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08Sep 2020

ERDOGAN’S LONG ARMS: ABDUCTIONS IN TURKEY AND ABROAD

Turkey’s struggle to draw the country more in line with the pillars of the European Union faced a long and accelerating slide.

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28Aug 2020

“SONGS SUNG FOR THE OPPRESSED” SONG CONTEST

Grievances in Turkey and other countries within the scape of human rights violations can be expressed with art as a powerful argument as it’s described with other materials.

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26Aug 2020

SCIENTIFIC REGRESSION IN TURKEY IN THE AFTERMATH OF JULY 15th

The alleged coup attempt of the July 15th struck the real impact in the field of education. The most important pillars of education, universities were closed...

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24Aug 2020

Joint Letter by the Human Rights Advocates on the Release of Political Prisoners in Turkey’s Jails

The notoriously overcrowded prisons in Turkey pose serious health threats to inmates during the coronavirus pandemic. The justice reform law passed by the Turkish...

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11Aug 2020

THE WOMEN WHO SURVIVED THE TURKEY PURGE

After the alleged coup attempt of July 15, 2016, thousands of people lost their jobs and were subjected to court trials and proceedings on the grounds that they were Hizmet...

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16Jun 2020

THE ILLUSTRATIONS OF A TEACHER IN PRISON

I was born in 1983, in the city of Zonguldak, Turkey. My mother was a housewife; my father was a retired teacher. We were four siblings...

Human Rights Watch Reports

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11Sep 2020

GRAVE DECLINE IN ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT BETWEEN 2016-2020 IN TURKEY

This study aims to analyze the impacts of the state of emergency declared after the 2016 coup attempt in Turkey on the academic achievements of the universities.

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11Sep 2020

THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK IN TURKEY’S PRISONS: ANALYSIS OF THE CASES, FINDINGS, AND RECOMMENDATIONS

This report informs about the confirmed Covid-19 cases seen in Turkey’s prisons. Based on this and the official statements, the report presents its findings and recommendations.

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11Sep 2020

HIGHLIGHTS FROM TURKEY 2019 HUMAN RIGHTS REPORT BY UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE

The United States Department of State released Turkey 2019 Human Rights Report which has critical points regarding human rights violations in Turkey...

AST Reports

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11Sep 2020

HIGHLIGHTS FROM TURKEY 2019 HUMAN RIGHTS REPORT BY UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE

The United States Department of State released Turkey 2019 Human Rights Report which has critical points regarding human rights violations in Turkey...

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08Sep 2020

ERDOGAN’S LONG ARMS: ABDUCTIONS IN TURKEY AND ABROAD

Turkey’s struggle to draw the country more in line with the pillars of the European Union faced a long and accelerating slide.

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26Aug 2020

SCIENTIFIC REGRESSION IN TURKEY IN THE AFTERMATH OF JULY 15th

The alleged coup attempt of the July 15th struck the real impact in the field of education. The most important pillars of education, universities were closed...

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