The execution of Kurdish political prisoner Ramin Hossein Panahi had been halted after massive protest worldwide campaign.
A Kurdish political prisoner detained in the youth ward of the Orumiyeh Central Prison was interrogated and threatened by the Special Office of the Intelligence Ministry in Prison.
Lütfiye Oruç fought for 20 years and managed to get a hold of the bodies of 2 of her children and 2 other relatives, who she buried in the Garzan Cemetery. Oruç said, “I was left breathless once again,” and asked why the bodies had been unearthed.
A group of United Nations experts has condemned the use of terrorism charges against human rights defenders and people legitimately expressing dissent in Turkey.
Imralı delegation demanded permission to visit Kurdish leader Abdullah Öcalan, after speculative reports about his health emerged on social media.
According to the Ministry of Justice there were 624 children under 6 in Turkish jails by November 2017
Sick prisoner in the Şakran Prison Hasip Gün has been cuffed to the bed.
Routine extensions of the state of emergency in Turkey have led to profound human rights violations against hundreds of thousands of people, United Nations Human Rights Office said in its 2017 report on Turkey.
For the 700th time, the Public Prosecutor of Bursa rejected the appeal of Öcalan’s lawyers to meet their client.
Bursa Chief Public Prosecutor’s Office has rejected yet another appeal by the families of İmralı prisoners to meet with their relatives, Kurdish leader Abdullah Öcalan and three other inmates.