Human Rights Association (İHD) and Human Rights Foundation of Turkey (HRFT) have issued a joint statement on July 9, 2018 expressing that the armed conflict that had been reignited in Turkey’s Eastern and Southeastern regions since July 24, 2015 has been increasingly deteriorating, that we, as human rights organizations, were often forced to […]
İHD struggles for human rights principles, dignity, freedom, equality, justice, peace, and democracy.
Under the State of Emergency, which was declared on 20 July 2016 and prolonged 7 times every 3 months, the pressure on human rights organisations and defenders continued increasingly. Human rights defenders (HRDs) were prevented from their ordinary activities through bans, detentions, arrests, investigations and court cases which led to a narrowed field for human […]
05 May 2017 HUMAN RIGHTS ASSOCIATION DİYARBAKIR BRANCH REPORT ON VIOLATIONS OF RIGHTS IN THE FIRST 3 MONTHS OF 2017 IN EASTERN AND SOUTHEASTERN ANATOLIA REGION Prepared by Archive/Documentation Department of Diyarbakır Branch of Human Rights Association (İHD) BALANCE-SHEET DESCRIPTION The data included in this report and balance-sheet belonging to these datum are prepared […]
The ongoing conflicting environment in our country continues hurting us by multiplying the suffer that it causes. Soldiers, policemen, organization militants and civilians are losing their lives every day. In a little while, we will share with you the horrifying balance sheet and grave human rights violations which are generated and caused by this conflicting […]
01.02.2017 In the first hours of 2017, an armed attack was carried out in a nightclub called Reina in Ortaköy, İstanbul. It was declared that 39 people were killed and 65 people were wounded including 4 seriously wounded. We offer our condolences to the families of the deceased and wish the quick recovery of the […]
19.10.2016 President of Hakkâri Branch of IHD should be Released from Custody Immediately! Mr. İsmail Akbulut, president of Hakkâri Branch of IHD, was taken into custody from his house late at night on 18 October 2016. According to the first information received, he was not allowed to see his lawyer; therefore, we have no information […]