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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Turkey: Ali Ismail Korkmaz convictions fail to bring justice
21 January 2015

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 44/001/2015. 21 January 2015. Turkey: Ali Ismail Korkmaz ...

Document       EUR 44/001/2015

Turkey: Criminal probe into newspaper's coverage of Charlie ...
15 January 2015

A criminal investigation launched today against one of Turkey's largest daily newspapers for “insulting religious values” in its coverage of controversial ...

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South Korea: Stop tear gas supply or risk fuelling repression in ...
15 December 2014

The South Korean authorities must immediately stop the planned shipment of massive amounts of tear gas to Turkey, where the security forces have ...

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Amnesty International | South Korea: Stop tear gas supply or ...
15 December 2014

The South Korean authorities must immediately stop the planned shipment of massive amounts of tear gas to Turkey, where the security forces have ...

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Turkey: Arrests of journalists point to continuing pattern of ...
15 December 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 44/025/2014. 15 December 2014. Turkey: Arrests of journalists ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/025/2014

Turkey: Further information: Conscientious objector released ...
12 December 2014

Conscientious objector Haluk Selam Tufanlı was released from military prison on 12 December. He served eight days of a 10-day sentence because ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/024/2014

Syria: Left out in the cold: Syrian refugees abandoned by the ...
5 December 2014

The three-year-old conflict in Syria has created one of the worst humanitarian crises in recent history. So far, nearly half of the country's population has ...

Report       MDE 24/047/2014

Turkey: Conscientious objector imprisoned: Haluk Selam ...
4 December 2014

Conscientious objector Haluk Selam Tufanlı has been imprisoned for 10 days on 4 December after the military court in Lefkoşa/Nicosia (territory of northern ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/022/2014

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 21st ...
28 November 2014

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Report       IOR 41/038/2014

Turkey: Border abuses and destitution aggravating plight of ...
20 November 2014

The international community's failure to deal with the growing number of Syrian refugees fleeing into Turkey has led to a crisis of unprecedented proportions ...

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