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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 ›
Curfews in Turkey Between 16 August 2015 – 12 December 2015

Curfews in Turkey Between 16 August 2015 – 12 December 2015

NOTE on DECLARED CURFEWS in TURKEY BETWEEN 16 AUGUST 2015 – 12 DECEMBER 2015 ACCORDING to the DATA of HRFT DOCUMENTATION CENTER   Since August 16, there has been 52 open-ended and round-the-clock curfews in 17 provinces of 7 cities that approximately 1,299,061 people resides (2014 population census), according to the data that we could confirm as HRFT Documentation Center. […]

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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 ›

20 November 2015 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

20 November 2015 Daily Human Rights Report (11/117) Curfew in Nusaybin… The curfew in Nusaybin district of Mardin reached its 8th day as of 20 November 2015. Musur Aslan(19) was shot at head and killed during the operations conducted on 19 November 2015 in Abdulkadir Paşa quarter of the district. Emin Öz (55) reportedly committed suicide on the grounds that [...] Read more ›

19 November 2015 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

19 November 2015 Daily Human Rights Report (11/111) Curfew in Nusaybin… The curfew in Nusaybin district of Mardin reached its 7th day on 19 November 2015. Special Forces conducted operations on 18 November 2015 and Hasan Dal (45) was killed when his house in Abdulkadirpaşa quarter was attacked with grenade thrower. Special Forces also opened fire in the same quarter [...] Read more ›

4 November 2015 HRFT Daily Human Rights Report

4 November 2015 DailyHuman Rights Report (11/016) Persons Killed by the Police in Hakkari… Special Forces conducted operation on 3 November 2015 in Yüksekova district of Hakkari to fill the ditches in Cumhuriyet quarter of the district. Residents of the quarter set up barricades to prevent the security forces from entering the quarter. But the police attacked the barricades. Doğan [...] Read more ›
HRFT’s Critique of the New Internal Security Package Draft Law

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 Draft Law, which constitutes a planned operation to completely obliterate […]

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