The 61-year-old and his AK Party enjoy a fierce and loyal support among Turkey's conservative, Muslim base, while outside the country outrage grows over his silencing of critics, often by force. Turkish journalists have been investigated and put on trial, foreign journalists have been harassed and deported. Last month, police raided Turkey's biggest newspaper, Zaman. Its staff emerged bloodied and cowed. Zaman's last independent edition said Turkey's press had seen one of its "darkest…
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Welsh government mocks Jeremy Hunt by offering 'warm welcome' to England's junior doctors
The Welsh government has been criticised after tweeting that junior doctors would be offered a "very warm welcome" in the country, amid a row over new contracts which are due to be imposed in England. The administration's official Twitter account posted three messages as Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt made a statement on the issue, pointing out that there are "no plans" to impose any new contract on junior doctors working in Wales.