Co-mayors Sadiye Süer and Fatma Doğan jailed

DİYARBAKIR/URFA – Kulp Co-mayor Sadiye Süer Baran, Bozova Co-mayors Fatma Doğan and Zeynel Taş and Viranşehir Co-mayor Emrullah Cin have been jailed.

Kulp Co-mayor Sadiye Sürer was taken into custody on December 26. After 11 days in Kulp District Gendarmerie Command, Sadiye was sent to the courthouse. Sadiye has been jailed on charges of “being member of an [illegal] organization” and “making propaganda of an [illegal] organization”.

Within the scope of detention operations launched after the attack in Beşiktaş, Istanbul, about 250 people were detained in Urfa. Viranşehir Co-mayor Emrullah Cin, Bozova Co-mayors Fatma Doğan and Zeynel Taş were among the detained people. Today, co-mayors were sent to the court and they have been jailed on charges of “being members of an [illegal] organization”.