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PENAL CODE

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Establishing Organisations for the Purpose of Committing Crimes
Article 220

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(8) A person who makes propaganda for an organization in a manner which would
legitimize or praise the terror organization’s methods including force, violence or
threats or in a manner which would incite use of these methods shall be sentenced to
a penalty of imprisonment for a term of one to three years. If the said crime is
committed through the press or broadcasting the penalty to be given shall be
increased by half. 44

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44 By Article 11 of the Law dated 11/4/2013 and no. 6459,the phrase included in this article “or aim of” was
amended as “in a manner which would legitimize or praise the terror organization’s methods including force,
violence or threats or in a manner which would incite use of these methods”.