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Friday, January 20, 2017

Washington has expressed concern about removal of inviolability from deputies in Turkey


The US is concerned about the Turkish draft law on deprivation of deputies of inviolability. This was stated by U.S. state Department spokesman mark Toner.

According to him, the Ministry assured that the amendment to the Constitution, which will remove the parliamentary immunity of more than 100 members of Parliament will have a negative effect on freedom of expression in Turkey”. Toner also said that the United States will continue to monitor the process of adoption of a new amendment, which must be signed by the President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Earlier it was reported that the Turkish Parliament has approved a bill that provides for the removal of inviolability from deputies. Against the adoption of the document by the Pro-Kurdish Party democracy peoples.

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