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Turkey: fear for safety / fear of torture
7 March 1996

Yucel Saricoban, aged 24, Aydin Ipci, aged 29, Songul Ozbakir (f), civil servant, aged 25, Ali Baba Karakas, aged 33, a visitor to his house, name not ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/036/1996

Turkey: further information on fear for safety / fear of torture ...
6 March 1996

Ishak Tepe was reportedly released on 4 March 1996.

Urgent Action       EUR 44/035/1996

Turkey: Lawyers severely ill-treated outside Buca prison in ...
1 March 1996

In September 1995 11 lawyers were ill-treated and detained by police outside Buca Prison in Izmir where they had gone to visit clients. The lawyers are ...

Report       EUR 44/031/1996

Turkey: fear for safety / fear of torture
1 March 1996

Ismail Demir and Ismail Keskin, former headman of Kazan village, were detained during a police operation in Hakkari, southeast Turkey. Although ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/034/1996

Iran: Amnesty International concerned about possible ...
28 February 1996

News Service 39/96. AI INDEX: MDE 13/07/96. 28 FEBRUARY 1996. IRAN: AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL CONCERNED ...

Press Release       MDE 13/007/1996

Turkey: fear for safety / fear of torture: Ishak Tepe
26 February 1996

Ishak Tepe was detained on 24 February 1996. AI fears that he may be facing torture during interrogation.

Urgent Action       EUR 44/033/1996

Turkey: Correction to public misrepresentation of Amnesty ...
19 February 1996

News Service 30/96. AI INDEX: EUR 44/28 /96. 19 FEBRUARY 1996. TURKEY: CORRECTION TO PUBLIC MISREPRESENTATION ...

Press Release       EUR 44/028/1996

Turkey: Medical concern: Gulderan Baran
15 February 1996

AI has received information concerning Guldren Baran, who was tortured in police custody in August 1995. As a result of repeated hanging she has suffered ...

Report       EUR 44/020/1996

Turkey: fear for safety / fear of torture: Nair Aydemir
15 February 1996

Naif Aydemir, a Kurd, aged 23, was abducted on 15 February 1996. It is feared that he may "disappear" or be tortured in custody or become the victim ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/027/1996

Turkey: fear of torture: Teyfik Eren
13 February 1996

On 12 February 1996 Teyfik Eren, editor of Govend arts magazine, was detained in Diyarbakir. It is feared that he may be subjected to torture while in ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/026/1996