Turkish Court Arrests 9 Staff Of Opposition Daily: Report

 Turkish court arrests 9 staff of opposition daily: report

ISTANBUL, Nov 5, (Pakistan Point News - 05th Nov, 2016 ) - An Istanbul court on Saturday remanded in custody ahead of trial nine staff from the opposition Cumhuriyet newspaper, in a case that had caused international concern, the Dogan news agency said. The nine placed under arrest after their detention earlier this week include prominent Names like the editor-in-chief Murat Sabuncu, cartoonist Musa Kart and columnist Kadri Gursel. They are charged with links to Kurdish militants and the group blamed for the July 15 coup bid.