Turkey court keeps German reporter behind bars

October 12, 2017

Amnesty International activists wear handcuffs as they protest against the arrest of rights activists in Turkey, including Amnesty International's Turkey director and Berlin-based activist Peter Steudtner, on July 20, 2017, near the Coliseum in Rome (AFP)

A Turkish court on Wednesday ruled to keep under detention a German journalist and translator charged with membership of a banned radical leftist group, her lawyers said.