Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan heads to Europe on Monday under the shadow of a massive graft scandal, his once unshakeable grip on power at the risk of coming unstuck with key elections looming.
At least 59 journalists in Turkey seen as critical of the government have been sacked or forced to resign since the start of nationwide protests in May.
Kemal Kilicdaroglu in November likened the Silivri prison near Istanbul to a concentration camp.
A man dubbed Turkey`s "Gandhi" is poised to take control of the country`s main opposition party after its longstanding leader resigned over an alleged affair exposed on an Internet video.
Day in Pics: 21st October
Showbiz World - October 21, 2014
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