‘Hurryiet Daily News’ reports that the Peace and Democracy Party (BDP) has announced that the deputy mayor of the southeastern province of Siirt, A.Ç., has been discharged from the party after being caught with two minors in his private car. BDP has an uncompromising policy and stance against violations of the rights of women and children, including sexual abuse, a statement said. “Every kind of abuse of children is something [we] can never accept whoever does it and is a situation that we take a principled stand on,” the party said.
BDP expels deputy mayor accused of child sexual abuse
16 Jul 2013
Hurriyet Daily News