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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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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: 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.

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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      

Increased police repression continues to go unchecked in ...
11 June 2013

Turkish riot police this morning once again used tear gas and water cannon against peaceful protesters in Istanbul's Taksim Square and Gezi Park.

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End violent repression of protests in Turkey now! | Amnesty ...
6 June 2013

Take action and call on the government to protect people.

Action Document      

Turkey must end abusive use of force and reveal the extent of ...
3 June 2013

The number of activists injured across Turkey as a result of police abuse will continue to escalate unless the authorities bring police tactics in line with ...

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Turkey: Stop abusive use of force against demonstrators ...
3 June 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: EUR 44/015/2013. 3 June 2013. Turkey: Stop abusive use ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/015/2013

Turkey: Excessive force against protestors must end
3 June 2013

Since 29 May 2013, over 2000 people have been injured across Turkey after police used water cannon and teargas against demonstrators.

Urgent Action       EUR 44/014/2013