Monday, May 21, 2018

Human Rights Association: Öcalan’s situation unacceptable

IHD General Assembly reiterated the importance of 24 June elections.

Ill prisoner tied and tortured

Prisoner tied and beaten up while transferred to another jail.

HDP: ECHR’s decision on Roboski shameful

The European Court of Human Rights said not all domestic resources had been exhausted in the Roboski case.

Seriously ill prisoner denied medicines and water

Family of Ergin Aktaş calls on people to support prisoners on hunger strike.

Lawyer Altıparmak: “ECHR cancelled the Roboski appeal”

European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has allegedly cancelled the appeal regarding the Roboski massacre with a scandalous excuse.

International Tribunal to announce verdict on Turkey

The International Tribunal in French capital Paris will announce the verdict on Turkey’s war crimes on May 24.

Health of 4 prisoners on hunger strike quickly deteriorating

The Human Rights Association called for action as four ill prisoners face death.

Armed attack against LGBTI activist in Istanbul

LGBTI activist Kıvılcım Arat and her friend Mehmet Dirlik were attacked with a gun by her neighbors in her yard.

Sick prisoners in Meneman on hunger strike for 21 days

Four sick prisoners in the Menemen Type R Closed Prison have been on a hunger strike for the last 21 days as their demands are not met.

Lawyers file 753rd appeal to visit Kurdish leader Öcalan

Abdullah Öcalan's lawyers filed an application with the Bursa Prosecutor's Office for the 753rd time to visit their client. Since July 27, 2011, each application has been rejected.