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Turkey: Conscientious objector detained in Turkey
18 July 2013

Conscientious objector Onur Erden was detained at Atatürk Airport in Istanbul on 11 July after he was forcibly returned to Turkey from Cyprus where ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/018/2013

Greece: Frontier Europe: Human rights abuses on Greece's ...
9 July 2013

Greece, on the frontier of the European Union (EU), has been a major entry point for migrants and refugees for the most part seeking to travel through ...

Report       EUR 25/008/2013

Turkey must release peaceful Taksim protesters | Amnesty ...
9 July 2013

Peaceful demonstrators were detained in Taksim yesterday after riot police used tear gas and water canons to clear the square and neighbouring Gezi ...

Story      

Wire, July/August 2013. Vol. 43, issue 004
1 July 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Learning to speak a universal language 3) Outspoken and proud 4) Brazil: A wonderful place to live 5) Guatemala's trial ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2013

Turkey: Fatal shooting of protester in Lice must be investigated
1 July 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: EUR 44/017/2013. 1 July 2013. Turkey: Fatal shooting of protester ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/017/2013

Amnesty International | Turkey: Police violence threatens ...
21 June 2013

Following weeks of violently suppressed public protests, the Turkish government's declaration that public assemblies in Istanbul's central Taksim ...

Press Release      

Amnesty International | Turkey: End the incommunicado ...
16 June 2013

Police in Turkey are refusing to acknowledge that they have people in custody following mass detentions carried out during the night in Istanbul, Amnesty ...

Press Release      

Turkey: End the incommunicado detention of Istanbul ...
16 June 2013

Police in Turkey are refusing to acknowledge that they have people in custody following mass detentions carried out during the night in Istanbul.

Story      

Turkey: Negotiations a welcome step towards resolving ...
14 June 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: EUR 44/016/2013. 14 June 2013. Turkey: Negotiations a welcome ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/016/2013

Amnesty International | International community must urge ...
12 June 2013

Andrew Gardner, Turkey researcher at Amnesty International who is currently in Istanbul, responds to Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan ...

Press Release