The editor-in-chief and several reporters from the "Cumhuriyet" daily have been arrested, but Turkey's last remaining opposition newspaper is standing fast. Following the arrests, it ran the headline: "We're not giving up."
Dundar believes that the Turkish president is looking for revenge on his critics. In an interview with DW in Berlin, the former editor of Cumhuriyet said there was almost no opposition voice left in the Turkish media.
Max Zirngast was arrested last week in Ankara and questioned about his research on left-wing Turkish politicians. The Austrian government demanded an explanation for his detention and called on Turkey to release him.
A joint Turkish-Saudi team of inspectors has arrived to search the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, where Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi went missing nearly two weeks ago.
A Saudi Arabian team has arrived in Turkey as calls grow for clarity on the fate of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Turkey has accused Saudi Arabia of having the dissident writer killed.
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