Ergenekon

Type: Organization
Name: Ergenekon
Nationality: Turkey
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for Ergenekon
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Silencing "state secrets:" Security through censorship

Written for CJFE by José GonzalezThe government of Burma's slow crawl towards substantive democracy was once again delayed on July 10, 2014, when five journalists from the magazine Unity Weekly were sentenced to 10 years in prison with hard labour for ... [Published Ifex - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Closing Investigations into Extrajudicial Killings in Turkey?

ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- A busload of Turkish soldiers was going from Elazyy- to BingE[micro]l in their civilian clothes and without their weapons at the end of May 1993. Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) militants stopped the bus at around 6 p.m. After taking ... [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

The 2014 International Hrant Dink Award goes to Şebnem Korur Fincancı from Turkey and Angie Zelter from Britain

The 2014 International Hrant Dink Award was presented to laureates Şebnem Korur Fincancı from Turkey and Angie Zelter from Britain, on September 15, 2014, with a ceremony organized by the Hrant Dink Foundation held at the Cemal Reşit Rey Concert Hall ... [Published Public Radio of Armenia - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

GÜNAL - Closing investigations into extrajudicial killings in Turkey?

Closing investigations into extrajudicial killings in Turkey?A busload of Turkish soldiers was going from Elazığ to Bingöl in their civilian clothes and without their weapons at the end of May 1993. Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) militants stopped the ... [Published Zaman - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

CAFER - Is Sept. 12 really over now?

Is Sept. 12 really over now?Every time September rolls around, we think of the 12th day of the month. And this despite the fact that 34 years have passed since the Sept. 12, 1980 coup. Perhaps because of all the military coups experienced by our country ... [Published Zaman - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Released Islamist leader rearrested in Turkey

World Bulletin / News DeskSalih Mirzabeyoglu, the leader of Turkey's Great Eastern Islamic Raiders' Front (IBDA-C), has been arrested just six weeks after being released from prison.Mirzabeyoglu, otherwise known as Salih Izzet Erdis, who spent 15 years ... [Published World Bulletin - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Convicted as student, half of life spent in jail: İlhan Çomak seeks justice in delayed retrial

Hakkı ÖzdalISTANBUL / Radikalİlhan Çomak was sentenced to death in 2000 by the infamous State Security Court run by military judges before the ruling was commuted to life imprisonment on the grounds of good behavior.İlhan Çomak was arrested in 1994 while ... [Published Turkish Daily - Sep 05 2014]
Entities: Jail, Kongra-Gel, Ergenekon
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Erdoğan’s ‘New Turkey’ strives to curb judiciary

Attention in Turkey will now focus on the Sept. 12 elections for members of the Supreme Board of Judges and Prosecutors (HSYK), which oversees appointments and dismissals and conducts investigations in the judiciary.In view of all that has been transpiring ... [Published Turkish Daily - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

The evolution of the Turkish military's role in politics

Turkish soldiers salute during a ceremony marking the 91st anniversary of Victory Day at the mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, founder of modern Turkey, in Ankara, Aug. 30, 2013.  (photo by REUTERS/Umit Bektas) Author: Pinar Tremblay Posted August ... [Published AlMonitor - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

ORHAN OĞUZ - CHP: Neo-nationalism or Turkey?

CHP: Neo-nationalism or Turkey?The Republican People's Party (CHP) is marching toward a crossroads; because they were not pleased with the presidential election results, intra-party opposition figures have raised their voices.The neo-nationalist wing ... [Published Zaman - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

'Sledgehammer' hangs over Turkey’s presidential race

When Turkey's Constitutional Court last week decided to release 230 former military officers convicted in the infamous ‘Sledgehammer’ coup plot case – saying that the lower court had in 2012 “violated their right to a fair trial” – many were taken by ... [Published Middle East Eye - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Appeal process in Ergenekon coup plan case underway

ANKARAReleased Ergenkon and Balyoz convicts, including Workers' Party leader Doğu Perinçek (C), gather during an event on June 22. DHA PhotoThe appeal process in the marathon Ergenekon coup plot case has begun, as the colossal detailed ruling running ... [Published Turkish Daily - Aug 14 2014]

Quotes

Speaking to TIME, Aung Zaw, editor of Irrawaddy news magazine said, "They come to our office and other media offices asking petty questions: 'How are you making money?' 'Are you making a lot of business?' 'Are you making a profit?' [...] It's clearly intimidation."
...My relationship with Turkey is longer and more deeply rooted than my relationship with the CIA.” In the end he agreed. Fuller (whose book "Turkey and the Arab Spring: Leadership in the Middlethe Middle East" was published [four] months ago) and I discussed Syria policy, IS, the Kurdish issue and solution process and the AKP-Gulen war
...He defines the concept as "the ability to do work of government expertly, and to do it according to explicit objective standards rather than the personal or party or other obligations and loyalties." The witch hunt declared against the "parallel state" has the potential to target not only members of the Movement but also people who displeased the...
"One fact should not be underestimated. The army is not a monolithic bloc and if you look at the areas where there is a strong military personnel electorate, statistically AKP is [still] the strongest party" , he said

