Case of Ethem Sarisuluk 5th Trial
The 5th trial of the case, related to the death of Ethem Sarisuluk because of the gun fire shot by the cop Ahmet Şahbaz, held today. There were lots of police and gendarme forces both before and during the trial. The families of Berkin Elvan, Abdullah Cömert ve Ahmet Atakan who died during Gezi events, were also there. The suspect Ahmet Şahbaz kept his silence, and his atterneys claimed that it was self-defence because there were lots of stones coming towards him. The court declined the detention request and postponed the trial to July, 7th.