Turkey accused editors of terrorism in connection with Turkey editors publish photograph then accused of terrorism. Learn more
Once again, Turkish authorities are conflating genuine news reporting with terrorism," said CPJ Europe
According to The Associated Press, the court has not yet decided whether to accept the indictment. The journalists, who denied the allegations, are not in state custody. If convicted, they face up to 7.5 years in jail, reports said.
"Freedom of the press entails photographers and journalists' ability to cover any sensitive issue or story without fear of reprisal.