Turkey: Further Information on fear for safety/ ill-treatment/ legal concern: Mehmet Bal (m)

Turkey: Further Information on fear for safety/ ill-treatment/ legal concern: Mehmet Bal (m)

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Index Number: EUR 44/010/2008
Date Published: 17 June 2008
Categories: Turkey

Conscientious objector Mehmet Bal was transferred to a military prison in the southern city of Adana on 13 June 2008, to stand trial before a military court. Amnesty International considers him to be a prisoner of conscience, detained solely for refusing to serve in the armed forces.


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