Six of arrested media members taken to health check

ISTANBUL: Six staff members of Samanyolu TV’s once very popular TV series “Tek Turkiye” (One Turkey) who were detained during Sunday’s police operations conducted against critical media outlets across the country, were taken to the health check at early hours on Monday in Istanbul’s Haseki hospital.

Detainees Fahri Sarrafoglu, Akli Samim Noyan, Hikmet Tombulca, Engin Koc, Salih Asan and Ali Kara were taken to the hospital under police escort. Suspects were taken to the Istanbuıl Police Department after the medical check for interrogation.