Turkey arrests activists over support for pro-Kurdish newspaper

Turkey arrested several people Monday, including the local official for Reporters Without Borders and the head of a key human rights organization, over their support for an embattled newspaper that targets a Kurdish audience.

Turkey set to take over news agency linked to Erdogan's opponent

The Turkish state is poised to take over a major news agency in the country after a court order Monday, following the seizure last week of the Zaman newspaper.