Lawyer Barış Yıldırım and his 3 colleagues filed a criminal complaint at the Tunceli Chief Public Prosecutor’s Office regarding the death of 8 wild goats without any scar on their bodies on January 4 in the village of Çanakçı, Mazgirt District of Tunceli.
Lawyers, which is Turkey’s signing also under “European Wildlife and Natural Habitats Protection Convention exact Protected by Types” in that there are also the ibex and chamois and “deliberate capture or killing” pointed out that it is forbidden.
In the petition, it was emphasized that the wild goat and hook horned mountain goat also have a sacred meaning in the belief of the people of the region.
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