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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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Amnesty International | Turkey: Funeral protests over Gezi ...
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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Turkey: Further information: Activist released but still facing ...
7 March 2014

On 6 March Murat Kanatlı, a conscientious objector, was released from prison after completing a 10 day prison sentence for 'noncompliance with the ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/006/2014

Turkey: Conscientious objector imprisoned: Murat Kanatlı
3 March 2014

On 25 February, conscientious objector Murat Kanatlı was imprisoned for 10 days. He refused to pay a 500 TL fine (approximately 165 Euros), after a ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/005/2014

Turkey: Amnesty International welcomes Internet law changes ...
27 February 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 44/004/2014. 27 February 2014. Turkey: Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/004/2014

Turkey: Independence and impartiality of the judiciary under ...
24 February 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 44/003/2014. 24 February 2014. Turkey: Independence ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/003/2014

Turkey: President Gül: Veto restrictive internet law changes
12 February 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 44/002/2014. 12 February 2014. Turkey: President Gül ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/002/2014