Theocratic state, morality police: night watchmen begin to work!

ISTANBUL – Armed ‘night watchmen’ have begun to work as of this night in Istanbul. The women construe the night watchmen, which mean increasing the control on women, as “the practice of theocratic state and morality police”.

386 armed night watchmen began to work last night in Istanbul. The team called “Night Eagles” will be in the streets throughout the whole night.

During the state of emergency, male violence and the pressure on women are increasing. The night watchmen practice that will pave the way to the attacks on women’s bodies and will is a sign of the AKP policies.

The women construe the night watchmen, which mean increasing the control on women, as “the practice of theocratic state and morality police”.

Special forces members gave lesson to them

Istanbul Police Headquarters has announced that the armed night watchmen would be in the streets throughout the whole night allegedly “providing security in neighborhoods”. 8,320 people had applied for the job to be night watchmen. 700 people were chosen among them. The night watchmen took lesson from special forces members.