Last year's attempted coup prompted Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to launch a crackdown on dissent. Diplomats living abroad are among those being targeted. Many of them are now in hiding.
Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) faces growing allegations it's protecting Gulen supporters within its ranks. The opposition is pressuring Recep Tayyip Erdogan to expose the political arm of the group.
President Erdogan has warned Turkey's opposition leader his long march for justice could land him in trouble. Tensions in Turkey have accelerated over the past two months when a referendum gave Erdogan enhanced powers.
The European Parliament's rapporteur says EU inaction betrays Turks suffering under Recep Tayyip Erdogan. She wants a freeze of Turkey's accession process if the president implements further anti-democratic measures.
A Turkish court has sentenced top UN judge Aydin Sefa Akay to more than seven years in jail over alleged ties to a group blamed for a failed coup attempt. The UN war crimes court in The Hague says the move is illegal.
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