Court acquits man who likened Erdoğan to Gollum character

A court in the western province of Aydın on Tuesday acquitted physician Bilgin Çiftçi, who faced charges of insulting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan by pointing out similarities between Erdoğan and Gollum, a fictional character, in a Facebook post. Çiftçi shared three facial expressions of Erdoğan and Gollum side by side on his Facebook page … Continue reading Court acquits man who likened Erdoğan to Gollum character