Top Court Upholds Life Sentence for Journalists Altan Brothers, Ilicak

A regional court of appeals has upheld the aggravated life imprisonment handed down to six defendants, including prominent journalists Ahmet Altan, Mehmet Altan and Nazli Ilicak, who are accused of having links to plotters of 2016’s coup attempt targeting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the Turkish media reported on Tuesday.