Journalist Aslan detained after release from prison

Journalist Arif Aslan, whose recent release from prison was appealed against by a prosecutor, has been re-detained and taken to police department.

Journalists Arif Aslan and Selman Keleş had been arrested in Van province in March and released from prison following the first hearing on November 21, 8 months after their imprisonment.

After an appeal against their release, Arif Aslan has been re-detained in Van today and taken to provincial police department.

The journalist is expected to be referred to Heavy Penal Court today.