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Curfews in Turkey Between the Dates 16 August 2015 – 1 November 2017

Curfews in Turkey Between the Dates 16 August 2015 – 1 November 2017

01.11.2017 According to the information gathered by the Human Rights Foundation of Turkey Documentation Center, between 16 August 2015 and 1 November 2017, there has been at least 268 officially confirmed round-the-clock [all daylong] and/or open-ended curfews in 11 cities and at least 47 districts of Turkey. The relevant cities and districts that curfews implemented are as follow: DİYARBAKIR (145 […]

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Curfews in Turkey Between the Dates 16 August 2015 – 1 June 2017

Curfews in Turkey Between the Dates 16 August 2015 – 1 June 2017

1 June 2017 According to the information gathered by the HRFT Documentation Centre, between 16 August 2015 and 1 June 2017, there has been at least 218 officially confirmed round-the-clock [all daylong] and open-ended curfews in 10 cities and at least 43 districts of Turkey. These cities are as follows: DİYARBAKIR (127 times), MARDİN (32 times), HAKKÂRİ (20 times), ŞIRNAK […]

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Venice Commission Published its Opinion on the Legal Framework Governing Curfews in Turkey

Venice Commission Published its Opinion on the Legal Framework Governing Curfews in Turkey

30.06.2016 EUROPEAN COMMISSION FOR DEMOCRACY THROUGH LAW (VENICE COMMISSION) published its opinion on the legal framework governing curfews in Turkey since August 2015 and declared it as: “96. Despite the seriousness of the situation they were facing, the Turkish authorities chose not to declare a state of emergency to engage in the security operations they considered necessary in the areas concerned, whereas […]

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24-25 March 2016 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

24-25 March 2016 Daily Human Rights Report (03/176) Curfew in Sur… After the completion of the military operations in Sur district of Diyarbakır, the curfew reached its 105th day as of 24 March 2016. YPS members Mehmet Ramazan/Muhammed Abdullah Yalvarma and Cüneyt Aydemir whose bodies were kept in Malatya Forensic Institute were identified by their families on 23 March 2016. [...] Read more ›
Fact Sheet on Declared Curfews Between  August 16th, 2015 and March 18th, 2016 and Civilians who Lost their Lives

Fact Sheet on Declared Curfews Between August 16th, 2015 and March 18th, 2016 and Civilians who Lost their Lives

FACT SHEET on DECLARED CURFEWS BETWEEN AUGUST 16th, 2015 and MARCH 18th, 2016 and CIVILIANS WHO LOST THEIR LIVES ACCORDING to the DATA of  HUMAN RIGHTS FOUNDATION of TURKEY DOCUMENTATION CENTER 22.03.2016 Between the dates August 16th, 2015 and March 18th, 2016 there has been 63 officially confirmed, open-ended and round-the-clock [all daylong] curfews in at least 22 districts of […]

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23-29 February/1-4 March 2016 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

23-29 February 2016 Daily Human Rights Report (02/130) Curfew in Cizre… The curfew in Cizre district of Şırnak where the operations of Security Forces concluded reached its 73rd day as of 23 February 2016. The bodies of 8 unidentified persons were reportedly found on 22 February 2016 on Narin street in Cudi quarter. The bodies were taken to Şırnak State [...] Read more ›

6-12 February 2016 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

6-12 February 2016 Daily Human Rights Report (02/045) Curfew in Cizre… The curfew in Cizre district of Şırnak where the operations of Security Forces concluded reached its 62nd day as of 12 February 2016. Ministry of Interior Affairs announced that the operations were completed as of 11 February 2016, but the curfew will be on-going. The bodies of 3 unidentified [...] Read more ›
RECENT Fact Sheet on Curfews in Turkey Between the dates 16 August 2015-5 February 2016

RECENT Fact Sheet on Curfews in Turkey Between the dates 16 August 2015-5 February 2016

06.02.2016 Between the dates August 16th, 2015 and February 5th, 2016 there has been 58 officially confirmed, open-ended and round-the-clock [all daylong] curfews in at least 19 districts of 7 cities in Southeastern Turkey. These cities are as follow; Diyarbakır (32 times), Şırnak (7 times) ve Mardin (11 times), Hakkâri (4 times), Muş (1 time), Elazığ (1 time) and Batman […]

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23 December 2015 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

23 December 2015 Daily Human Rights Report (12/177) Attacks against the Curfew Protests and Extra-judicial Executions… Curfew and blockade in Sur district of Diyarbakır reached its 13thday as of 23 December 2015. Several demonstrations were staged on 22 December 2015 in Diyarbakır to protest in the operations and the damages in the city. Security Forces attacked all the demonstrations and [...] Read more ›

19-21 December 2015 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

19-21 December 2015 Daily Human Rights Report (12/148) Curfew in Cizre… Curfew and blockade in Cizre district of Şırnak reached its 8th day as of 21 December 2015. The attacks of the Security Forces reached peak on weekend. (11-boy) was shot at foot and wounded when Security Forces opened fire on 18 December 2015 in Cudi quarter. Municipality worker İrfan [...] Read more ›