A huge cleansing of Turkey’s state and other institutions is continuing as people from all walks of life find themselves being hunted down and taken into custody over their alleged or real links to the Gülen movement, which the government accuses of masterminding the July 15 coup attempt.
- 73-year-old Kurdish man dies of Covid-19 in prison: report
- 1.5-year-old child joins mother in prison: report
- Turkish journalist says Karabük police arrests 14 female university students in midnight raids
- 6-month pregnant jailed woman released on probation after almost 2 months in prison
- Turkish Supreme Court of Appeals upholds 4-year prison time for leading opposition figure
- 24 former public officials detained in midnight raids for “providing financial support” to families of imprisoned “Gulenists”
- 6-month pregnant jailed woman hospitalized due to heavy breathing difficulty
- Turkish court arrests military cadet for third time in 6 months
- Retired engineer with Parkinson’s disease in prison for almost a year over coup, terror charges
- Turkish pop singer deletes solidarity tweet for jailed women upon being criticized by pro-gov’t media
Turkey Purge monitors unlawful crackdown of Turkish government in the aftermath of the failed coup, maps human rights abuses, hate crime and hate speech against political dissent in the country.