IFEX member Erol Önderoğlu defends himself in court
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Yavuz Selim Demirağ and İdris Özyol were hospitalised with head injuries after separate violent attacks in mid-May. IFEX members call on the authorities to ensure journalists’ safety in the run-up to the June mayoral elections in Istanbul.

IFEX members join the Cartoonist Rights Network International in calling for freedom for Musa Kart, recently reimprisoned with 5 colleagues from Turkish dailey Cumhuriyet.

Turkey's opposition IYI Party posts an image that reads 'June 25: The opening of Wikipedia', in an election campaign against the ban on the online encyclopedia, in Ankara, 30 April 2018, Altan Gocher/NurPhoto via Getty Images

All language versions of the Wikipedia website have been banned since April 2017. The Turkish authorities say they imposed the ban after Wikipedia refused to remove an article alleging Turkish government support for terrorist groups in Syria.