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'Europe's Guantanamo' Öcalan Lawyer Discusses PKK Leader's Detention

Abdullah Öcalan, leader of the outlawed Kurdish Workers' Party, is locked up in a remote island prison and denied access to legal representatives. His lawyer Mahmut Sakar, who fled to Germany, discusses Öcalan's isolation, secret talks with the government and Turkey's recent military escalation against the Kurds.
Interview conducted by Daniel Steinvorth