Writer Necmiye Alpay reacts after being released from the Bakirkoy prison on Thursday in Istanbul. An Istanbul court ordered the release of one of Turkey’s most celebrated novelists after over four months in jail on charges of terror propaganda, as authorities detained a leading investigative journalist over his tweets.
Writer Necmiye Alpay reacts after being released from the Bakirkoy prison on Thursday in Istanbul. An Istanbul court ordered the release of one of Turkey’s most celebrated novelists after over four months in jail on charges of terror propaganda, as authorities detained a leading investigative journalist over his tweets. OZAN KOSE AFP/Getty Images
Writer Necmiye Alpay reacts after being released from the Bakirkoy prison on Thursday in Istanbul. An Istanbul court ordered the release of one of Turkey’s most celebrated novelists after over four months in jail on charges of terror propaganda, as authorities detained a leading investigative journalist over his tweets. OZAN KOSE AFP/Getty Images

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