6 Turkish journalists sent to jail after losing appeals

6 Turkish journalists sent to jail after losing appeals

Six former journalists and staff in Turkey have returned to prison to serve their sentences after an appeals court confirmed their conviction on terror charges. The six were sentenced to less than five-year prison terms. The journalists belong to a paper, which is critical of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Their case has increased concerns over press freedom in Turkey.

Simone
Simone
NPC#1337 T3H H0nkulAr
NPC#1337 T3H H0nkulAr 1 year

Well that’ll teach them for trying to report anything non-state mandated.

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