No Refugee-Bashing in My Name!

The refugee crisis is global and requires a global response. Blaming refugee for acts of terror are wrong.

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November 9, 2016

Prominent lawyer Elchin Sadigov was threatened by an official from the Ministry of the Interior for exposing torture of his client on 2 November. Since then, he and his family have been subjected t...

November 8, 2016
Poisonous Rhetoric Must Not Become Government Policy

In response to the election of Donald Trump to the United States presidency, Amnesty International released the following statements.

November 8, 2016

Nine journalists and board members of the opposition daily Cumhuriyet were imprisoned pending trial on 4 November. At least 112 journalists and other media workers have been remanded in pre-trial d...

November 8, 2016

Iranian artists Mehdi Rajabian and Hossein Rajabian have started a second hunger strike on 28 October in protest at their continued detention. They have said that they will continue their hunger st...