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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Greece: Frontier of hope and fear: Migrants and refugees ...
29 April 2014

Every year, thousands of refugees and migrants arrive at the Greek-Turkish border hoping to cross the frontier and enter the European Union. This report ...

Report       EUR 25/004/2014

Turkey: Respect the right to hold peaceful Mayday assemblies
28 April 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 28 April 2014. AI Index: EUR 44/009/2014. Turkey: Respect the right ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/009/2014

Amnesty International | Turkey: Gezi Park Protest Twitter trial
17 April 2014

Amnesty International will be monitoring the trial of 29 people who tweeted messages on the social media site in the first days of the Gezi Park protests ...

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Turkey: Move to block YouTube ahead of elections points to ...
27 March 2014

The Turkish authorities' move today to block access to YouTube on the eve of Sunday's elections, and not long after they restricted access to Twitter, ...

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Amnesty International | Turkey: Move to block YouTube ahead ...
27 March 2014

The Turkish authorities' move today to block access to YouTube on the eve of Sunday's elections, and not long after they restricted access to Twitter, ...

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Amnesty International | Turkey: Pre-election Twitter shutdown ...
21 March 2014

The first ever tweet was sent eight years ago today. No-one will be celebrating this landmark on the social media site in Turkey, however: the government ...

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Turkey: Pre-election Twitter shutdown brings internet freedom ...
21 March 2014

The first ever tweet was sent eight years ago today. No-one will be celebrating this landmark on the social media site in Turkey, however: the government ...

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Turkey: Candidates and parties contesting local elections ...
20 March 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 44/008/2014. 19 March 2014. Turkey: Candidates and ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/008/2014

Turkey: No more human rights violations in urban ...
14 March 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 44/007/2014. 14 March 2014. Turkey: No more human ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/007/2014

Turkey: Funeral protests over Gezi Park police impunity ...
12 March 2014

Amnesty International is monitoring events at the funeral old 15-year-old Berkin Elvan in Istanbul as thousands gather in cities across Turkey to protest ...

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