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Ankara requested the streaming giant take down 'Cuties', a French film accused of sexualising young girls.

The Turkish government has been accused of censoring gay characters in two Netflix series, sparking a heated conversation around censorship and LGBTQ+ rights in the country.

Turkish broadcaster fined over 'homosexual' dancing in Pink video

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Turkish broadcaster fined over 'homosexual' dancing in Pink video

A Turkish watchdog has fined a local broadcaster thousands of dollars for showing a music video by pop star Pink which features 'erotic' dancing 'of a homosexual nature'.

Turkey seeks arrest of two historians 'for insulting Ataturk'

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Turkey seeks arrest of two historians 'for insulting Ataturk'

A local court in Istanbul has issued an arrest warrant for two historians charged with insulting the founder of teh Turkish Republic, Mustafa ...

At least 20 police injured in Istanbul bombing

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At least 20 police injured in Istanbul bombing

At least 20 police officers were injured in a car bomb attack targeting a riot police bus outside a football stadium in Istanbul on Saturday ...

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Turkey: Heightened media censorship threatens critical reporting

Over 100 Turkish media outlets have been forced to close since the failed July coup with more television stations taken off air this week.

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Bombing at Turkey wedding 'almost certainly IS'

At least 50 people were killed when a bomb exploded at a wedding celebration in southeastern Turkey in what investigators say bears all the ...

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Turkey imposes 'temporary' media blackout following Ankara attack

Turkish authorities imposed a 'temporary' media blackout on coverage of the deadly Ankara attack on Wednesday, while social media users reported ...

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