#Turkish #journalist arrested for #tweets criticizing Erdogan

Police in Turkey have detained the chief editor of an opposition English-language newspaper for posting tweets critical of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Bulent Kenes, editor-in-chief of Today’s Zaman, was taken away from the newspaper’s headquarters in Istanbul on Friday as supporters chanted: “Free media cannot be silenced!” The detention was televised live.

Source: Turkish journalist arrested for tweets criticizing Erdogan | The Times of Israel

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