A Chief Public Prosecutor launched an investigation against Leyla Zana, former deputy of banned Democracy Party (DEP), regarding her remarks at a mass meeting in northeastern city of Igdir.
Igdir's Chief Public Prosecutor Mustafa Kucuk said in a written statement on Saturday that an investigation was launched against Leyla Zana and Mehmet Nuri Gunes regarding the content of their speeches at a mass meeting in Igdir on Friday.
He said an extensive investigation is under way. At a mass meeting in Igdir on Friday, Leyla Zana said "it is time to divide Turkey into states. Ankara, divide the country into states and establish the state of Kurdistan."
Güncelleme Tarihi: 22 Temmuz 2007, 10:00