People’s Democratic Party (HDP)

EU slams Turkish moves against Kurdish party, legislator

EU slams Turkish moves against Kurdish party, legislator

  • Omer Faruk Gergerlioglu was expelled from parliament after an appeals court upheld his conviction on terrorist propaganda charges over a social media post
  • Gergerlioglu, a human rights advocate and lawmaker from the HDP party, said the case against him was politically motivated and that he was unjustly stripped of his seat
By AP ·