freedomforragip

2012 Nobel Peace Prize Nominee publisher Ragıp Zarakolu spent close to 6 months in a F-type high security prison between 1 Nov. 2011 and 10 April 2012. The prosecutor has demanded between 7.5 and 15 years in prison for Ragıp. This IPA Freedom to Publish Committee blog aims at shedding light on his case and urges the Turkish authorities to drop all charges against him.

Events

1 May 2012 Ragip Zarakolu to Receive Association of American Publishers’ Jeri Laber International Freedom to Publish Award

15 March 2012 Meeting for FoE in Turkey, Istanbul

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This entry was posted on February 23, 2012 by .
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