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Human Rights in

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Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Turkey: National authorities and the international community ...
25 April 2013

The ongoing internal armed conflict in Syria is fuelling a mass outflow of people seeking safety abroad, with more than 1.3 million refugees from Syria ...

Report       EUR 44/009/2013

Amnesty International | Conviction of Turkish pianist sends ' ...
15 April 2013

The conviction of a renowned Turkish pianist for 'denigrating Islam' on Twitter sends a "chilling" message to social media users in the country.

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Conviction of Turkish pianist sends 'chilling' warning to Twitter ...
15 April 2013

The conviction of a renowned Turkish pianist for 'denigrating Islam' on Twitter sends a "chilling" message to social media users in the country.

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Amnesty International | Turkey forces hundreds of Syrian ...
28 March 2013

Up to 600 Syrian refugees have reportedly been deported by the Turkish authorities in a move that would show a shocking disregard for their safety.

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Turkey: Decriminalize dissent: Time to deliver on the right to ...
27 March 2013

The right to freedom of expression is under attack in Turkey. Criminal prosecutions targeting dissenting opinions represent one of Turkey's most ...

Report       EUR 44/001/2013

Amnesty International | Turkey: Time to remove the shackles ...
27 March 2013

A package of reforms before Turkey's Parliament risks being a missed opportunity to bring the country's laws in line with international human rights ...

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Turkey: Time to remove the shackles on freedom | Amnesty ...
27 March 2013

Amnesty International report says that a package of reforms before Turkey's Parliament risks being a missed opportunity to bring the country's laws in ...

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Amnesty International to publish Turkey freedom of expression ...
22 March 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL DIARY NOTE AI index: EUR 44/008/2013. 22 March 2013. Amnesty International to publish ...

PressItem       EUR 44/008/2013

Amnesty International | Turkey: Respect for rights must be at ...
21 March 2013

The Turkish authorities must act on today's announcement of ceasefire by the imprisoned Kurdistan Workers' Party leader Abdulah Ocalan.

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Turkey: Time to deliver genuine human rights reform
22 February 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 44/005/2013. 22 February 2013. Turkey: Time to deliver ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/005/2013