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Turkey: Use of excessive force / fear for safety
15 December 1995

Haydarpasa Municipal Hospital: Ali Kanat, Nazif (Gurbuz Ergin), Erol Ergin, Yilmaz Esbal, Yasin Ipek, Mehmet Bahri Kurt, Celal Cengiz, Cemal Odabas ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/152/1995

Turkey: Fear of arbitrary killing: Hakan Guler, Kadri Tursun ...
8 December 1995

On the evening of 21 November 1995, Hakan Guler, Kadri Tursun and Koksal Gumus were abducted from a minibus by armed members of the PKK ( ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/150/1995

Turkey: Fear of "disappearance" / extrajudicial executions ...
8 December 1995

There are grave fears for the safety of several Kurdish villagers from near Silopi, Sirnak province, who are reported to have "disappeared" after being ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/151/1995

Turkey: Further information on "disappearance": Fehmi Tosun
7 December 1995

Fehmi Tosun, a 36-year-old Kurdish construction worker from Diyarbakir, who was detained by three plainclothes police officers in front of his house ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/149/1995

Turkey: International pressure for real change must be ...
5 December 1995

News Service 241/95. AI INDEX: EUR 44/148/95. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 5 DECEMBER 1995. TURKEY: INTERNATIONAL ...

Press Release       EUR 44/148/1995

Turkey: Further information on torture: Gul Dagdevir (f), aged ...
4 December 1995

AI has learned that on 1 November 1995, Gul Dagdevir, Kemal Bolat, Baris Gulal and Hilal Usendi were formally charged with membership of an illegal ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/146/1995

Turkey: Fear of "disappearance" / fear of torture: Mazhar Kara ...
4 December 1995

On 1 December, Mazhar Kara was detained in the Ofis District of Diyabakir with another man, whose identity is not known. It is feared that the two men ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/147/1995

Turkey: Further information on fear of "disappearance" / fear of ...
29 November 1995

AI has learned that both the brothers above were ordered to be released on 22 September. However, only Sibli Yilmaz left detention. He had reportedly ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/145/1995

Turkey: Death in custody / torture / fear of torture: Mustafa ...
27 November 1995

There are fears for the safety of Emin Akbulut, Ismail Koplu, Kara Koplu and Haci Ates, held incommunicado at Gaziantep Police Headquarters since ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/144/1995

Turkey: Further information on fear of torture / health concern ...
27 November 1995

On 16 November Ali Guden was formally arrested on charges of membership of an illegal organization and committed to Malatya prison. He has now ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/143/1995