Fethullah Gulen

Friday, August 25, 2017

Friday, August 25, 2017

New purge in Turkey sees hundreds of officials sacked in ongoing coup fallout

New purge in Turkey sees hundreds of officials sacked in ongoing coup fallout

New purge in Turkey sees hundreds of officials sacked in ongoing coup fallout

The military coup of 2016 has seen thousands of people arrested or sacked in its wake

Monday, July 31, 2017

Monday, July 31, 2017

Turkey Coup: more than one thousand arrested in ongoing crackdown

Turkey Coup: more than 1,000 arrested in ongoing crackdown

Turkey Coup: more than 1,000 arrested in ongoing crackdown

Roughly 50,000 people have been detained since the failed coup in 2016

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Turkish agency expresses distaste with new German mosque

Turkey expresses fury at new German mosque

Turkey expresses fury at new German mosque

Diyanet oversees religious activity in Turkey, and it says the Ibn Ruschd-Goethe mosque is incompatible with Islam because men and women mingle

Friday, May 12, 2017

Friday, May 12, 2017

Turkish authorities arrest 57 more people with suspected links to failed coup

Turkish authorities arrest 57 more people with suspected links to failed coup

Turkish authorities arrest 57 more people with suspected links to failed coup

The pro-government agency Anadolu reported the 57 had been planning an operation against the Istanbul Stock Exchange

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Turkey arrests 1,000 in connection with 2016 failed coup

Turkey arrests 1,000 in connection with 2016 failed coup

Turkey arrests 1,000 in connection with 2016 failed coup

The people were apprehended in raids on suspicion of being a part of a movement loyal to cleric Fethullah Gulen, who the government claims organised the coup

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Germany Imams alert Turkish authorities to alleged supporters of Fethullah Gulen in schools

Turkish Imams 'spying on schools in Germany'

Turkish Imams 'spying on schools in Germany'

Local media are reporting that imams in Germany gathered intelligence for Turkey's official religious authorities on alleged supporters of the exiled cleric, several of whom are reportedly teachers in state schools

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Turkey crackdown: 15 media outlets shut and thousands of civil servants dismissed over suspected links to Fethullah Gulen

Turkey crackdown: 15 Kurdish media outlets shut over suspected Fethullah Gulen links

Erdogan shuts 15 Kurdish media outlets over suspected Fethullah Gulen links

The government is trying to root out any opposition as part of an ongoing crackdown following the failed coup in July