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Free Speechless in Turkey Ankara To Change One Law, But Others Still Muffle Dissent

Turkey has said it will soon move to amend a controversial law that makes "insulting Turkishness" a crime punishable by up to three years in prison. But a number of laws that will remain on the books also represent a threat to free speech.
Von Stefanie von Brochowski
The high cost of dissent: Turkish-Armenian journalist Hrant Dink was murdered by a teenage nationalist after his prosecution on charges of "denigrating Turkishness."

The high cost of dissent: Turkish-Armenian journalist Hrant Dink was murdered by a teenage nationalist after his prosecution on charges of "denigrating Turkishness."

AP
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