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Turkey: Attack on minibus condemned
16 September 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL Public Statement. AI Index: EUR 44/021/2010. 16 September 2010. Turkey: Attack on minibus condemned. ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/021/2010

Turkey: Further information: New risk for Turkish conscientious ...
1 September 2010

Turkish prisoner of conscience İnan S. has been moved to a prison in the western coastal city of İzmir, where he is now held pending trial on charges ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/019/2010

Turkey: Conscientious objector detained: İnan S.
12 August 2010

İnan S. has been held in a military prison in Istanbul, Turkey, since 5 August, under arrest for 'desertion' from military service. He officially declared his ...

Urgent Action       EUR 44/018/2010

Turkey ends prosecution of child demonstrators under anti ...
23 July 2010

Amendments made by Parliament mean that children previously convicted under anti-terrorism legislation will have their convictions quashed.

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Turkey urged to stop unfair prosecution of children under anti ...
19 July 2010

Amnesty International warns that draft legislative amendments to be discussed by the Turkish Parliament this week would not, on their own, prevent violations ...

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Amnesty International | Act now to stop unfair prosecutions of ...
19 July 2010

Amnesty International has warned that draft legislative amendments scheduled to be discussed by the Parliament tomorrow, 20 July, would not, on their ...

Press Release      

Turkey: Peaceful protesters convicted for 'alienating the public ...
18 June 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 44/016/2010. 18 June 2010. Turkey: Peaceful protesters ...

Public Statement       EUR 44/016/2010

Turkey must stop unfair prosecutions of children under anti ...
17 June 2010

A new Amnesty International report details how children as young as 12 have their rights violated during their arrest, detention and trial.

Report Abstract      

Turkey: All children have rights: End unfair prosecutions of ...
17 June 2010

Since 2006, thousands of children in Turkey, some as young as 12, have been prosecuted under anti-terrorism legislation, solely for their alleged participation ...

Report       EUR 44/011/2010

Amnesty International | Turkey must stop unfair prosecutions ...
17 June 2010

Amnesty International is calling on the Turkish authorities to end the flawed prosecutions of children as young as 12 under draconian anti-terrorism

Press Release