JOINT PUBLIC STATEMENT ON THE HUNGER STRIKES IN TURKEY

Mass hunger strike in Turkish prisons, which started on 12 September 2012, is on the 56th…

UN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE CALLS ON TURKEY TO IMPROVE ITS HUMAN RIGHTS SITUATION

Geneva 17-18 October 2012. The United Nations Human Rights Committee finalised the examination of the initial…

URGENT APPEAL – THE OBSERVATORY – THE DETENTION OF ALI TANRIVERDI

TUR 004 / 0912 / OBS 087 Arbitrary arrest Turkey September 25, 2012 The Observatory for…

IHD MERSIN BRANCH WAS RAIDED

25 September 2012   Police teams affiliated to Mersin Security Directorate raided on the Human Rights…

Front Line Defenders launches campaign on 15 human rights defenders coinciding with Olympics

27 July 2012 Front Line Defenders launches campaign on 15 human rights defenders coinciding with Olympics…

Ongoing judicial harassment against lawyers in Turkey, jeopardizing their independence

Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders (FIDH/OMCT) Human Rights Association (IHD) International Association of…

TURKEY: Confirmed Pre-trial Detention for Human Rights Defender Osman Işçi and 27 trade union members

  29 June 2012   The undersigned organisations express their deepest concern regarding the decision of…

TURKEY: HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDER OSMAN IŞÇI MUST BE IMMEDIATELY RELEASED

Copenhagen, Paris, Geneva, 26 June 2012 The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Network (EMHRN) and the Observatory for…

Urgent Appeal – The Observatory 16 January 2012

TUR 001 / 0112 / OBS 005 Police raid / Confiscation of equipment / Harassment Turkey…

Urgent Appeal – The Observatory 17 January 2012

New information TUR 001 / 0911 / OBS 114.1 Provisional release / Judicial harassment Turkey January…