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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 ›

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 ›

11-14 December 2015 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

11-14 December 2015 Daily Human Rights Report (12/077) Curfew in Dargeçit… Governorate of Mardin declared curfew in Dargeçit district on 11 December 2015. After the declaration of curfew, Security Forces blockaded the district with armoured vehicles. Takyedin Oral was shot to death when Security Forces opened fire during the operations conducted on 13 December 2015 in Safa quarter of the [...] Read more ›

10 December 2015 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

10 December 2015 Daily Human Rights Report (12/060) Killing by Unidentified Assailants in Şırnak… Mentally retarded Ferhat Kartal (15) was found shot to death on 7 December 2015 nearby his house in Silopi district of Şırnak. Ferhat Kartal was shot with 12 bullets at his chest. He was allegedly shot by patrol police. (12/061) Suspicious Private Death in Iğdır… Tunahan [...] Read more ›

5-7 December 2015 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

5-7 December 2015 Daily Human Rights Report (12/030) Stop Warning… Faruk Koç (33) who was wanted for murder was shot to death by the gendarmerie soldiers on 4 December 2015 in Edremit district of Balıkesir on the allegations of “not obeying stop warning”. (12/031) Curfew in Nusaybin… Governorate of Mardin declared curfew in Abdulkadirpaşa, Fırat, Dicle, Yenişehir quarters of Nusaybin [...] Read more ›

4 December 2015 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

4 December 2015 Daily Human Rights Report (12/015) Curfew in Sur… The curfew declared on 2 December 2015 in 6 quarters of the Sur district in Diyarbakır continued on 3 November 2015. This is the 6th curfew in the district. Mehmet Demirel was shot to death by the police nearby the Dört Ayaklı Minare in Sur district where Tahir Elçi [...] Read more ›

26-30 November 2015 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

26-30 November 2015 Daily Human Rights Report (11/162) Tahir Elçi Murdered… Diyarbakır Bar Association Chairperson Tahir Elçi was killed on 28 November 2015 in Sur district of Diyarbakır. 2 police officers were killed when 2 persons opened fire against them from a taxi nearby the Dört Ayaklı Minare in Sur district where a public statement was held. The attackers started [...] Read more ›
Turkey : Assassination of Prominent Lawyer Tahir Elci

Turkey : Assassination of Prominent Lawyer Tahir Elci

29 November 2015 FIDH International Board (IB) members, meeting in Paris on November 28, 2015, strongly condemn the killing of prominent lawyer Tahir Elci in Turkey. Tahir Elci, the president of the Bar Association in south-east Diyarbakir province and member of IHD, FIDH member organisation, has been killed by unidentified men in a gun attack following a press meeting on […]

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21-25 November 2015 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

21-25 November 2015 Daily Human Rights Report (11/125) Nusaybin Blockaded… The blockade and operations conducted under the decision of curfew reached its 11th day as of 23 November 2015. Muhammed Altunkaynak died on 19 November 2015 in Abdulkadir Paşa quarter with shrapnel pieces when a bomb exploded on his way back home. Nurhan Kaplan (45) was killed on 20 November [...] Read more ›