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German broadcaster sues Turkey over confiscation of interview

German broadcaster Deutsche Welle (DW) said Monday it is suing the Turkish government for the release of an interview it conducted with one of its ministers that was seized earlier this month.

Berlin backs broadcaster in dispute with Turkey over seized interview

The German government backed one of the nation's broadcasters in a dispute over Turkey seizing an interview with one of its ministers, insisting that press freedom was non-negotiable.

Deutsche Welle cries foul as Turkish minister interview confiscated

German international broadcaster Deutsche Welle is trying to get the Turkish government to explain why one of its ministers sat for a half hour interview this week, only for the recording to be confiscated moments after the session ended.