Diyarbakýr court rejects release of jailed BDP deputies

December 2013
Journal of Turkish Weekly;12/16/2013, p3
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The article discusses the refusal of the 5th Diyarbakyr High Criminal Court to release 2 detained Peace and Democracy Party (BDP) deputies as another prosecutor asked another Diyarbakyr court to reject requests for the release of 3 other jailed BDP deputies. The court rejected the requests for deputies -rahim Aýhan, -nlýurfa and Gülser Yýldýrým despite a recent Constitutional Court ruling paving the way for the release of main opposition deputy Mustafa Balbay.


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