Demirtaş Appears in Court Once Again

ERBIL – People’s Democratic Party (HDP) co-chair Selahattin Demirtaş once again on Wednesday appeared in court in Ankara, the capital of Turkey.

Selahattin Demirtaş, for the second time appeared in court on Wednesday for the accusations made against him of “insulting the president” in his comments.

The Kurdish lawmaker on January 17th was initially in court, but the trial was postponed for February 14th.

HDP co-chair Selahattin Demirtaş was imprisoned on November 4th, 2016, being accused of “insulting the Turkish president”, but these accusations were refuted by the Kurdish the accused.