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Turkish voices stifled by new law as Ankara launches crackdown

For two years running, the international Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has declared it the “worst country in the world” for jailing news gatherers. In 2017, it sank to 155th out of 180 countries on the Reporters Without Frontiers (RSF) press freedom index. Now, a new law on digital media looks set to push the […]