Turkish writer of Armenian origin escapes from jail

Sat 15 July 2017 05:38 GMT | 09:38 Local Time

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According to reports in Turkish press, Turkish writer of Armenian origin Sevan Nishanyan has escaped from prison and left Turkey.

According to Oxu.Az, Nishanyan confirmed the information in a telephone conversation, but refused to provide details.

It should be reminded that Sevan Nishanyan was sentenced by the Turkish court to 17 years of imprisonment.




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