News

Turkey’s Erdoğan Regime Extends Post-Coup Witch Hunt Targeting Gülen Followers Abroad

Turkey, under the autocratic rule of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has stepped up its witch hunt against the alleged members of Gülen movement abroad, pro-Erdoğan English paper Daily Sabah reported. So far, 16 alleged Gülen followers have been abducted or caught abroad and transferred to Turkey from Asian, Middle Eastern countries and Bulgaria.

‘Consider your husband dead, start a new life,’ prosecutor tells detainee’s wife
Turkey jails disabled teacher after dismissing him and wife from profession
Wife: Jailed Former Prosecutor, Heavy Cancer Patient, Needs Urgent Health Care
Woman looking after disabled children alone as prosecutor husband under arrest for 270 days
4-year-old visits dad in jail on Children’s Day wearing T-shirt with newborn brother’s picture

Opinions

Erdogan: Turkey’s man of mystery armed with extra powers

Erdogan’s Islamist supporters sometimes suggest that he is on his way to declaring himself caliph. As the 100th anniversary of the caliphate’s abolition approaches, he may find this tempting; depending on whether he uses the Islamic or Christian calendar, that could happen, respectively, on March 10, 2021 or March 4, 2024. You read it here first.

Did Erdogan stage the coup?
When nations spy on their nationals on foreign soil
Turkey’s Unethical Interference in American (Muslim) Civic Society is Dangerous
After 8 months, Turkish gov’t still unable to sell allies coup narrative against the Gulen Movement
I am a teacher, not a terrorist

Interviews

Expert: I fear that Turkey is headed to a prolonged period of civil conflict if not civil war

He has become a joke, albeit a dangerous one. He has become Muammar Qadhafi. Turkey is dangerously polarized. We know from Turkish political history that such polarization often leads to violence. I fear that Turkey is headed to a prolonged period of civil conflict if not civil war.

Why I Asked National Security Adviser to Stop Turkish Espionage on Nigeria
Monday Talk with Michael Rubin on Trump, Iran and Turkey
Interview: U.S. Judge Says Turkey’s Judiciary ‘Taken Over’ By Erdogan
Fethullah Gulen talking about Turkey’s failed coup: Responses to Philadelphia World Affairs Council
Fethullah Gülen: ‘I don’t have any regrets’

Editors' Picks

After 8 months, Turkish gov’t still unable to sell allies coup narrative against the Gulen Movement

Country after country, world’s leading intelligence agencies say they’ve seen no evidence supporting Ankara’s narrative. Heads or members of intelligence services of two countries, Germany and the U.S., both allies of Turkey, came out and said Ankara has yet to convince them about its narrative that links Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen to July 15 coup attempt.

Erdoğan’s Religious Guide Approved Torture And Abuse In Turkey

Turkish president’s chief religious counsel Hayrettin Karaman, professor of Islamic law, has given approval to overlook torture and other crimes committed by members of security services, saying that Turkey is at total mobilization and under attack from within and outside.

Turkish cleric demands fatwa to amputate hands, feet of Gülen followers

Turkish cleric Nurettin Yıldız demanded a fatwa from Turkey’s Religious Affairs Directorate suggesting that supporters of Turkish Islamic scholar Fethullah Gülen, who is accused by the Turkish government and Erdoğan of masterminding a failed coup in July, be executed, their opposing hands and feet be amputated or be exiled instead of keeping them in prisons.

UK acknowledges being a Gülen sympathizer in Turkey may be grounds for asylum

In a 60-page policy guidance to Home Office decision-makers, the UK Home Office has recognized that being a Fethullah Gülen sympathizer in Turkey may be grounds for asylum in the UK.

NATO Insiders Suspect Turkey Coup Was Staged by Erdogan himself

In the 8 months since Turkey's government weathered a potentially destabilizing coup, allegations continue to swirl about who was actually behind the surprising flare up of violence. In an unsubstantiated leak to Aldrimer.no, "Senior NATO sources" currently believe the coup was staged by President Erdogan himself.

Turkish gov’t planning slaughter of jailed Gülen followers in staged riot, lawyer claims

The Turkish government is headed for mass killings of people jailed over alleged or real links to the Gülen movement, in a staged riot in Silivri prison, a lawyer representing a former police chief imprisoned as part of a crackdown against the movement claimed, underlining that he is worried about the lives of his clients.

Popular News

Turkey’s AKP planning to blame Hizmet movement for Deep State’s crimes

On Hizmet: Why do I not criticize it?

Turkey removes evidence of torture, maltreatment in prisons ahead of ‘Committee for the Prevention of Torture’ visit

BBC Interviews Fethullah Gulen (Powerful but reclusive Turkish cleric)

Uganda president praises Turkish schools’ success, calls for deeper cooperation

Afghan-Turk School Students Shine Abroad

Taliban Shuts Down Turkish Schools in Afghanistan

Wealthy businessmen spent time with Kurdish poor and Syrian refugees during Eid al-Adha

In Case You Missed It

Reps urge Federal Govt to intervene in Nigerian students’ detention in Turkey

Gulen movement is of high interest to Moroccans

It’s up to us: Prominent Muslims call for fight against IS

‘When the last gang becomes a thing of the past’

The dominant assessment in NATO: Turkey’s President Erdoğan staged the coup himself

TV series shooting banned over controversial scene depicting the Prophet Muhammad

Conspiratorial minds, authoritarian politics

Turkey’s Real Coup [by Erdogan] Has Begun

Carter Center gives certificate of appreciation to Kimse Yok Mu

Videos

Fethullah Gulen’s Video Message for International Women’s Day

Hizmet Movement is not interested in attaining political power in Turkey or elsewhere in the world

Hizmet is not a terror group, they embraces the entire human family

Reflections on a Hizmet-inspired school in Tanzania

Fethullah Gulen and Gulen Movement Has No Political Agenda, Says Expert

Fethullah Gulen Condemns the Assassination of Russian Ambassador to Turkey

UK Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee Hearing on Gülen and the Hizmet Movement

The follower of Hizmet

Gulen – Erdogan History in 2 minutes

Hizmet News by Region

Copyright 2017 Hizmet News