Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan greets the crowd during Turkey's ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party's rally in Diyarbakir, on June 3, 2018. (AFP / PRESIDENTIAL PALACE / KAYHAN OZER)
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Turkish police have jailed one of the country's most prominent cartoonists to serve out a 14 month sentence first handed down last year on charges of insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkish media reported Tuesday.Kurtcebe was sentenced to a one year, two months and 15 days jail term for several caricatures he drew in 2015 .Musa Kart, a Cumhuriyet cartoonist who was sentenced to three years and nine months jail in April on charges of aiding outlawed "terrorist organisations" along with several other staff, lashed out at the court's verdict.
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