‘Arrest Warrants Issued’ For Journalists After Turkey Attempted Coup

The arrest warrants are the latest move in a widening crackdown that has also seen thousands of soldiers, judges and civil servants detained or placed under investigation.

Prominent Turkish commentator and former politician Nazli Ilicak is among 42 journalists facing arrest after the authorities issued warrants for their detention, according to local media. Some worked for the Ozgür and Meydan news websites, already closed by the government in the wake of the failed coup attempt. A Fox News correspondent, Ercan Gün, is also…

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