Tag: media

Erdoğan has closed 119 media outlets since 2016 coup attempt 1

Erdoğan has closed 119 media outlets since 2016 coup attempt

Answering the question proposed by MP Muazzez Orhan of the Peoples’ Democratic Party  (HDP) a whole 6 months later, Turkish Vice President Fuat Oktay said, “53 newspapers, 20 magazines, 16 television channels,…

Twitter closes down 7,340 Erdoğan-backed troll accounts 3

Twitter closes down 7,340 Erdoğan-backed troll accounts

One of the world’s largest social media platform, Twitter, closed 7,340 Turkish accounts as they violated their policies. Twitter reported that these accounts were found to be linked to the youth activities…

Marena Manzoufas

Marena Manzoufas, influential Australian television executive

A late media professional and founding member of SBS, Marena Manzoufas, has been posthumously inducted into the NSW Government’s Multicultural Honour Roll as part of the 2020 Premier’s Multicultural Community Medals. Acting…

New York Times fake news

New York Times fake news

The New York Times (NYT) has disseminated a fake news story that the Greek government was ‘holding illegal migrants who crossed the border from Turkey at a secret “black site” where they…