My spouse does not pay alimony. What happens if I complain?

The main provision in the Turkish penal code is that no one can be deprived of his or her liberty for economic reasons. However, alimony debt is exempt from this general rule. If the alimony debts are not paid, the spouse has the right to make a complaint against the non paying spouse. As a result of this complaint, the court will impose a separate penalty for each unpaid alimony