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GÜLTEN - Erdoğan deceived Turkey by portraying ... [Published Zaman - 15 hours ago]
Silencing "state secrets:" Security through cen... [Published Ifex - Sep 18 2014]
Closing Investigations into Extrajudicial Killi... [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 16 2014]
The 2014 International Hrant Dink Award goes to... [Published Public Radio of Armenia - Sep 16 2014]
GÜNAL - Closing investigations into extrajudici... [Published Zaman - Sep 14 2014]
CAFER - Is Sept. 12 really over now? [Published Zaman - Sep 11 2014]
Comparing the IIEF-5 in ED With Different Patho... [Published General Medicine eJournal - Sep 11 2014]
Yet another 'coup attempt' in Turkey [Published AlMonitor - Sep 09 2014]
Released Islamist leader rearrested in Turkey [Published World Bulletin - Sep 09 2014]
MÜMTAZER - Will the CHP be able to fill the void? [Published Zaman - Sep 07 2014]
Convicted as student, half of life spent in jai... [Published Turkish Daily - Sep 05 2014]
AKP pursues scorched-earth tactics against Gule... [Published AlMonitor - Sep 04 2014]
As if acid has been poured on justice [Published Turkish Daily - Sep 04 2014]
Erdoğan’s ‘New Turkey’ strives to curb judiciary [Published Turkish Daily - Sep 03 2014]
Former CIA officer says US policies helped crea... [Published AlMonitor - Sep 03 2014]
New Era With a New Prime Minister in Turkey? [Published Huffington Post - Sep 02 2014]
Treason becomes routine accusation in Turkey [Published AlMonitor - Aug 28 2014]
The evolution of the Turkish military's role in... [Published AlMonitor - Aug 27 2014]
Can Abdullah Gül Save Turkish Democracy? [Published Huffington Post - Aug 27 2014]
ORHAN OĞUZ - CHP: Neo-nationalism or Turkey? [Published Zaman - Aug 24 2014]
Nightmare [Published Turkish Daily - Aug 21 2014]
'Sledgehammer' hangs over Turkey’s presidential... [Published Middle East Eye - Aug 20 2014]
CHARLOTTE - Turkey and the Cold War days, and now [Published Zaman - Aug 19 2014]
TODAY'S - Turkey to launch investigation of Ger... [Published Zaman - Aug 17 2014]
Mr Erdogan Changes Trams [Published Mail Online - Peter Hitchens - Aug 14 2014]
Appeal process in Ergenekon coup plan case unde... [Published Turkish Daily - Aug 14 2014]
No one but Erdoğan surprised by election result... [Published Turkish Daily - Aug 13 2014]
Turkey - European Court rules against Turkey in... [Published Reporters Without Borders - Jul 09 2014]
Anakra Mayor has Twitter account hijacked [Published HackSurfer Articles - Jun 24 2014]
Former Turkish president Evren sentenced to lif... [Published ASHARQ AL-AWSAT ( english) - Jun 18 2014]
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Mr Erdogan Changes Trams [Published Mail Online - Peter Hitchens - Aug 14 2014]
‘Paulus M’ rightly points out that the Spectator discussion on Iraq never got round to the huge, looming problem of Turkey.  I like to think that I have been ahead of most British journalists in grasping that something momentous is taking place in that ...
Anakra Mayor has Twitter account hijacked [Published HackSurfer Articles - Jun 24 2014]
Ankara Mayor Melih Gökçek, who has over 2 million Twitter followers, had his Twitter account hijacked. Followers woke up to tweets praising Turkey’s founder Atatürk and announcing free public transportation. It appears that Siber Ergenekon, an ultranationalist ...
Arsenal Consulting to Discuss Shocking Computer... [Published PR Newswire: Consumer Technology - Apr 28 2014]
BOSTON, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Spencer, President of Arsenal Consulting (www.ArsenalExperts.com) will present "Sledgehammer and Ergenekon - Case Studies in Sophisticated Digital Forgery" at the U.S. Cyber Crime Conference on May 1.  This ...
#1329: "Erdoğan Does Nothing But Make Mistakes"... [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - Apr 14 2014]
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Turkish financial crisis adds to region's chaos... [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - Feb 06 2014]
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