Police raid Kaktüs Young Women's Association in Kadıköy and take many women into custody
The police raided the Kaktüs Young Women's Association in Kadıköy and took many women into custody including SKM General Spokesperson Çiçek Otlu.
The Socialist Party of the Oppressed (ESP) wrote in a post shared on their social media account that the Kaktüs Young Women's Association in Istanbul Kadıköy was raided by the police. "Many socialist women, including our co-chair Özlem Gümüştaş and SKM General Spokesperson Çiçek Otlu, were detained under torture," the statement said, adding that “revolutionary socialist women shouted Jin Jiyan Azadi."
The names of those detained are as follows: Çiçek Otlu, Özlem Gümüştaş, Tanya Kara, Berfin Polat, Sinem Çelebi, Hacer Elçin, Leyla Can, Fatma Kanbolat, Meliha Kayacı, Songül Akbay and Elif Bayburt.