Thank you again for all your help and support!

May 9, 2014 First of all, I would like to thank all of my colleagues, professional organizations, parliamentarians, friends and family members for their support; for not leaving me alone during this lengthy and unfair trial and imprisonment. Especially, I would like to express my gratitude to the Dutch parliamentarian Mr. Omtzigt, Thomas Bruning and…

Ten journalists to free from prison

8. Fusün Erdoğan, Turkey Affiliation: Özgür Radyo Prison term: Life Charges: Anti-state Held at: Gebze Women’s Closed Prison Fusün Erdoğan, former general manager of the leftist Özgür Radyo (The Free Radio), was imprisoned for more than seven years before being sentenced in November 2013 to life in prison on anti-state charges. Authorities said she used radio station assets to support the…

Release Order For Füsun Erdoğan

8 socialists including journalist and bianet writer Füsun Erdoğan has been ordered for release within the MLKP case. The ruling came 8 years after the initial detention. It was said that the ruling was issued according to the reduction of arrest terms from 10 to 5 years and the removal of Special-Duty courts within Turkey’s…

Tent of Justice and Hunger-strike

Call of Netherlands Gezi Solidarity: Füsun Erdoğan must be released immediately! The AKP government who finds every move acceptable in the name of oppressing societal opposition has increased its attacks in the recent years. Supported by the Anti-Terrorism Law, opposition groups are being “terrorized” by the government while journalists also take their share. According to…