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

Turkey: High court releases trade unionists (12 April 2013)

EI has welcomed the release on bail of 22 trade unionists, after 289 days in jail. Among the released are Mehmet Bozgeyik and Sakine Eren Yılmaz, respectively General Secretary and Women’s Secretary of Egitim Sen, EI’s national affiliate.