Turkey: Further information on possible extrajudicial executions / fear for safety: Mehmet Salih Sabuttekin, Rebih Cabuk, Sefer Cerf and Haci Sait Macir - all killed; Samet Yaman, Masallah Kasaphan, Hakki Kuru, Abdurrahman Yakut, Sehmuz Ozgun, Mehmet Turm
There is serious concern for the safety of Ahmet Karatekin, HADEP board member in Seyhan, who has been targeted for police harassment, including repeated detention, insults, threats and ill-treatment, since the beginning of 1995. AI is concerned that he may be at risk of extrajudicial execution, as in the cases of other HADEP officials in Adana who suffered similar harassment before being killed.
Choose a language to view report
- Guinea: Preventing the excessive use of force and respecting freedom of peaceful assembly in the run-up to the 2015 elections and beyond – A Call to Action
- Viet Nam: All prisoners of conscience must be immediately and unconditionally released
- Amnesty International’s observations on the draft General Comment on Article 4 of the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights (Right to Life)