Turkish prosecutor not launch investigation on the coup in Egypt

Ankara Chief Prosecutor said there was no investigation on the coup in Egypt.

Turkish prosecutor not launch investigation on the coup in Egypt

World Bulletin / News Desk

Public Prosecutor of Ankara on Thursday said there was no official investigation launched on the military coup in Egypt. 

According to a written statement by the Public Prosecutor of Ankara the authorities just processed a petition on the issue. 

Statement says a non-governmental organization submitted a petition on July 9, 2013 which was processed according to the code of criminal procedure, paragraph 158.

The non-governmental human rights organization MAZLUMDER filed a criminal complaint to the Public Prosecutor of Ankara about the military coup in Egypt and some persons such as Egyptian military chief and Defense Minister Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Chairman of MAZLUMDER Ahmet Faruk Unsal said according to the Turkish criminal law, paragraph 13, "Every political, religious, philosophical or race action against a person outside the Turkish border" can be evaluated at Turkish courts. 

 

Last Mod: 11 Temmuz 2013, 17:07
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