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Turkey: Fear of torture and ill-treatment/fear for safety, Abdulkadir Aktas

, Index number: EUR 44/047/2002

Abdulkadir Akta is being held in police detention in Diyarbakir, south-east Turkey, where he is at risk of torture and ill-treatment. He was detained in connection with the assassination of the Diyarbakir Chief of Police, Gaffar Okkan, and five other police officers by the illegal armed Islamist group Hizbullah in January 2001.

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