Human Rights Comment
17/05/2015 StrasbourgHistory continues to divide Armenian and Turkish officialdom, but there are many civil society, cultural and academic initiatives aiming to reconnect the two societies. April 24 marks the...
15/12/2014 StrasbourgI am following with deep concern the events unfolding in Turkey. The arrest yesterday of journalists and media workers is a serious setback for media freedom in the country. Irrespective of the...
Report on visit to Turkey
26/11/2013 Strasbourg"The police's handling of demonstrations in Turkey exposes once again the long-standing, serious human rights problem of the misconduct of law enforcement officials in the country. It is time for...
Visit to Turkey
08/07/2013 Strasbourg"All instances of excessive use of force by the police must be fully investigated and adequately punished" said Nils Muižnieks, the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights at the end of a...
Turkey: Commissioner Hammarberg recommends further efforts to protect human rights for minorities, asylum seekers and refugees
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