Friday, October 28, 2005

Media Martyrs to Murdered Journalists' Day

A dispute over the inclusion of a journalist's name on a list of dead journalists or "Media Martyrs" as the list is known sparked a debate on Wednesday with members of the Workers' Party (İP). The Turkish Journalists Association (TGC) Executive Board decided decided to change the heading of the list from Media Martyrs to Murdered Journalists after a group of İP supporters criticized the inclusion of a particular journalist on the list.

Read the rest of the article on Hürriyet

See also: Turkey 98th in Press Freedom Ranking (KurdishInfo)

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