Erciş Co-mayor Diba Keskin remains in prison

VAN – In the case opened against 24 Kurdish politicians and Erciş Co-mayors Abdurrahman Çağan and Diba Keskin, only Abdurrahman Çağan has been released.

24 Kurdish politicians and Erciş Co-mayors Abdurrahman Çağan and Diba Keskin were imprisoned for attending “self-government” statement took place on October 12, 2015 in the Erciş district of Van. Today, the trial of 24 Kurdish politicians and co-mayors was held at the Erciş High Criminal Court. The lawyers and relatives of the politicians attended the trial. While the court rules the release of Co-mayor Abdurrahman Çağan, who was jailed pending trial, postponed the decision session to March 13.