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French student sentenced to jail in Turkey for terrorist propaganda

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Text by HÜRRIYET DAILY NEWS

Latest update : 2013-02-15

A Turkish court sentenced French student Sevil Sevimli to more than five years in prison on Friday for "terrorist propaganda" but allowed her to return to France pending an appeal.

Sevil Sevimli, a young French student of Turkish origin who was participating in an exchange program at Anadolu University in Eskişehir, was convicted to five years, two months and 15 days in prison for “making terrorist propaganda,” today by an Eskişehir court.

Click here to read more on Hürriyet Daily News.

Date created : 2013-02-15

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