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Turkey Crackdown Chronicle: Week of October 23

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan addresses supporters in Istanbul, August 7, 2016. (AFP/Ozan Kose)

Media offices shot, firebombed
Two masked assailants shot at the Istanbul office of the Doğru Medya Group in the early hours of October 24, the Islamist Doğru Haber newspaper--which is housed in the office, alongside Rehber TV--reported. One of the two assailants threw a Molotov cocktail at the building. The office was empty at the time of the attack, and no one was hurt.

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In Turkey, one journalist killed, several newsrooms seized in attempted coup

Istanbul, July 16, 2016 - Turkish soldiers shot and killed one journalist and seized control of several newsrooms last night as factions of the Turkish military attempted to topple the government of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) and President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. A night of violence, which was most severe in Ankara, left hundreds of people dead and more than 1,400 injured, according to press reports, but did not immediately appear to have dislodged the government.

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