Ankara Chief Public Prosecutor's Office

Detention issued for 33 ex-employees of Turkey's top scientific body over Gülen links

The Ankara Chief Public Prosecutor's Office on Aug. 15 issued detention warrants for 33 former employees of the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK) as part of its probe into the Fetullahist Terrorist Organization (FETÖ).

Detention warrants issued for 34 former employees at state-run TV channel over Gülen links

Detention warrants for 34 former employees of the state-run Turkish Radio and Television Channel (TRT) were issued on July 12 over alleged links to Fethullah Gülen, the U.S.-based Islamic preacher who is widely believed to have led the July 15, 2016, deadly coup attempt.

Turkish prosecutor seeks up to 15 years in jail for former Deputy PM Bülent Arınç's son-in-law

The Ankara Chief Public Prosecutor's Office has demanded up to 15 years in jail for the son-in-law of former Deputy Prime Minister Bülent Arınç on charges of being a member of the Fethullahist Terrorist Organization (FETÖ), widely believed to have been behind the failed July 2016 coup attempt, daily Habertürk reported on July 12.

102,000 suspects accused of Gülen links are ByLock users, Turkish communication authority says

Turkey's Information and Communication Technologies Authority (BTK) has said that it analyzed various messages of 102,000 suspects accused of being members of the Fethullahist Terrorist Organization (FETÖ) and determined that they were sent through ByLock, the group's encrypted messaging application, Sabah daily reported on June 26.

Turkish authorities identify five suspects in connection with Russian envoy's murder: Report

The Ankara Chief Public Prosecutor's Office has identified five suspects in connection with the murder of Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov and is pursuing the possibility that one of the five might have ordered the assassin police officer to kill the envoy, daily Yeni Şafak reported on June 12.

Murder suspect claims he obtained weapon from outside police HQ during Turkey's coup attempt

A murder suspect has claimed that he obtained a weapon he used to kill a person from outside the police headquarters in the capital Ankara during the July 15, 2016, failed coup attempt, widely believed to have been orchestrated by the Fethullahist Terrorist Organization (FETÖ). 

Media reports labelling Turkish hunger strikers 'terrorists' part of freedom of expression: Prosecutor's office

The Ankara Chief Public Prosecutor's Office has dismissed criminal charges against some media organs by the lawyers of two Turkish hunger strikers for targeting and labeling them as "terrorists," daily Cumhuriyet reported on June 4. 

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