Terror charges against journalists ‘shocking,’ says European body

Hurriyet Daily News 25 February 2013

The terrorism charges against Turkish journalists currently on trial are "shocking to hear,” according to The European Federation of Journalists President Arne König, who attended the Feb. 4 trial of the 46 journalists in Silivri Prison.

König was accompanied by Turkish Union of Journalists (TGS) President Ercan Ipekçi during the Kurdistan Communities Union (KCK) trials, which are scheduled to last all week, with journalists accused of having links to terrorist organizations (continue reading...)