07 Sep 2017 Lvl. 1
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Alert created on: 07 Sep 2017 Turkey

Hatay Journalist Ceren Taşkın Detained for Social Media Posts

1 Journalist in detention
Source of threatState
CategoryDetention and imprisonment of journalists
Partner EFJ/IFJ
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Ceren Taşkın, a reporter for the local Hatay Ses newspaper, was detained on the basis of her social media posts on 12 January 2017. On the same day, a court ordered Taşkın arrested for “spreading propaganda for a terrorist group” over her posts.
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Ceren Taşkın
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