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ECHR condemns “disproportionate violence and unnecessary and excessive tear gas” in Turkey

In a unanimous decision issued today, the European Court of Human Rights again ruled against Turkey in a case regarding the use of abusive force against peaceful protestors. Bianet reports that, “the ECHR found Turkey guilty of violating “torture ban” … Continue reading

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