The Case of the Özgür Gündem Raid
22. April 2021. Author: Çiçek Tahaoğlu.
PEN Norway’s trial monitor observed the 9th hearing in the case against journalists and staff of closed Kurdish newspaper Özgür Gündem.
As part of its Turkey Indictment Project, PEN Norway is studying the indictment in this case, which has lasted now for 5 years, and our Austrian legal experts will report on the case in early July, 2021. You can read the hearing report and comments of the defence lawyer in English and Turkish here: