In my letters, I asked for the President and Prime Minister to tackle looters, who own media institutions, and to raise the issue in Parliament. Now these people are trying to quell me through their publications and broadcasts. I will show this looting coalition that honorable people are courageous. They cannot silence me!”
Dogan said that the Uzan family, Dinc Bilgin-Turgay Ciner, and Mehmet Emin Karamehmet, who looted either the banks or companies of their groups, were propagandizing against himself.