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Turkey: Fear of torture: Sethettin Elci
9 June 1996

The above, aged 19, was detained in Guroymak, province of Bitlis, on 7 June 1996, on his way to Altinova to visit his family. It is not known where he ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/085/1996

Turkey: Fear of torture / torture / extrajudicial execution
6 June 1996

Azat Beyter, Sabri Beyter and 16 other male members of their family, Hafiz Ciftci, Cafer Ciftci and 17 other members of their family, Tahir Bal, Huseyin ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/082/1996

Turkey: medical concern: Ferzinde and Sirin Abi
5 June 1996

Ferzinde and Sirin Abi are a married Kurdish couple who were detained on 26 April 1996 and have now been formally arrested and committed to prison ...

Report       EUR 44/079/1996

Turkey: Dr Seyfettin Kizilkan
4 June 1996

Dr Seyfettin Kizilkan, President of the Diyarbakir Medical Association and head of the State Social Security Hospital in Diyarbakir, was detained on 5 ...

Report       EUR 44/076/1996

Turkey: Further information on: fear of torture / health concern
2 June 1996

Ferzinde Abi, Kurd aged 41(note correct spelling of name, age), Sirin Abi, wife of Ferzinde Abi, aged 36, mother of seven: Ferzinde Abi issued a statement ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/081/1996

Turkey: Further information on: fear of "disappearance" / fear ...
2 June 1996

Hanife Ruzgar (f) aged 47, Aycan Ruzgar (f) aged 27, Hanife's daughter, Fatma Ruzgar (f) aged 30, Hanife's daughter, Medeni Ruzgar, Fatma's husband ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/080/1996

52nd UN Commission on Human Rights: Statements and ...
31 May 1996

Amnesty International delivered one written and three oral statements to the 52nd session of the UN Commission on Human Rights. It made statements ...

Report       IOR 41/011/1996

Turkey: Fear of torture
29 May 1996

A. Kadir Bilen, aged 80, Omer Akbay, aged 75, A. Selim Dagkusu, aged 65: AI is concerned for the safety of the three elderly villagers named above who ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/078/1996

Turkey: Further information on: Fear of "disappearance" ...
23 May 1996

The above, a shopkeeper and a father of five, was released on 23 May 1996. Reportedly, he had been held by the gendarmerie in Bitlis and was severely ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/074/1996

Turkey: Further information on: fear of torture / medical ...
23 May 1996

Sabiha Budak (f), aged 18, Mehtap Kurucay (f), aged 19, Filiz Ozturk (f), aged 23; all working for the weekly newspaper Alinteri: All three women named ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/075/1996