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Turkey’s jails filling up with journalists

Kurdish reporter’s arrest over weekend is the latest in wave of detentions

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/world/article/turkeys_jails_filling_up_with_journalists_20120201

Aziz Tekin, a correspondent for the Kurdish-language newspaper Azadiya Welat, had the misfortune of becoming a news item himself over the weekend when he became the 105th journalist in Turkey to be put behind bars.

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