Turkish authorities released journalist detained earlier from the Netherlands Ebru Umar. About this she said on her Twitter page.
“To be free. But under recognizance not to leave”, — she wrote.
Columnists Metro Ebru Umar, criticized Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, was detained on Saturday in the Turkish city of Kusadasi. She wrote a critical article for the newspaper, and then posted excerpts from the material in his microblog on Twitter. The article dealt with the scandal that erupted after the Turkish Consulate has sent Turkish organizations in the Netherlands a letter in asking them to report all cases of abuse in social networks and mass media of Turkey and of Erdogan personally.