🔸Nadine Maenza discusses north and east Syria
🔸Kurdish politician remains in Turkish prison
🔸Public outcry leads to arrest of ‘ISIS abductor’
🔸Nationwide protests erupt in Turkey#MedyaNews
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Nadine Maenza, former chair of the US Commission on International Religious Freedom, discusses her recent visit to North and East Syria and highlights the need for international support for the region.
Legal experts and activists question the extended detention of Kurdish politician Gültan Kışanak, who has been detained beyond Turkey’s maximum seven-year pretrial limit.
A wave of public outrage led to the arrest of Sabbah Ali Oruç, an alleged ISIS member, and the placement of an abducted Yazidi girl under state protection in Turkey. The girl had initially been returned to Oruç by the Directorate of Family and Social Services.
Nationwide protests surge after the tragic death of a student, Zeren Ertaş, in a faulty elevator at a government-run dormitory in Aydın, Turkey.