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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 ›
Police Violence Targeted Human Rights Defenders and Peace Activists in İzmir

Police Violence Targeted Human Rights Defenders and Peace Activists in İzmir

                                09.02.2016, Ankara Upon the call of İzmir Peace Bloc, civil society organisations and activists came together to hold a press conference yet there was a police intervention even before the press conference started. As a result, 49[1] people were arrested in İzmir. Due to […]

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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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3 February 2016 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

3 February 2016 Daily Human Rights Report (02/014) Curfew in Sur… The blockade and operations in Sur district of Diyarbakır reached its 55th day as of 3 February 2016. Sub-governorate in Sur declared curfew in Camii Kebir, Camii Nebi, İskenderpaşa and Melikahmet quarters starting from the midnight on 3 February 2016. After the decision of the Sub-governorate, curfew was imposed [...] Read more ›

20-21 January 2016 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

20-21 January 2016 Daily Human Rights Report (01/116) Curfew in Cizre… The curfew in Cizre district of Şırnak reached its 39th day as of 21 January 2016. 1 persons and 1 child were shot during the clashes that broke out in the morning of on 19 January 2016. The ambulance was allegedly opened fire by the Special Forces. 2 more [...] Read more ›

16-19 January 2016 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

16-19 January 2016 Daily Human Rights Report (01/098) Curfew in Cizre… The curfew in Cizre district of Şırnak reached its 37th day as of 19 January 2016. 6 persons were reportedly wounded when a house was shot with a howitzer in Şah quarter during the heavy clashes on 15 January 2016. Veli Müjde (38) died in the hospital. Abdullah İvedi and another [...] Read more ›

12 January 2015 Daily Human Rights Report

12 January 2016 Daily Human Rights Report (01/061) Curfew in Cizre… Curfew and blockade in Cizre district of Şırnak reached its 30th day as of 12 January 2016. And the operations and attacks of the Security Forces continued. Garip Mubarız (18) was shot to death during the operations conducted on 11 January 2016 in Cudi quarter. 2 unidentified persons were [...] Read more ›
FACT SHEET on DECLARED CURFEWS in TURKEY BETWEEN  11 DECEMBER 2015 – 8 JANUARY 2016

FACT SHEET on DECLARED CURFEWS in TURKEY BETWEEN 11 DECEMBER 2015 – 8 JANUARY 2016

FACT SHEET on DECLARED CURFEWS BETWEEN 11 DECEMBER 2015 – 8 JANUARY 2016 and VIOLATIONS of RIGHT TO LIFE AGAINST CIVILIANS ACCORDING to the DATA of HRFT DOCUMENTATION CENTER 09.01.2016                          You can download the pdf version of this fact sheet here. You can download the detailed table of […]

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Urgent Call from Turkey’s Human Rights Organizations to the International Community

Urgent Call from Turkey’s Human Rights Organizations to the International Community

6 January 2015 With the interruption of the peace talks, the government of Turkey started, in mid-August, to implement a security policy that unlawfully restricts fundamental rights and freedoms in those cities and towns largely populated by Kurds. Since August 2015, long-term and consecutive curfews have been declared in the provinces of, and the towns attached to Şırnak, Mardin, Diyarbakır, […]

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24-29 December 2015 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

24-29 December 2015 Daily Human Rights Report (12/189) Curfew in Cizre… Curfew in Cizre district of Şırnak reached its 11th day as of 24 December 2015. Azime Aşan (59) was shot to death by sniper on 23 December 2015 nearby a factory in Nur quarter. Dikran Sayaca was also killed when the police opened fire in Sur quarter. Adile Karaduman [...] Read more ›