Turkish court releases jailed journalist in opposition newspaper case

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – A Turkish court released prominent journalist Kadri Gursel from jail pending trial late on Monday, in a case that targets the opposition Cumhuriyet newspaper and has been condemned by critics of President Tayyip Erdogan as an attack on free speech.

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Turkish court releases jailed journalist in opposition newspaper case

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – A Turkish court released prominent journalist Kadri Gursel from jail pending trial late on Monday, in a case that targets the opposition Cumhuriyet newspaper and has been condemned by critics of President Tayyip Erdogan as an attack on free speech.