Kurdish writer jailed for his posts on social media
Turkey arrested Kurdish author Mirza Kurt on Friday for his posts on social media.
A Turkish court arrested author Mirza Kurt for his posts on social media on Friday in Cizre, a district of Sirnak province.
Kurt had been detained three days ago by Turkish police in Cizre. On Friday he was taken to the courthouse where he stood trial for the allegations made by the prosecutor’s office.
The judge ordered Kurt’s arrest for his posts on social media and some notes on his notebook.