May 9, 2017
The Supreme Board of Judges and Prosecutors (HSYK) has decided to reshuffle 1,035 judges and prosecutors on Tuesday following Friday’s mass purge in the judiciary. According to a written statement issued on the website of the HSYK, 10 administrative officers have also been reshuffled.
A total of 4,238 judges and prosecutors have been dismissed and thousands have been replaced since failed coup attempt on July 15, 2016, according to the HSYK.
On Friday, the HSYK dismissed 107 judges and prosecutors over their alleged links to Gülen movement.