The heir to the Samsung business empire has been arrested on corruption allegations.
Turkey has a poor record on free speech, with at least 81 journalists imprisoned.
Police say the 59-year-old actor was held on a disorderly conduct charge at Dallas Love Field.
Law enforcers had to use a stun gun. No other suspects are being sought.
Now the country's level of terrorist threat is defined as "serious" - just above the "critical".
A Namibian boxer has been arrested by Brazilian police on suspicion of attempting to sexually assault a maid in the Rio de Janeiro
36 year old Hamdi is the suspect in detainment.
Two weeks prior to the Olympics, Brazilian authorities announced the arrest of 10 people.