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Doctors arrested and beaten up in Turkey

BMJ 1999; 319 doi: (Published 20 November 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;319:1323
  1. Judy Jones
  1. MalmesburyWiltshire

    The Human Rights Foundation of Turkey has protested about the fate of two doctors recently detained and allegedly beaten by police. Both doctors have worked for the Treatment and Rehabilitation Centre run in Izmir by the foundation.

    Gynaecologist Dr Zeki Azun was detained in a raid on his private clinic in Izmir on 19 October while he was seeing three …

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