Turkey

Human Rights in

Republic of Turkey

Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
Turkey is now live »

Turkey: Further information on prisoner of conscience / fear of ...
13 November 1995

As a result of legal changes which came into force on 30 October 1995, lawyer and human rights activist Eren Keskin has been released pending retrial ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/131/1995

Turkey: Fear of torture: Gevher Toprak (f), aged 17, Emrullah ...
10 November 1995

On 10 November the above were taken from their home in Diyarbakir by members of the security forces. Their whereabouts remains unknown. AI is ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/130/1995

Turkey: Fear of torture / fear of "disappearance": Abdulbaki Isik
10 November 1995

The above has not been seen since 28 October 1995 when plainclothes police officers grabbed him in front of his sister's house and toook him away ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/129/1995

Turkey: Further information on fear of torture: Necmiye ...
9 November 1995

Necmiye Aslanoglu has been released. Metin Acet and Nuran Tekdag are still held in police custody.

Urgent Action       EUR 44/128/1995

Turkey: Fear of torture: Necmiye Aslanoglu (f), Metin Acet ...
8 November 1995

On 3 November 1995, the three Kurdish journalists named above were stopped at a roadblock and taken into detention. It is feared they are being interrogated ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/127/1995

Turkey: "Disappearance": Fehmi Tosun
7 November 1995

On 19 October 1995 Fehmi Tosun was taken from his home by three police officers. His wife has made extensive inquiries about his whereabouts but ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/125/1995

Turkey: Amnesty International gravely concerned as hunger ...
7 November 1995

News Service 213/95. AI INDEX: EUR 44/126/95. 7 NOVEMBER 1995. TURKEY: AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL GRAVELY ...

Press Release       EUR 44/126/1995

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

AI has been informed that the above have been released from police custody.

Urgent Action       EUR 44/124/1995

Turkey: Fear of torture: Ibrahim Sahin
6 November 1995

The above is being held in Van Police Headquarters where AI fears he is being interrogated under torture. He was secretary of the Human Rights Association ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/122/1995

Turkey: Fear of "disappearance" / fear of torture: Nevin Yakut (f ...
6 November 1995

AI is seriously concerned for the safety of the above who are believed to be in incommunicado police custody in Diyarbakir. They have not been seen ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/123/1995