Zehra Doğan is a Kurdish artist and journalist from Diyarbakir in Turkey. She is the editor of Jinha, a feminist Kurdish news agency with an all female staff. She was jailed for a painting of the destruction of the city of Nusaybin in 2017, and in 2018, the street artist Banksy created a mural of her in New York.
Senior comic book artist arrested w/ routine, ridiculous claim of "insulting the president". Kurtcabe, suffering from various medical conditions, needs int'l attention ASAP. #Turkey lacks freedom of exp. severely