News - Country: Turkey - Theme: Human and Trade Union Rights

Turkey: Sign urgent appeal to condemn the arrests of female union officers in connection with 8th of March celebrations (17 February 2012)

EI and ETUCE strongly condemn the police raid against union members of the Confederation of Public Employees’ Unions (KESK) on 13 February in Ankara. Fifteen women union leaders were dragged from their bed and taken into custody. The union offices and personal computers were also searched.