Dicle News Agency

Dicle Haber Ajansı, DIHA (English: Dicle News Agency), is a "pro-Kurdish" news agency of Turkey.[2] In March 2012 Reporters without Borders reported that 27 of its journalists were in prison.[3] DIHA produces news reports on Turkish, Kurdish, English[1]

Dicle News Agency
Dicle Haber Ajansı
IndustryNews agency
Founded4 April 2002[1]
HeadquartersKocatepe Mahallesi Lamartin Cad. Mert İş Hanı Nº:36 /6, Beyoğlu, Istanbul, Turkey

Between December 2015 and May 2016, 12 of its journalists were arrested. Turkish authorities have blocked access to the website 40 times; the website changes its address every time it is blocked.[4] Following the 2016 Turkish coup d'état attempt, it was one of more than 150 news outlets shut down by the authorities.[5]

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