16 journalists arrested and sent to prison

DİYARBAKIR - 16 journalists were arrested out of 22 people detained in Diyarbakır on June 8.
As part of the investigation conducted by the Diyarbakır Chief Public Prosecutor's Office, 16 journalists were arrested from 22 people detained on June 8. JINNEWS Manager Safiye Alagaş, DFG Co-chair Serdar Altan, MA Editor Aziz Oruç, Xwebûn Editor-in-Chief Mehmet Ali Ertaş, Zeynel Abidin Bulut, Ömer Çelik, Mazlum Doğan Güler, İbrahim Koyuncu, Neşe Toprak, Elif Üngür, Abdurrahman Öncü, Suat Doğuhan, Remziye Temel, Ramazan Geciken, Lezgin Akdeniz and Mehmet Şahin who were referred to the Magistrate 's Court on Duty were arrested.
Journalists Esmer Tunç, Mehmet Yalçın, Kadir Bayram, Feynaz Koçuk and İhsan Ergülen were released with judicial control measures.
Journalists and families waiting in front of the courthouse protested the decision with the slogans "Free press cannot be silenced", "We will resist and win" and "Bexwedan Jiyan e".

View More Articles

12:14 Call to bar associations for Öcalan:Guarantee of the implementation of the rules of law in a country is the defense
12:04 HPG statement on the 'missing martyr'
11:58 ​​​​​​​Experts reveal major regional scheme to smuggle ISIS from Al-Hol camp
17:09 SDF: Service institutions are targeted in attacks
16:57 Call from Switzerland Freedom for Abdullah Öcalan Committee: The meeting should be held
14:41 Policy in Rojava attacks
14:27 The request for the dismissal of the case against Aydoğan was rejected.
14:24 Lawyers of Öcalan submits new application for a visit in İmralı
14:23 Şenyaşar family: If there is no justice, everyone is guilty
14:23 Armored vehicle belonging to Turkey crushed a woman and her child
13:12 War budget confession from AKP: An ammunition is 5 million dollars
08:52 Attacks continue in Northern and Eastern Syria
16:00 Curfew declared in Siirt due to military operation
14:21 Ferit Şenyaşar: They will not look people in the eye before they see my mother
13:06 Prisoner released after 30 years of imprisonment, arrested again
10:23 CPT must announce its report immediately
09:43 Kurdish politician Botan: Turkey's war crimes are being covered up
09:39 Bomb attack in Qamishlo
09:20 Extradited by Turkey, Mahmut Tat arrested
09:18 Turkey's chemical attacks on the headline of L’Humanite
14:25 Morality police activity suspended in Iran
11:06 Turkish attack on Til Temir
10:07 Lawyer of Kurdish immigrant denounces Sweden for extraditing his client to Turkey
10:00 Elçioğlu who lost her husband in Kobanê resistance: Turkey's attacks must be stopped
09:28 CPT's ambigious answer about seeing Öcalan
16:08 Declaration against isolation and attacks from KNK
16:02 They called out in front of the bombed newspaper: We will not be silent.
16:00 Şenyaşar: Those who do not see injustice will lose in Turkey
15:59 Chatting prohibited in İmralı
14:46 Murder of Dilan Kortak: Investigation not conducted impartially
13:41 Interim decision in Kobanê Case: All demands rejected
13:12 Sweden extradited Mahmut Tat to Turkey
12:51 Lokman Werdi: Turkey is invading the lands of Kurdistan
11:27 Bêrîvan Xalid: We will nullify Turkey's attacks
11:00 8 TJA activists arrested
10:46 Request for arrest of TJA activists
10:43 Ekti, who fell ill in Ankara Courthouse, was taken to the hospital
15:50 21 proposals for women in custody from 21 women
15:48 Fincancı's indictment accepted
15:46 Turkish air strike on Sharbajer
15:45 Military operation in Omeriya
14:36 Ferit Şenyaşar: Erdogan has to see this mother
14:27 Operation to arrest Yüksel, who died 5 years ago
14:17 Women did not testify to Ankara Police
13:35 No response to the CPT application made to CIMER!
13:35 105 lawyers applied to Diyarbakır Bar Association for isolation
13:34 Aydın: Chaos will continue as long as isolation is not abandoned
12:38 New application submitted by Öcalan's family and legal guardian
12:37 Bomb attack against Kurdish newspaper Özgür Ülke to be protested
12:30 Journalists in prison for 35 for no reason: Prosecutor's on leave, objection not processed