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EXTRA 60/93 - Turkey: fear of torture: from the office of Mucadele magazine: Erdogan Yasar Kopan, Cafer Cakmak, Turkan Balaban, Zeynel Polat, Gulay Yucel, Zeynep Arikan, Murat Yucel, Necla Can, Ilker Altan, Tuncer Bagdatligolu, Fatma Gulten Sesen, Savas K

, N° d'index: EUR 44/054/1993

The above named people were detained in a police raid on 21 June 1993 on the premises of the political magazine, Mucadele (Struggle), the monthly Halkin Gucu (People's Power) and the organization Ozgur-Der (Association of Rights and Freedoms). Two lawyers were present during the search and alleged that it was conducted without a warrant. The detainees are held in incommunicado detention a the Anti-Terror Branch of Istanbul Police Headquarters on unknown charges, and it is feared that they are being interrogated under torture.

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