Mothers detained in Bakırköy referred to court
Mothers of prisoners who were taken into custody during the police crackdown in front of Bakırköy Women’s Closed Prison, have been referred to court.
Families of prisoners who are on hunger strike demanding the end of the isolation of Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Öcalan, were repeatedly subjected to violence during the police crackdown on their protest in front of Bakırköy Women’s Closed Prison on Thursday.
14 mothers and a lawyer were taken into custody during the attack. The detainees gave their statements at Çağlayan Courthouse where Turkish authorities issued a demand for their arrest.