The government of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is maintaining a hardline against protesters, after clearing Gezi Park. The symbol of weeks of protests in Istanbul is empty -- for now.
The Turkish composer Tolga Yayalar, who lives in Istanbul, tells DW how he experienced the attempted military coup on Friday night. He fears for freedom of art and the press.
Following the failed coup attempt, Turkey is getting reacquainted with the state of emergency - something the country had experienced last in the 1990s. Aram Ekin Duran reports from Istanbul.
The Turkish president has vowed to push ahead with a controversial development in Istanbul's Gezi Park. The project sparked violent mass protests in 2013 that left several dead and thousands injured.
Amnesty International has gathered "credible evidence" that people detained in the wake of Turkey's failed coup were being tortured. Meanwhile, a rally was held in Istanbul to denounce the failed coup.
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