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Arrest warrant issued for author facing trial over history book

(BIANET/IFEX) - The 4 July 2007 hearing in the trial of Sirri Ozturk, publisher of Sorun Publishers, and author Osman Tiftikci, author of the book "The evolution of the army from Ottoman Times Until Today", was postponed.

The trial under Article 301, which was brought to court by the General Staff, will continue on 3 October. An arrest warrant was issued for Tiftikci in order to bring him to court.

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