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Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Turkey

Population (2010, proj.): 75,705,000

Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $8,030

Date of Independence: October 29, 1923 (successor state to the Ottoman Empire)

Date of Last Constitution: November 7, 1982

Press operations and freedom have been limited by tensions over secularization, nationalism, and separatism in the country. Turkey's ...

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