21 octombrie 2019

3 suspended HDP mayors arrested due to terrorist links


Three mayors from the pro-PKK Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), who were suspended from their duties due to their terrorist links, were arrested yesterday.Diyarbakır Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Adnan Selçuk Mızraklı, Kayapınar Municipality Mayor Kezban Yılmaz and Bismil Municipality Mayor Orhan Ayaz were arrested following an investigation with charges of "being a member of a terrorist group" and "spreading propaganda for a terrorist group."The HDP mayors of Diyarbakır, Van and Mardin [...]