A Political Hostage in Turkey: Selahattin Demirtas

By Azad F. Kurd 09/17/2019 On November 4th, 2016, former co-chair of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Selahattin Demirtas was taken from his house in Diyarbakir to Edirne High Security Prison. He was held in Edirne prison for 460 days before appearing in front of a judge. Demirtas was born during the year of 1973,…