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Turkey: ARTICLE 19 submits expert opinion in the case of brothers, Ahmet and Mehmet Altan


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Turkey: ARTICLE 19 submits expert opinion in the case of brothers, Ahmet and Mehmet Altan

The Altans have been charged with “attempting to overthrow the Turkish Grand National Assembly”, “attempting to overthrow the Government of Turkey”, “attempting to abolish the Constitutional order” and “Committing crimes on behalf of an armed terrorist organisation without being a member”. If found guilty, they could receive up to three aggravated life sentences.


By Article 19, UK.


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