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Three journalists from Etkin News Agency (ETHA) have been detained. Police haven’t explained the reason for the detentions, ETHA reported.
It was stated that ETHA editor Semiha Şahin and its reporter Pınar Gayip were detained from their homes in İstanbul last evening (April 12).
Another ETHA reporter Adil Demirci, who live in Germany and came to İstanbul for vacation, was also detained in the same way. (BK/TK)
Two reporters and one editor are held in detention
ETHA, whose website is blocked since July 27, 2015, continues to publish its news on Facebook. ETHA editor İsminaz Temel and its reporter Havva Cuştan were arrested on October 25 and reporter Ali Sönmez Kayar on February 6. (BK/TK)
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