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Turkish Daily Cumhuriyet Close to Shutting Down

Turkish Daily Cumhuriyet Close to Shutting Down

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The financial model of this heritage-rich newspaper is massively endangered: advertising customers are not placing ads, in fear of government reprisals. The association of German publishers is asking for your help. Make a donation towards the survival of one of the last independent Turkish newspapers – and support press freedom.

Follow the link to donate here.


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Andrew Heslop


2018-05-03 18:33

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