War Resisters? International has been informed today that Turkish conscientious objector İnan Suver has been arrested today while trying to get an ID paper from the office of his municipality. During the check of his identity and came out that his address was listed as the address of a ?deserter?, and police was called to arrest him. He was first brought to the police station, and later this morning to Bakirkoy court, where his detention was ordered. He has been sent to Kasimpasa military prison, and it is expected that he will be transferred to Izmir soon.
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Il y a quelques jours, je terminais un billet sur les émeutes et les confrontations ethniques à Inegöl (Bursa) et à Dörtyol (province d?Hatay) en disant que des provocations comme l?attaque d?une voiture de police qui avait servi de déclencheur aux émeutes de Dörtyol – alors attribuée au PKK – n?étaient pas facilement identifiables et qu?on pouvait tout aussi bien y voir la main de l?Etat profond.