Turkey arrests renowned journalists Ahmet and Mehmet Altan in Istanbul

Turkish dictator Recep Tayyip Erdogan

ISTANBUL (KDN) – Independent Journalism Platform (P24) reported that journalist -writer Ahmet Altan and his brother Prof. Dr. Mehmet Altan have been taken into custody by Islmist AKP government Saturday morning.

The two veteran journalist brothers have been targeted by government’s media for years. They were reportedly detained because of the statements they made on a TV program recently.