HDP politicians were not even given a chance to defend themselves. AKP government does not even pretend to show there is an ongoing judicial process.
There is not a single person in this courtroom – neither the defendants nor the prosecutors nor the international observers – who believe that this trial is actually about “justice.” It is plainly about persecution, making the charade of the trial feel completely surreal. pic.twitter.com/UGYhKxVqFA
— David Adler (@davidrkadler) April 26, 2021