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Medical letter writing action: Turkey: Dr Huseyin Ozkahraman

, Index number: EUR 44/115/1991

Dr Huseyin Ozkahraman was arrested on 6 July 1991, along with other members of a Halkevi (People's House) in the Kadikoy area of Istanbul. They were taken to Yeldegirmeni Police Station, where Dr Ozkahraman was interrogated by two police officers. They allegedly beat him and attempted to force him to sign prepared statements. After his release, a medical examination at Haydarpasa Numune Hospital documented the injuries Dr Ozkahraman sustained during detention. The medical reports were sent to Kiziltoprak Police Station.

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