AKP unveils bill to reduce prison population amid pandemic, excludes inmates charged with ‘terrorism’

Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) and its ally the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) on Tuesday revealed a jointly drafted bill allowing the partial release of the country’s incarcerated population as a measure against the COVID-19 outbreak, Euronews Turkish service reported. The long-awaited bill regulating criminal enforcement laws was[Read More…]