NASA Physicist Still Detained By Turkey

Nasa scientist researching mission to Mars still in prison a year on from failed Turkey coup, Telegraph

"It was only eight days after last year's failed coup attempt against Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan, but already the reprisals were in full swing. The 37-year-old Nasa physicist, a Turkish-American citizen who was working on the manned mission to Mars programme, was one of tens of thousands of academics, police, military and journalists who were rounded up and detained as Mr Erdogan sought to re-establish his grip on power."

  • submit to reddit


Loading





Join our mailing list




Monthly Archives

About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Keith Cowing published on July 10, 2017 10:34 AM.

Vice President Pence Voids NASA Hardware Warranty (Update) was the previous entry in this blog.

Photobombing The NASA Authorization Act is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.