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South Korea: Stop tear gas supply or risk fuelling repression in ...
15 December 2014

The South Korean authorities must immediately stop the planned shipment of massive amounts of tear gas to Turkey, where the security forces have ...

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Amnesty International | South Korea: Stop tear gas supply or ...
15 December 2014

The South Korean authorities must immediately stop the planned shipment of massive amounts of tear gas to Turkey, where the security forces have ...

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Turkey: Arrests of journalists point to continuing pattern of ...
15 December 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 44/025/2014. 15 December 2014. Turkey: Arrests of journalists ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/025/2014

Turkey: Further information: Conscientious objector released ...
12 December 2014

Conscientious objector Haluk Selam Tufanlı was released from military prison on 12 December. He served eight days of a 10-day sentence because ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/024/2014

Syria: Left out in the cold: Syrian refugees abandoned by the ...
5 December 2014

The three-year-old conflict in Syria has created one of the worst humanitarian crises in recent history. So far, nearly half of the country's population has ...

Report       MDE 24/047/2014

Turkey: Conscientious objector imprisoned: Haluk Selam ...
4 December 2014

Conscientious objector Haluk Selam Tufanlı has been imprisoned for 10 days on 4 December after the military court in Lefkoşa/Nicosia (territory of northern ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/022/2014

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 21st ...
28 November 2014

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Report       IOR 41/038/2014

Turkey: Struggling to survive: Refugees from Syria in Turkey
20 November 2014

Turkey is hosting at least 1.6 million refugees from Syria, of which over 220000 are accommodated in government-run refugee camps. However, the ...

Report       EUR 44/017/2014

Amnesty International assessment of the implementation by ...
19 November 2014

The key value of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) lies in its potential to contribute to tangible improvements in the situation of human rights in the ...

Report       IOR 41/040/2014

Turkey: Further information: Detention of refugees must be ...
23 October 2014

Ninety-five refugees from the city of Kobani, Syria, who had been unlawfully detained in a sports hall in the Turkish border town of Suruç since 5 October ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/020/2014