Imprisoned pro-Kurdish leader given 14-month jail sentence for ‘insulting’ Erdoğan

Facebook Twitter reddit Gmail Figen Yüksekdağ, former co-chairperson of the pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), has been given a prison sentence of 14 months on charges of insulting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. According to the Cumhuriyet daily, the decision was made by the Mersin 7th Penal Court of First Instance. Yüksekdağ is already in … Continue reading Imprisoned pro-Kurdish leader given 14-month jail sentence for ‘insulting’ Erdoğan