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Turkey: Closing border crossings with Syria will put lives in ...
22 September 2014

Turkey began to close some of its border crossings with Syria after 130000 Kurdish refugees poured into the country in recent days fleeing the advance ...

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Syria: Voices in crisis: A monthly insight into the human rights ...
22 September 2014

1 SEPTEMBER 2014. SYRIA: VOICES IN CRISIS. “EVERY FAMILY SUFFERED IN SYRIA – NOW HERE” AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL ...

Newsletter       MDE 24/041/2014

Amnesty International | Turkey: Closing border crossings with ...
22 September 2014

The Turkish authorities must ensure that the country's borders are kept open to those fleeing conflict and human rights abuses in Syria and Iraq, said ...

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Turkey: Police officer convicted for killing Gezi Park protestor
4 September 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 44/016/2014. 4 September 2014. Turkey: Police officer ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/016/2014

Amnesty International | Twitter users on trial while Turkey ...
2 September 2014

The Turkish government's prosecution of Twitter critics is a deeply hypocritical stance for the host of the Internet Governance Forum, Amnesty International ...

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Twitter users on trial while Turkey hosts key UN Internet ...
2 September 2014

The Turkish government's prosecution of Twitter critics is a deeply hypocritical stance for the host of the Internet Governance Forum, Amnesty International ...

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Wire, September/October 2014. Vol. 44, issue 005
1 September 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: No more fear in Gambia 3) SOS Europe: Bulgaria: Stories of hope and longing 4) My Body My Rights: El Salvador: 'A witch ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/005/2014

The human cost of Fortress Europe: human rights violations ...
9 July 2014

Every year, thousands of migrants and refugees try to reach Europe. The response of the European Union (EU) and its member states has been to invest ...

Report       EUR 05/001/2014

Fortress Europe: Facts and figures
9 July 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT 9 July 2014 Index: EUR 05/003/2014. Fortress Europe Facts and figures. ...

Public Statement       EUR 05/003/2014

Turkey: Asylum-seeker dead, others at risk of return
24 June 2014

Lutfillah Tadjik, a 17-year-old Afghan asylum-seeker, died on 31 May following an alleged beating by a police officer from the Foreigners Directorate ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/013/2014