The brutal murder of Özgecan Aslan, a 20-year-old university student from southern Turkey, triggered an avalanche of reactions throughout the country in the past few days.Here are the most important stories about this heinous crime in chronological order:
As the brutal murder of Özgecan Aslan has raised the debate on increasing penalties for such crimes, with some ministers saying the reintroduction of the death penalty could come onto the agenda, the EU has stated that it “remains against death penalty.”
Recep Tayyip Erdogan was speaking after a Turkish woman was beaten to death fighting off a man trying to rape her
Another kid wounded by police pepper gas canisters..
Öz: Former deputy public prosecutor threatened me over detainees of …
Öz, who was behind the investigation into Ergenekon, a clandestine terrorist network believed to have been behind been many violent attacks staged for the ultimate purpose of triggering a coup against the government, had been lauded and even assigned …
Ousted prosecutor Öz shares insights into Ergenekon