Necmettin Asma has been an illustrator for Daily Sabah since 2014, drawing for the Op-Ed articles. He has published several storybooks and children’s books on graphics and illustration. Asma is the co-founder and art director of the Turkish-language magazine Temmuz (July). Additionally, he has been creating illustrations for the prominent political magazine, Kriter (Criteria), as well as drawing cartoons for the humor magazines Cafcaf and Hacamat. Born in 1978 in İskenderun, Hatay, Asma is currently studying Fine Arts at Istanbul's Marmara University. The father of two is also an activist, working for human rights issues.