Turkey: Conviction of Osman Kavala a ‘devastating blow’ for human rights

Responding to the conviction of Osman Kavala allegedly for “attempting to overthrow the government” and 18-year sentences for seven other defendants for aiding him, Nils Muižnieks, Amnesty International’s Europe Director, said: “Today, we have witnessed a travesty of justice of spectacular proportions. This verdict deals a devastating blow not only to Osman Kavala, his co-defendants … Continue reading Turkey: Conviction of Osman Kavala a ‘devastating blow’ for human rights