Added time: 01 May 2014, Thursday 17:13
Women prisoners under threat in Turkey
The pressure on political women prisoners continue..
Women prisoners through a letter sent to Erzurum Human Right Branch, stated that they are being exposed threats and isolations by the prison administration..
The woman prisoners stated that they are being exposed threats and isolations by the prison administration from the day which they had been transferred to now.
They demanded İHD Erzurum Branch to visit the prison and make analysis.
The woman prisoners underlined in their letter: "The matters being suffered in almost prisons have increased overwhelmingly in this jail.
It has become months for our exile. We are waking up everyday with new policies. Normally, this situation is forcing us at various aspects. We are being threatened with isolation.
Our three friends were taken in cell, we have no information regarding their aftermathes."
Noting that they made analysis in the prison concerning the aforesaid oppressions, IHD Erzurum Branch Head Medeni Aygül said: "We will tag after the incident.
Especially, there are some applications against ill prisoners named 'slender searching'. We will go to Oltu with a delegation and our lawyers as soon as possible.
We will do our best to end such antihumane applications."