MEDIA MONITORING DATABASE
Killing of Güngör Arslan
RELATED PERSON OR INSTITUTION
Güngör Arslan
CITY
Kocaeli
YEAR OF INTERFERENCE
2022
LAST UPDATED
19/02/2022
TYPE OF STATEMENT
Political
MEDIUM
Print Media
Newspaper
THE TITLE OF WHOSE RIGHT IS INTERFERED
The Owner (Person) of the Media Outlet
RIGHTS GUARANTEED UNDER THE RIGHT OF FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION
Right to Impart Information and Ideas
TYPE OF INTERFERENCE
Third-Party Interference
Physical Interference

Released in September 2021 in the trial where he was facing “blackmailing” charges and having written about a tender at the Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality, Kocaeli Ses newspaper’s owner Güngör Arslan lost his life in an armed attack (February 19).