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Erdogan Government Accelerates Crackdown on Opposition in Turkey

Journalist Hakan Gülseven, who is a member of United June Movement’s executive committee and executive editor of Redaktif.net, is taken into custody after “yes” result in referendum.

The reports said that Hakan Gülseven is taken into custody at his family’s house in Ayvalık, where he went for voting.

STATEMENT FROM RED MAGAZINE AND REDAKTİF TEAM

RED Magazine and Redaktif team made a statement following this news.  Here is the statement: “Our friend Hakan Gülseven, member of United June Movement’s executive committee and executive editor of Redaktif, is taken into custody by palace’s polices in this morning. This custody is followed by the fear and witch-hunt politics that ran through April 16 referendum. AKP tried to prevent “no” result with questionable votes and party militias with guns but their plays are foozled. Our friend Hakan Gülseven is taken into custody because he shouted the truth that No won. We stand with our friend and we will continue to shout No’s victory. “

 

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