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Turkey must halt brutal police repression and investigate ...
31 May 2013

More than a hundred people are reported to have been injured after police used water cannon and tear gas to disperse a peaceful protest against the ...

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Amnesty International | Turkey must halt brutal police ...
31 May 2013

The Turkish authorities must order police to stop using excessive force against peaceful protesters in Istanbul and immediately investigate alleged abuses ...

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Turkey: Amnesty International condemns use of excessive ...
30 May 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 30 May 2013. AI Index: EUR 44/013/2013. Turkey: Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/013/2013

People on the move: Greek police beat a tortured Turkish ...
23 May 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL FEATURE AI index: ACT 30/036/2013. EMBARGO: Thursday 23 May 2013 . People ...

PressItem       ACT 30/036/2013

People on the Move: 'For many displaced Syrians, going back ...
22 May 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL FEATURE AI index: ACT 30/034/2013 22 May 2013 People on the Move: 'For many displaced Syrians, going back ...

PressItem       ACT 30/034/2013

Right to conscientious objection still not guaranteed in Europe
14 May 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: EUR 01/012/2013. 14 May 2013. Right to conscientious objection ...

Public Statement       EUR 01/012/2013

Turkey: Twin car bombings in Syrian border district ...
13 May 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: EUR 44/011/2013. 13 May 2013. Turkey: Twin car bombings ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/011/2013

Turkey: Istanbul May Day celebrations: Denial of right to ...
3 May 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: EUR 44/010/2013. 3 May 2013. Istanbul May Day celebrations ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/010/2013

Turkey: Legal reforms fall short on freedom of expression ...
30 April 2013

A Turkish reform bill passed into law today fails to meet the government's stated aim of bringing Turkey's laws into line with international human rights ...

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Amnesty International | Over 1.3 million refugees from Syria in ...
25 April 2013

It is vital that the international community does more to help the increasing number of refugees pouring across borders as they flee the violence in Syria ...

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