On Erdogan’s oppressive rule

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“ This is not rule of law. This is undermining the law. The government is saying if you oppose the regime we are planning to plant in Turkey, you will find yourself in prison and we will isolate you from the outside world (…) Democracy means plurality. The concept of plurality is being abolished with these actions against newspapers, and Turkey is being put in a position where there is only one voice ”

Baris Yarkadas, member of the Republican People’s Party (CHP)

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