detainees

149 Kobane detainees to be deported

15.10.2014
Translated from Turkish by Translators for Justice
Source: http://www.diclehaber.com/tr/news/content/view/425118?page=2&from=2975960978

URFA- Kobane citizens, who crossed the Turkish border at Mursitpinar Border Crossing with the approval of Turkish authorities, were arrested at their arrival and were kept in custody since then. It’s claimed that they will be deported to Efrin or Cizre cantons very soon. Whilst detainees refuse to be deported, the head of Urfa Bar Association, Ali Fuat Bucak, declared that the detention of Kobane citizens and their deportation is a serious breach of law. (more…)