"Expression Interrupted" – On Imprisoned Turkish Journalists and Writers

Foreign policy and International Relations
Date: Tuesday, 02 May 2017 17:00

Venue: European Parliament - Paul-Henri Spaak (PHS) building, room 4B001  |  City: Ixelles, Belgium

In the context of this year's International Press Freedom Day Rebecca Harms, Alexander Graf Lambsdorff, Kati Piri, Marju Lauristin, Terry Reintke and Bodil Valero are organising a cross-party conference and exhibition on imprisoned Turkish Journalists and Writers

External guest speakers:

·        Asli Erdogan, Turkish novelist

·        Veysel Ok and Tim Garnett, lawyers representing imprisoned Turkish journalists (tbc)

·        Andrew Finkel, journalist from P24

·        Eylem Türk Sabuncu, wife of Murat Sabuncu, currently imprisoned editor-in chief of Cumhuriyet (tbc)

·        Other Turkish journalists

The conference will take place on Tuesday, May 2nd at 17h00 in room PHS 4B001

You are kindly invited to assist directly afterward at 18h30 to the opening of the exhibition in the presence of the curators on the balcony area ASP - 5G

If you need accreditation please send the following information to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.: Name, First Name, Date of Birth, Nationality, Passport/ID number



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All Dates

  • Tuesday, 02 May 2017 17:00

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