Tag Archives: Turkish Judicial System
Semih Idiz, commenting recently in AI Monitor noted that “the number of people charged, mostly under anti-terrorism legislation, for some ‘crime’ that has a political angle… almost matches the number of people in a similar situation under military rule in … Continue reading
Are Turkish authorities denying health care as a means of punishment? Sibel Utku Bilal highlights the cavalier treatment of prisoners’ health in Turkish prisons in her recent article for AI-Monitor. Sebnem Korur Fincanci, head of the Human Rights Foundation of … Continue reading
Hrant Dink, the chief editor of Agos, was gunned down outside his Istanbul office on January 19, 2007. Six years ago this day.