MEDIA MONITORING DATABASE
Detention of Korkusuz newspaper columnist Ahmet Takan
RELATED PERSON OR INSTITUTION
Ahmet Takan
CITY
Ankara
YEAR OF INTERFERENCE
2021
LAST UPDATED
08/02/2021
TYPE OF STATEMENT
Political
MEDIUM
Print Media
Newspaper
THE TITLE OF WHOSE RIGHT IS INTERFERED
Journalist
RIGHTS GUARANTEED UNDER THE RIGHT OF FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION
Right to Impart Information and Ideas
TYPE OF INTERFERENCE
Judicial Interference
Public Prosecution Offices
Taking into custody

Even though he had submitted a petition and requested that his statement be taken at the Bakırköy 16th Criminal Court of First Instance, a detention warrant was issued against journalist Ahmet Takan. He was detained by the police in Ankara (February 8).