Friday, November 09, 2007

Hrant Dink’s children abandon Turkey

07.11.2007 16:56 GMT+04:00
Turkey must wear this as a badge of shame!
Arat Dink, the son of slain Agos editor Hrant Dink, and his family abandoned Turkey and settled in Brussels, Inge Drost, a Spokesperson for the Federation of Armenian Organizations of the Netherlands, told a PanARMENIAN.Net reporter. Hrant Dink’s daughter domiciled at Hague last year, she said.

Turkish media says Arat Dink left Turkey because ‘he and his family were in jeopardy’.

In October Arat Dink stood trial under article 301 for re-publishing his father’s interview where he spoke about the Armenian Genocide, what is rated as “insulting Turkishness”

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