Research-Inquiry Report about Arbitrary Detention, Threat, Food Embargo, Compel to Forcibly Evacuation and other violations in Çemekare Field of Yaprak Village in Pervari District of Siirt Province, Southeast Region of Turkey HUMAN RIGHTS ASSOCIATION (IHD)Organization for Human Rights and Solidarity for Oppressed People(MAZLUM-DER)17 August 2007 CASE:A group, which live in Çemekare Field of Pervari District […]

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HUMAN RIGHTS ASSOCIATONREPORT ON HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS EXPERIENCED BY CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTOR MEHMET TARHAN IN SİVAS MILITARY PRISON A. CASESister of Mehmet Tarhan, a conscientious objector, who is currently serving a four-year sentence in Sivas military prison on two charges of insubordination after refusing to do his military service, applied to the Human Rights Associaton (İHD) […]

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REPORT OF RESEARCH & INQUIRY ON9-10 NOVEMBER 2005 ŞEMDİNLİ INCIDENTS 12.11.2005 HUMAN RIGHTS ASSOCIATION (İHD)ASSOCIATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND SOLIDARITY FOR THE OPPRESSED (MAZLUM-DER)İNSAN-DERCONTEMPORARY JURISTS ASSOCIATION VAN BRANCH HAKKARİ TRADESMEN AND ARTISANS’ CHAMBERCIVIL SERVANTS’ TRADE UNION (MEMUR SEN) HAKKARİ BRANCHTHE CONFEDERATION OF PUBLIC SECTOR TRADE UNIONS (KESK) HAKKARİ BRANCHES PLATFORMHAKKARİ ÖVDER   A. CASE:Press reports […]

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REPORT OF RESEARCH AND INVESTIGATION ON 1) THE ALLEGED EXTRAJUDICIAL KILLING OF ŞİYAR PERİNÇEK IN ADANA & 2) THAT ARRESTED INDIVIDUALS WERE SUBJECTED TO TORTURE AND ILL-TREATMENT UNDER CUSTODY ON 28 MAY 2004 IHD MAZLUMDER KESK HRFT CASEOn May 28 2004, Şiyar Perinçek was killed by security officers from the Adana Directorate of Security. He […]

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HOUSE DEMOLITIONS AND FORCED EVICTIONS PERPETRATED BY THE TURKISH SECURITY FORCES: A FORM OF CRUEL, INHUMAN OR DEGRADING TREATMENT OR PUNISHMENT AGAINST THE KURDISH POPULATION Notes presented to the Committee against Torture (CAT) by OMCT and HRAMay 2003 I. Preliminary observations: the relevance of house demolitions and forced evictions in Turkey to the Committee against […]

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