«This case and its indictment causes particular concern in regards the Right to Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the Press.»
This analysis is centered around an indictment against Reyhan Çapan, at the time Özgür Gündem’s editor-in-chief, Hüseyin Aykol and Emire Eren Keskin, co-editors-in-chief. All of them were and still are subject to numerous other criminal cases and have been sentenced to multiple years in prison in the past.
Hannah Beck and Clarissa Fondi have reviewed the indictment. You can read the full report here:
This report is a part of PEN Norway’s Turkey Indictment Project. Read the other reports from the project here.