‘Many media organisations have been silenced by Turkish state in different ways’

Just days after the seizure of the country’s largest opposition newspaper Zaman, the Turkish government has reportedly taken control of Cihan news agency. Cihan reporter Ibrahim Varlik told RT that his organization was the largest private news agency in Turkey, and its takeover now leaves state-owned Anadolu as the only source of information for Turkish people.

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