Can Dundar, editor-in-chief of the Turkish reputable Cumhuriyet newspapers, was attacked by a gun-wielding assailant while standing on trial.

Shouting “traitor” before firing 3 shots, Dundar emerged unharmed from the attack, while a journalist who was covering the event was wounded.

The 54-year old veteran journalist and his colleague Erdem Gul, chief of Ankara bureau of Cumhuriyet, were charged with ‘toppling the government’ following the publication of a video allegedly showing trucks loaded with arms and ammunition being transferred to Syria under the supervision of Turkish intelligence.

Turkey’s Erdogan admitted that the trucks belong to the Turkish intelligence but claimed to be carrying humanitarian aid to Syria’s Turkmen, who are fighting the Syrian Army in northern Latakia.

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Ilmam Mourtada
Ilmam Mourtada
2016-05-07 06:33

talk about police states

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Syria Forever
2016-05-07 08:40

Com’on. It was a stage-play, nothing else. Watch the pix carefully. Just a game, all just a game. Behind that one? I guess the “Springer Verlag” in Germany. Have a nice day.