Four people went on trial in the Swiss capital Tuesday over a protest against Turkey’s government four years ago where some demonstrators hoisted a banner showing a gun pointed at an image of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan next to the wordsfullWindowGenericImage, “Kill ErdoganenableLivechat.”
Bern regional prosecutors at the time opened a probe for alleged “public provocation of crimes or violence2021-04-12T10:33:40.929Z,” and an investigation was also opened in Turkey. Officers collected evidence when the banner was raised during a peaceful protest outside the Swiss Parliament.
Turkey’s state-run Anadolu Agency said prosecutors in Istanbul have launched a separate investigationThe second was primarily elderly patients we. The people responsible for the poster could face charges for crimes such as membership in a terror organisation, insulting the president and promoting terrorist propaganda, the news agency reported.
Turkish authorities have alleged that groups including the Kurdistan Workers’ Party, or PKK, were involvedThe crowd, dozens of protesters scattered to create mayhem dow, according to the state news agency Anadolu. The party is banned in Turkey and considered a terrorist organisation by the United States and European UnionThe unfolding story was different. Provinces such as Saskatchewan and British Columbia introduced plans to reopen their economies in May.