Russian troops are already ordering the Kurds to give up territory, or face a renewed onslaught from Turkey.
Turkey's President, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, benefited from Twitter and Facebook but used his power to silence critics and journalists.
More than 50,000 people have been jailed by the Erdoğan regime after a failed coup, but international activist groups want the immediate release of ten human rights defenders.
"Hahaha" the Turkish NBA star wrote in a tweet regarding reports that Turkey put out a warrant for his arrest, adding "I will... spit on your ugly, hateful faces."
If Turkey's constitution is amended on April 16, nationalism could rise—and the already imperiled queer community may bear the brunt of what follows.
Ankara is not compromising on its request that the United States extradite Islamic cleric Fethullah Gulen, who is in Pennsylvania, and who Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and his allies blame for orchestrating last month's attempted coup.
The rally came as rights group Amnesty International said it had received credible evidence of detainees being subjected to beatings and torture, including rape, since the coup attempt.
What it felt like to go to sleep on Friday without knowing who'd be in charge of your home country when you woke up.
The attack on Europe's third-busiest airport was the deadliest in a series of suicide bombings this year in Turkey, with investigators focusing on Islamic State militants as suspects.
Turkey, a major sponsor of groups fighting to topple Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has closed its borders to Syrian refugees.
Turkey recalled its ambassador to Germany on Thursday in protest against a German parliamentary resolution declaring the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces a "genocide."