GOOD NEWS : Turkey allows use of Kurdish language in court

MESOP 25.1.2013 – ANKARA, –   Turkey’s parliament passed a law late Thursday giving Kurds the right to use their own language in court, the state-run Anatolia news agency reported.

BAD NEWS : Turkey criticized for lack of press freedom

ANKARA – Anatolia News Agency – 25.1.2013 – Turkey has been criticized for its media freedom stature according to a report by the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE).