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Turkey: Risk of Torture and ill-treatment/Medical Concern/Risk of Illegal Detention, Haci Bayancik

, Index number: EUR 44/065/2001

Haci Bayancik was arrested in Adana in southern Turkey on 5 September on suspicion of being a member of the armed opposition group Hizbullah. He is being held in incommunicado detention and according to his family, has a brain tumor which causes him to have frequent epileptic fits. He has been held at the Anti-Terrorist branch of Diyarbakir police headquarters since 9 September and is at risk of torture or ill-treatment.

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