Demirtaş and Kışanak strongly criticized PM Erdoğan’s statements in which he accused BDP members of terrorism hinting that BDP deputies should therefore be deprived of their parliamentary immunity.
Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Minister Binali Yıldırım referred to social media a “threat” that needs to be contained. Minister Yıldırım later denied allegations that they were working on measures to censure social media, but Dr. Özgür Uçkan from Istanbul’s Bilgi University expressed doubt about his statement.
After allegations regarding sexual abuse of children and juveniles at the Pozantı Prison in Adana, an international campaign has been launched to cite the issue to UNICEF, the children organization of the UN.
A mass grave is to be opened tomorrow in the Dargeçit Town of Mardin on the claims that seven people who were taken under custody by the Dargeçit Gendarmerie Command some 17 years ago might be buried there.