Turkey: Free Muharrem Erbey!

Copenhagen/Paris – 31 December 2009: On 24 December 2009, Muharrem Erbey, General Vice Chairperson of the Human Rights Association (?nsan Haklari  Derne?i  –  ?HD)  and Chairperson of its Diyarbakir Province Branch, who is involved in human rights activities, was arrested for belonging to an “illegal organization”, although the IHD section is officially registered as an association.