Over thirty people detained in Urfa and Diyarbakır
28 May 2012
Many BDP executives are among the people taken into custody this morning
New wave of searches and detentions today in Urfa and Diyarbakır where a total of 35 people, included many BDP executives, have been taken into custody.
In Urfa many houses have been searched by police who detained, among others, BDP Abdurrahim Demir, BDP councillor Hasan Karaoğlan, Abdulhalim Dayan, former deputy mayor Ahmet Dağtekin, BDP Halil Şahin, Cemil Tuncer, council workers Süphi Zengin, Yavuz İleri, MEYADER İbrahim Avcı and Ecevit Yavuz.
In Diyarbakır and Bismil many addresses have been raided by police and between 6 and 10 people have been taken into custody.
ANF / DIYARBAKIR/URFA
ANF NEWS AGENCY