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Turkey: UN experts call for dropping of terror charges against leading human rights defenders 11/13/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Freedom of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Terrorism
E F S R C A
Turkey: UN experts seek release of all rights defenders as clampdown worsens 7/14/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Freedom of association
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Human rights defenders
  • Independence of judiciary
E F S R C A
Press briefing note on Turkey, China and Cambodia 7/7/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • China
  • Cambodia
  • Turkey
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Human rights
E F S R C A
Ahead of referendum, UN experts warn Turkey about impact of purge on economic, social and cultural rights 4/13/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Extreme poverty
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Human rights education
E F S R C A
UN report details massive destruction and serious rights violations since July 2015 in southeast Turkey 3/10/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Statements/Messages
  • Turkey
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Human rights
E F S R C A
Torture: UN expert calls on the Turkish Government to live up to its “zero tolerance” policy 12/2/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Preliminary observations and recommendations of the United Nations Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment or punishment, Mr. Nils Melzer on the Official visit to Turkey – 27 November to 2 December 2016 12/2/2016
  • Statements/Messages
  • Turkey
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
UN expert urges Turkey to release detainees amid “grave concern” about free speech 11/18/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Preliminary conclusions and observations by the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to freedom of opinion and expression to his visit to Turkey, 14-18 November 2016 11/18/2016
  • Statements/Messages
  • Turkey
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Turkey / Freedom of expression: UN human rights expert to assess current situation 11/14/2016
  • Turkey
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
       
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