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Wildcat strike by sanitation workers against CHP administration in Maltepe 2019-11-12 [APFUTU]

Hürriyet fires 45 journalists 2019-11-10 [IFJ]

Court orders the release under judicial supervision of Ahmet Altan and Nazli Ilicak after three years in jail 2019-11-08 [EFJ]

Hürriyet fires 45 journalists 2019-11-08 [EFJ]

Women in Turkey remain defiant despite HDP arrest operation 2019-11-07 [The Morning Star]

Wildcat strike by sanitation workers 2019-11-05 [wsws]

French auto supplier union-busting in Turkey 2019-10-27 [IndustriALL]

We need justice, democracy and peace 2019-10-25 [DISK]

Altans & others still in jail as retrial commences on new bogus terrorism charges 2019-10-21 [IFJ]

ETUC condemns Turkish invasion threat and calls on EU to end migration deal 2019-10-08 [ETUC]

BWI Affiliates in Turkey Support the Youth-Led Global Climate Strike 2019-10-03 [BWI]

'I am Domestic Worker Rukiye Şimşek, I Died by Falling from the Window' 2019-09-24 [Bianet]

TARIM ORMAN-IS holds a panel on the environment 2019-09-24 [BWI]

Koop-is Union reaches first collective agreement in the Turkish fast-fashion sector 2019-09-23 [UNI Global Union]

Mission to Turkey: press freedom remains in crisis 2019-09-16 [EFJ]

Supreme Court affirms AGAC-IS’ right to collective bargaining at Kronospan Turkey 2019-09-11 [BWI]

At least seven journalists detained by police for reporting on the protests against trustees 2019-08-25 [EFJ]

Reinstate Dismissed Turkish Municipal Workers in Bolu 2019-08-13 [PSI]

Turkish glassworkers on strike over long-standing union busting 2019-08-09 [IndustriALL]

Court imposes access block on news portals 2019-08-07 [EFJ]

Gold mine protested by unions and NGOs 2019-08-06 [soL]

International Solidarity with Dismissed Municipal Workers in Aliaga  ActNOW!  2019-08-01 [DISK]

Reinstate Municipal Workers in Aliağa  ActNOW!  2019-07-30 [PSI]

Union picket at Spanish packaging company in Turkey enters ninth week 2019-07-27 [IndustriALL]

Minumum wage in Turkey is not enough for wage-earners - Türk-İş 2019-07-26 [Ahval]

Socialist unionist Kemal Turkler was commemorated 2019-07-23 [soL]

Syrian Refugees in Turkey Need Better Access to Formal Jobs 2019-07-23 [LF]

Numerous journalists in court this week 2019-07-23 [IFJ]

Numerous journalists in court this week 2019-07-22 [IFJ]

Over 10 journalists faced trial this week 2019-07-22 [EFJ]

EFJ-IFJ call for acquittal of Özgür Gündem guest editors 2019-07-16 [EFJ]

Court confirms #TheCargill14 were fired for forming a union 2019-07-12 [IUF]

Unacceptable Accusations Against TARIM ORMAN-IS President 2019-07-10 [BWI]

Union takes legal action against blacklisting of journalists 2019-07-10 [IFJ]

Union takes legal action against blacklisting of journalists 2019-07-10 [EFJ]

Think-tank report escalates harassment of journalists 2019-07-10 [EFJ]

Unacceptable Accusations Against TARIM ORMAN-IS President 2019-07-09 [BWI]

Press union: Turkey think tank study is 'blacklisting document' 2019-07-08 [Deutsche Welle]

Press groups say Turkey report blacklists foreign news media 2019-07-07 [Star Tribune]

Erdogan's attack on public service workers continues 2019-06-16 [PSI]

Union starts march against CHP's unlawful firings 2019-06-12 [The Daily Sabah]

Alpagut Workers: “We Are the Ones Who Produce, We Are the Ones Who Will Take Power” For more info 2019-06-10 [uidder.org]

The right to freedom of association and unionisation remains under threat 2019-06-07 [Equal Times]

In Turkey, the right to freedom of association and unionisation remains under threat 2019-06-07 [Equal Times]

TARIM ORMAN-IS President Prosecuted for Defending Workers’ Rights 2019-06-04 [BWI]

A Letter from UID-DER Women’s Committee to Akiko Hoshino 2019-06-04 [uidder.org]

World governments urged to condemn doctors' sentences 2019-05-23 [ASMS-Toi Mata Hauora]

International organisations condemn recent attacks against journalists 2019-05-20 [EFJ]

Journalist critical of the government severely beaten-up 2019-05-16 [IFJ]

Report details permanent violations of media freedom 2019-05-16 [IFJ]

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