World Report 2017 – Turkey (Human Rights Watch)

Source: https://lifos.migrationsverket.se/dokument?documentSummaryId=38801 Migrationsverket Document Number: 38801 Publisher: Human Rights Watch Publication Date: 12 January 2017 Cite as: Human Rights Watch, World Report 2017 – Turkey, 12 January 2017 Available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/587b581421.html [accessed 14 January 2018] On July 15, 2016, elements of the military attempted to carry out a coup d’état against…

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Istanbul courts refuse to comply with Turkey’s top court’s order to release journalists Alpay and Altan

Istanbul’s 26th and 13th High Criminal Courts have refused to comply with the order of Turkey’s Constitutional Court for the release of jailed veteran journalists Şahin Alpay and Mehmet Altan on Thursday evening, according to a report by Turkish media. Turkey’s Constitutional Court ordered on Thursday to release jailed journalists Mehmet…

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