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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

Turkey: Fear of "disappearance" / fear of torture: Duzgun Tekin
24 November 1995

Duzgun Tekin has not been seen since 21 October 1995. It is believed he was taken into police custody. AI fears for his safety.

Urgent Action       EUR 44/141/1995

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

The six young people named above were detained around the same time as Suleyman Seyhan, 30 October, and reportedly were seen with him in ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/142/1995

Turkey: Further information on fear of torture / fear of " ...
23 November 1995

The bodies of the above were found on or around 9 November on the bank of the Tigris river south of Diyarbakir. Reportedly, they were found with their ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/139/1995

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

Mahfus Tanriverdi was released from police custody on 18 November without having been brought before a prosecutor. The police told Mahfu that his ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/140/1995

Turkey: Further information on fear of torture: Ibrahim Sahin
22 November 1995

Ibrahim Sahin was released from custody on or around 18 November. No further details are available regarding his treatment in detention.

Urgent Action       EUR 44/137/1995

Turkey: Further information on fear of torture: Gevher Toprak (f ...
22 November 1995

AI has learned that Emrullah and Fatih Toprak were released from custody by 16 November. Gevher Toprak continues to be held in custody. On 12 ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/138/1995

Turkey: Fear of "disappearance": Mahfus Tanriverdi ...
17 November 1995

Fears for the safety of Mahfus Tanriverdi, reportedly in unacknowledged detention in Diyarbakir since 26 October 1995, are heightened by the fact that ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/134/1995

Turkey: Fear of "disappearance" / fear of torture: Suleyman ...
17 November 1995

Suleyman Seyhan, a Kurd, has been held in unacknowledged detention since 30 October 1995. It is feared he is being held under torture. He and his ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/135/1995