Lawyers’ report on torture in police custody not published, causes rift in bar association

A report by lawyers from the Ankara Bar Association’s human rights committee on allegations of torture made by detainees held at a police detention...

Turkey Tribunal – an international initiative to examine human rights issues in Turkey

The Turkey Tribunal is an opinions tribunal which has no legally binding power but holds high moral authority due its very renowned judges.

Turkish civic groups protest abductions, forced disappearances – Al-Monitor

Civic groups and legal experts say reports of abduction and forced disappearances of opposition party members are on the rise, explains Sibel Hurtaş in...

US report: Freedoms restricted, rule of law compromised in Turkey

Bianet, March 31, 2021 US Department of State has released its 2020 country report on human rights practices in Turkey, listing a series of violations...

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