A former disciple of Adnan Oktar has said the controversial televangelist wanted all his surgically-enhanced female followers to have certain facial and bodily features because of his earlier life experiences in front of shanty night clubs in Ankara.
Turkish officials have begun demolishing parts of the Istanbul mansion owned by Adnan Oktar, the controversial televangelist who was arrested in August with 168 of his followers.
Adnan Oktar (C) is seen with his "kittens" in this file photo
Turkish police have reportedly seized truckloads of antique objects owned by controversial televangelist Adnan Oktar, including a "highly valuable" Torah manuscript.
Access to a total of 121 websites affiliated with the controversial televangelist Adnan Oktar and his group have been blocked on the ground that the websites act like the media organ of the organization.
The world-famous Turkish pianist and composer Fazıl Say has claimed that members of the Gülen network - which authorities refer to as the Fethullahist Terrorist Organization (FETÖ) - in the Turkish Foreign Ministry tried to prevent his concerts from taking place abroad along with a smear campaign against him by the followers of the controversial Turkish televangelist Adnan Oktar.
The controversial Turkish televangelist Adnan Oktar, who was arrested by an Istanbul court on July 19, had ordered his physician, dubbed "Dr. Mengele," to carry out HIV tests on his favorite female followers, whom he called his "kittens."
The controversial Turkish televangelist Adnan Oktar, who was arrested by an Istanbul court on July 19, told the police that Britain's Queen Elizabeth II sent a delegation to President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to "kindly ask" for his arrest.