Wikileaks releases 57 thousand emails of dictator Erdogan’s son in law

Turkish dictator Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Whistle-blowing website Wikileaks this week published a 57,934-email archive of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s son-in-law Berat Albayrak, who is also the country’s energy minister.

The emails span over 16 years since April 2000 and consist of traffic between Albayrak and Turkish elite.

​The archive shows Albayrak’s involvement in Powertrans company which had been implicated in Daesh oil imports. It also shows attempts to control the Turkish press and social media in favor of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) party.