Yavuz Selim Demirag, a Turkish journalist critical of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government and its nationalist allies, rests in a hospital bed in Ankara. Photo: AP Photo

Turkish journalist critical of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hospitalised following baseball bat attack

  • Columnist Yavuz Selim Demirag was reportedly jumped by five or six people after appearing on TV show on Friday
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Yavuz Selim Demirag, a Turkish journalist critical of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government and its nationalist allies, rests in a hospital bed in Ankara. Photo: AP Photo
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Bodyguards protect Kemal Kilicdaroglu, leader of Turkey's main opposition Republican People’s Party, as protesters attack during the funeral of a soldier who was slain during clashes with Kurdish rebels. Photo: AP

Turkey police arrest ruling party member, five others after opposition leader attacked

  • Republican People’s Party leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu was attacked on Sunday by a mob at the funeral of a soldier killed fighting Kurdish militants
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Bodyguards protect Kemal Kilicdaroglu, leader of Turkey's main opposition Republican People’s Party, as protesters attack during the funeral of a soldier who was slain during clashes with Kurdish rebels. Photo: AP
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