Turkish opposition party leader Canan Kaftancioglu leaving court on Friday, surrounded by supporters. Photo: AFP

Turkey opposition leader Canan Kaftancioglu gets nearly 10 years in jail for insulting president

  • The court found Kaftancioglu guilty of insulting Recep Tayyip Erdogan in social media posts between 2012 and 2017
  • The Republican People’s Party said the sentences must be confirmed by an appeal court before she can be sent to prison
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Turkish opposition party leader Canan Kaftancioglu leaving court on Friday, surrounded by supporters. Photo: AFP
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