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Turkish prosecutor asks court to jail Amnesty director pending trial

Published on: Mon, 17 Jul 2017 21:05:59 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey's state prosecutor on Monday asked a court to remand the local Amnesty International director and nine other human rights activists in custody pending trial for membership of a terrorist organization, opposition lawmaker Sezgin Tanrikulu said.

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