state of emergency
Australia declares fresh state of emergency as 100 fires rage
The Australian state of New South Wales declared a second state of emergency as over 100 fires continue to rage. Temperatures are soaring in Australia. The state of emergency will last beyond Christmas.
Turkey's Erdogan to seek extended state of emergency
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan attended on Sunday (July 16) the opening ceremony of a memorial statue which was built to commemorate the victims of the coup attempt of 2016.
Journalists protest shutdown of TV, radio channels in Turkey
Turkish journalists hold a demonstration in Istanbul after the government closes down tens of radio and television channels
Turkey declares 3-month state of emergency
The Turkish government has imposed a three-month state of emergency beginning at 1 a.m. local time on Thursday following last week's failed coup attempt.