Demirtas case: What additional pressures Turkey might face?

Demirtas case: What additional pressures Turkey might face?

From: Hot Pursuit
by Ahval
0 0 10 months ago
The European Court of Human Rights on Tuesday ruled that Turkey violated the right to speedy trial of pro-Kurdish politician Selahattin Demirtas, and called for his release.

Demirtas, a recent presidential candidate and one of Turkey’s best-known politicians, was sentenced to four years in jail on terrorism changes in September, after nearly two years in prison awaiting trial.

Andrew Gardner, a Turkey researcher for Amnesty International, talks to Ahval editor @dlepeska about the ECHR's ... See More

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