Man arrested for insulting President Erdogan on social media

Cemil Cagiran

28-year-old Cemil Cagiran, who lives in the city of Edirne, has been claimed to have insulted President Erdogan on social media, and was subsequently detained. Cagiran was arrested by the court later on.

The District Police Department determined that Cagiran was sharing posts that insulted President Erdogan. As a result, his home was raided by officers, who detained him and also discovered an unregistered pistol as well as ammunition. Cagiran was later arrested with the charge of “insulting the President”.

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