Catalan MP Mireia Vehi detained at Istanbul airport

Catalan deputy Mireia Vehi

ISTANBUL (KDN) – Catalan MP Mireia Vehi and activist Maria Juez from Justa Revalta have been detained by Turkish authorities at Istanbul airport after arriving from Spain.

According to Kurdish DIHA News Agency, Catalan Deputy Vehi and activist Juez, who were invited by Kurdish Women Organization to attend March 8. International Women’s Day program in Amed (Diyarbakir), were deported after hours of interrogation by Turkish police.