The journalist was not immediately imprisoned, because he still has the opportunity to appeal.
A court in Istanbul sentenced journalist Palin Unker to 13 months and 15 days in prison for her materials on the relation of ex-Prime Minister with offshore companies on the basis of these documents the firm Mossack Fonseca in the framework of the «Panamanian archive».
Material Unker was published in Cumhuriyet in which it is no longer working. Her exposure was associated with «Panamanian archive» who uncovered the data used by politicians and celebrities of offshore structures.
Former Prime Minister binalı yıldırım and his two sons filed for Unker to court in November 2017. They complained about the articles about the possible links of the sons of Yildirim with 5 offshore companies in Malta.
Journalist neither was immediately placed in jail because he still has the opportunity to appeal. However, she in excuse I believe.