agriculture policy protest

Arikli to Sue Farmer Over Ongoing Protest

In Northern Cyprus, Transport Minister Erhan Arikli is suing Mustafa Naimogullari over alleged slander during ongoing protests by local farmers against the government’s decision to import meat. The tensions have escalated, with farmers protesting the importation plans aimed at reducing consumer prices, prompting legal action and further complications in the delicate balancing act between supporting local producers and meeting consumer demands.