Actor Barış Atay Detained

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Actor Barış Atay has been detained by the gendarmerie in Dalyan district in Muğla on the ground of a detention warrant issued for him.

Participating in the Gezi Resistance, Atay had objected to the (Topçu Kışlası) Artillery Barracks planned to be built in Gezi Park.

Atay had gone to Reyhanlı following the explosion killing 52 people and met with the families in the district to express his condolences.

On November 2013, he was detained in İstanbul for being allegedly linked with Redhack, a hacker group. He was released following three days of detention. (HK/TK)