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November 6, 2023

Political asylum seeker detained in Turkey faces deportation risk

Zanyar Aziznezhad, a 37-year-old Kurdish asylum-seeker from Saqqez in Kurdistan Province, who has been detained in Turkey for around four months and is currently being held in a camp in Kocaeli in the north-west, is at risk of being deported to Iran. He was arrested by Turkish police near Istanbul on 4 July this year while attempting to cross into Europe from Turkey. Aziznezhad, who was...

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