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Turkey: Further information on fear of torture / health concern ...
21 August 1996

The above, a 32-year-old doctor, head of Dagkapi Health Centre in Diyarbakir, was released on 22 August 1996.

Urgent Action       EUR 44/126/1996

Turkey: Further information on: fear of "disappearance" / fear ...
19 August 1996

The above remains "disappeared". He has not been seen since 1 April 1996, when after leaving Edirne he never arrived at his Istanbul home. His wife ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/124/1996

Turkey: Fear of torture / health concern: Dr Munsif Cetin
19 August 1996

The above, a 32-year old doctor, head of Dagkapi Health Centre in Diyarbakir, was detained at his home by police from the Anti-Terror Branch on 16 ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/125/1996

Turkey: Further information on: fear of "disappearance" / fear ...
19 August 1996

An anonymous, but apparently well-informed source, has stated that the above, an 18-year-old shopkeeper, was being held at a security force detention ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/123/1996

Turkey: Further information on: fear of torture
15 August 1996

A. Kadir Bilen, aged 80, Omer Akbay, aged 75, A. Selim Dagkusu, aged 65: Amnesty International has learned that the three elderly villagers named ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/122/1996

Turkey: Further information on fear of torture: Sethettin Elci
13 August 1996

Sethettin Elci, the 19-year-old who was detained on 7 June 1996, was released without charge on 13 June. He was allegedly tortured in detention, including ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/118/1996

Turkey: Further information on fear of torture / fear of " ...
13 August 1996

On 14 August 1996 the family of M. Hanefi Isik, a 46-year-old teacher and member of Turkish Human Rights Association, was informed that he was being ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/117/1996

Turkey: Fear of torture / fear of "disappearance": M. Hanefi Isik
11 August 1996

The above, a 46-year-old member of the Turkish Human Rights Association, was reportedly detained after he had left the office of the HRA in Diyarbakir ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/116/1996

Worldwide appeals August 1996
31 July 1996

1. Turkey: Alleged torture of Sevgi Kaya, 15, and her 16-year-old brother during 12 days of incommunicado detention; 2. Saudi Arabia: Incommunicado ...

Report       NWS 22/001/1996

Turkey: Further information on hunger-strike: political ...
29 July 1996

The "fast to death" and hunger-strike in Turkish prisons ended on the 69th day after 12 prisoners had died: Aygun Ugur, aged 25, Altan Berdan Kerimgiller ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/115/1996