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Turkey: Fear for safety/lawyers beaten by police

, Index number: EUR 44/032/1999

Ahmet Zeki Okçuo lu, Irfan Dündar, Niyazi Bulgan, Mükrime Tepe (f,) Ercan Kanar, Fatma Karaka (f), Refik Ergun, Ahmet Av ar, Turgay Kaya, Derya Bay r (f), Hasip Kaplan, Niyazi Çem, Sait Karabakan, Keynel Polat (f), Hatice Korkut (f), Do an Erba , Filiz Kalayc , Fehim Güne. (Lawyers of Abdullah Ocalan.) Amnesty International is seriously concerned for the safety of the lawyers named above, who have been assaulted and intimidated by police and others for representing the leader of the banned Kurdistan Worker's Party (PKK) Abdullah Öcalan.

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