He spent another father’s day without his son
ADIYAMAN - Arrested because of his Islamic activities, closed Mustazaf-Der’s Kahta board member Mustafa Yetis’s father, was like Jacob missing his Joseph in another father’s day.
In another father’s day hundreds of fathers in the Islamic world are waiting a for news about their sons in prisons like Prophet Jacob was missing his son Joseph when he was put to prison. In Adiyaman and districts there were operations through NGOs which have Islamic sensitivities arrested and in the jail since 5 years Mustazaf-Der Kâhta board member Mustafa Yetis's father, Mehmet Yetis is just one of those fathers.
On 9th October 2010 in Adiyaman center, Samsat and Kahta district there were operations through NGOs with Islamic sensitivities In these operations, founding member of Adiyaman Vahdet-Der Hüseyin Demir, Ismail Alpaydın, Ahmet Yildirim, and in Kahta Mustazaf-Der Kahta board member Mustafa Yetis were taken into custody. Jailed because of his completely legal activities Mustafa Yetis was punished from the top limit with 10 years and 6 months imprisonment.
Legal activities were considered as a crime
There was indictment prepared for raids on Islamic NGOs by 3rd Heavy Penal Court of Malatya. In the indictment the crimes are; Celebrating sacred birth of Prophet, Protesting because Quran was burned, protesting Israel and United states, commemorating Fatima, to help poor people and even to go for a picnic was shown as organizational crime.
Arrested in Malatya sent E Type indoor prison Mustafa Yetis, after staying in Malataya Prison in approximately 2 years, was sent to Adiyaman prison which is his hometown after staying here about 6 months he was sent to Kocaeli prison which was 1000 kilometers away from his home the excuse was that there is was no space in the Adiyaman prison. . Then as a result of pressure from the family and the public, Yetis was removed to Adiyaman again.
His father almost taught Quran to anyone in the town
Yetis’s family is well known by their Islamic life so they were called ‘’the molla family’’ and loved by all at the town. Yetis’s father Mehmet Yetis using his house as a Quran course taught Quran to many people here for years. Now almost there is no one that didn’t learn Quran from him. Also many children that he taught Quran are politicians or teachers now.
Mother’s eyes got dry because of crying
Yetis’s mother Fatma was shocked because of her son being sent to other cities and she tried to stop the vehicle and she has problems with her knees ever since. Can walk hardly mother Fatma, have almost dried-eyes from crying. Having eye surgery mother Fatma said from crying now she haven’t no more drops left because her eyes got dried.
Missing his son, as Jacob was missing his Joseph
Missing his son for years as Prophet Jacob was missing his son Joseph, father Mehmet Yetis said: ‘’ My son is in prison for 5 years with no reason. He is not a criminal. I hope Allah will curse those who trapped my son, the reason that my son was arrested is because organizing birthday of Prophete Mouhammad, helping poor people, for god’s sake which one of these are crime.’’
Indicating that he is going to see his father every Thursday Mehmet Yetis’s son M. Nurullah Yetis said that his father had mo any crime, he was just arrested because of doing prayers, helping to poor people and because attending to holy birth of Prophet Mouhammad. (ILKHA)