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Turkish Authorities Release Human Rights Defender from Prison

Turkish Authorities Release Human Rights Defender from Prison

PHR Demands Turkish Prosecutors Now Drop All Charges Against Şebnem Korur Fincancı and Two Others New York, NY – 06/30/2016 The president of the Human Rights Foundation of Turkey, Şebnem Korur Fincancı, was released from a Turkish prison today, along with Erol Önderoğlu of Reporters Without Borders. Fincancı, Önderoğlu, and writer Ahmet Nesin were arrested earlier this month on terror-related charges for […]

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Call from Norwegian Medical Association with Solidarity!

Call from Norwegian Medical Association with Solidarity!

Letter from Norwegian Medical Association for immediate and unconditional release of Şebnem Korur Fincancı, Erol Önderoğlu and Ahmet Nesin! You can also download the letter in pdf.

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Statement from Independent Forensic Expert Group Calling for the Release of Dr.Şebnem Korur Fincanci, Erol Önderoğlu and Ahmet Nesin

Statement from Independent Forensic Expert Group Calling for the Release of Dr.Şebnem Korur Fincanci, Erol Önderoğlu and Ahmet Nesin

23-06-2016 The Independent Forensic Expert Group, which is supported by the International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims, calls upon the Turkish Government to secure the immediate release of our colleague and friend Dr Şebnem Korur Fincancı (President of Human Rights Foundation of Turkey, HRFT) and her companions Erol Önderoğlu (Turkey Representative of Reporters without Borders) and Ahmet Nesin (Journalist) who […]

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Statement from HRFT for Releasement of HRFT President Prof.Şebnem Korur Fincancı

Statement from HRFT for Releasement of HRFT President Prof.Şebnem Korur Fincancı

  21 June 2016 Press Release Today, we are gathering together in order to talk about and discuss the ways of building solidarity networks both within the country and also internationally, in regards to the arrests of these three valuable persons, namely; Erol Önderoğlu, Ahmet Nesin and Şebnem Korur Fincancı, who were referred to judicatory for arrest after giving their […]

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URGENT CALL TO TAKE ACTION!

URGENT CALL TO TAKE ACTION!

21.06.2016   Dear Madame/Sir, Şebnem Korur Fincancı (President of Human Rights Foundation of Turkey, HRFT) was arrested together with Erol Önderoğlu (Turkey Representative of Reporters without Borders) and Ahmet Nesin (Journalist) on 20 June 2016. As we informed you yesterday, an investigation was issued against them on suspicion of making terrorist propaganda after they had participated in a solidarity campaign […]

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CALL FOR SOLIDARITY! HRFT President Has Just Been Referred to Court with Warrant of Arrest

CALL FOR SOLIDARITY! HRFT President Has Just Been Referred to Court with Warrant of Arrest

20.06.2016 As Human Rights Foundation of Turkey (HRFT), we are writing to inform you that President of HRFT, Şebnem Korur Fincancı, together with Erol Önderoğlu (journalist from Reporters Without Borders) and Ahmet Nesin have just been referred to the court with warrant of their arrests since they have participated to the campaign aiming to fight against suppression and investigation against […]

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2-6 June 2016 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

2-6 June 2016 Daily Human Rights Report (06/012) Curfew in Şırnak… The operations and blockade in Şırnak were announced to be completed on 3 June 2016 on the 81st day. But according to the official statement, curfew was not lifted in the centre of the province. Curfew was imposed on 14 March 2016 in Şırnak. (06/013) Curfew in Nusaybin… The [...] Read more ›

1 June 2016 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

1 June 2016 Daily Human Rights Report (06/001) Curfew in Nusaybin… 42 persons who were detained in Nusaybin district of Mardin after YPS’ announcement of withdrawing from the armed clashes were arrested on 31 May 2016 on the allegations of “being member of an illegal organisation” and “attempting to disrupt the unity and territorial integrity of the state”. The names [...] Read more ›

31 May 2016 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

31 May 2016 Daily Human Rights Report (05/173) Massacre Attempt in Şırnak… Yılmaz Encü (20) who was wounded when border trader villagers were bombed on 29 May 2016 nearby Roboski village of Uludere district in Şırnak died on 31 May 2016 in the hospital. The number of casualties during the attack reached 2 persons. (05/174) Operations and Attacks in he [...] Read more ›

27-30 May 2016 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

27-30 May 2016 Daily Human Rights Report (05/142) Disappearance in Custody Allegation in Şırnak… Special Forces in charge for the operations and blockade in Şırnak announced on 27 May 2016 on twitter account that Democratic Regions Party (DBP) executive for the province Hurşit Külter was detained and executed. Hurşit Külter sent the message “I am besieged, hope you bless me” [...] Read more ›