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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

Turkey: Further information on fear of torture: Metin Acet ...
14 November 1995

Metin Acet and Nuran Tekdag have been formally arrested and committed to Batman Prison to await trial. The charges are not yet known.

Urgent Action       EUR 44/133/1995

Turkey: Fear of torture / health concern: Ali Guden
13 November 1995

Turkish Human Rights Association member Ali Guden had been in police custody in Mersin since 7 November 1995. AI fears that he may be facing torture ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/132/1995

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