Özgür Gündem publisher Sancılı arrested

Kemal Sancılı, publisher of the Özgür Gündem newspaper shut down by AKP-MHP, has been arrested.

Publisher of the Özgür Gündem newspaper shut down on October 29, 2016 by AKP-MHP was detained in Ipsala, Edirne two days ago.

Sancılı was taken to the Ipsala Courthouse today after the police procedures.

Sancılı appeared before a judge and was remanded in custody, to be sent to the Silivri Prison.