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Turkey - Theme: Human and Trade Union Rights
Turkey: EI solidarity with jailed trade unionists (01 August 2012)
EI extends its solidarity to the 15 arrested members of the Turkish teacher union, Egitim-Sen, who are still detained after almost 40 days in jail. Among the detainees are Egitim-Sen General Secretary Mehmet Bozgeyik and Egitim-Sen’s Equality Officer, Sakine Esen Yilmaz.
KESK’s members waited in front of Ankara court house during two days (day and night), demanding the release of their colleagues
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Egitim-Sen General Secretary, Mehmet Bozgeyik,detained after almost 40 days in jail