Jun 21, 2019
On June 24, the trial of Osman Kavala and 15 other people will begin in Istanbul, Turkey. They are civil society activists who have been charged with attempting to overthrow the Turkish government by organizing and financing the 2013 Gezi Park Protests, among other charges. If found guilty, the defendants could face a possible sentence of life in prison. Nate Schenkkan, Director for Special Research at Freedom House, joins this conversation.
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