
Jamal Khashoggi

Erdogan threatens big reveal in Khashoggi case while Saudis keep changing their story

“On Tuesday, I will tell this very differently in my parliamentary group speech.”
David Gilbert
10.22.18
Jamal Khashoggi

A "body double" left the Saudi consulate wearing Khashoggi's clothes

"Khashoggi's clothes were probably still warm when Madani put them on."
Rex Santus
10.22.18
Jamal Khashoggi

Trump wants even more evidence the Saudis killed Khashoggi

The U.S. intel community is increasingly convinced that King Salman and Prince Mohammed were involved in the disappearance.
David Gilbert
10.18.18
Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi Arabia cannot believe it's getting this much blowback over an assassination

“I don't think they expected such an international reaction."
David Gilbert
10.15.18
VICE News

Turkish officials: Saudi assassins flew in to kill Jamal Khashoggi and dismember him with a bone saw

“There is a video of the moment of him being killed.”
David Gilbert
10.10.18
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