Europe must not be blackmailed by Turkey overs visas: Merkel’s deputy

Europe will not be blackmailed by Turkey in talks on visa liberalization, German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel said on Monday as relations with Ankara are strained in the aftermath of a failed coup. (Reuters)

Turkey government shuts down 45 newspapers, 16 TV stations

Telegraph: Erdogan’s purge may give Nato no choice but to expel Turkey from the alliance