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Tortured Children and Children of Torture Survivors

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In Turkey, the use of torture against children are most commonly reported for children living on the street and children living in war and armed conflicts. Torture can affect a child directly or indirectly. Directly; children were tortured by stripped naked, beating with solid objects such as kicks, slaps, punches, ...

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United Nations Committee Against Torture (UNCAT) to Review Turkey


Turkey has ratified the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment and so is required to be reviewed regularly by the Committee. According to this, between the dates 25-27 April UN Committee Against Torture is going to review Turkey. The Committee will also hear NGO ...

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HRFT’s Critique of the New Internal Security Package Draft Law


27.01.2015 Human Rights Foundation of Turkey’s (HRFT) Critique of the New ‘Internal Security Package’ Draft Law With the Draft Law known by the public and media as the “Internal Security Package” the government is demanding the authority to “detain and imprison” with no legal restriction and judicial review whatsoever. This ...

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