A lawyer representing Önder Asan, a private school teacher who was allegedly abducted by unidentified persons in Ankara on April 1, has been detained for refusing to sign a false testimony prepared by the police on behalf of his client, the Aktifhaber news portal reported on Tuesday.
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- Purge-victim military cadet pays visit to opposition leader days after being released from prison
- Police detain 7 university students over “terrorism” accusations
- Turkish court removes travel ban for former Zaman journalists
- Antalya police detain YouTube journalist Arif Kocabıyık
- 87-year-old bedridden inmate fit to remain in prison, says Turkish Council of Forensic Medicine
- İstanbul Pride: At least 361 LGBT activists detained throughout Sunday’s parade
- Purge-victim law professor drowns trying to save friend at an Ontario lake
- Hundreds gather in Strasbourg to demand justice for victims of Turkey’s post-coup crackdown
- Turkish government 1,000 more police officers over alleged links to “terrorist organizations”
Turkey Purge monitors unlawful crackdown of Turkish government in the aftermath of the failed coup, maps human rights abuses, hate crime and hate speech against political dissent in the country.