15 human rights NGOs, call on the authorities to dismiss all charges against Osman Kavala. Today marks the 1,144th day of his detention and the first hearing of his trial based on the new indictment, will be held at 13:30 pm.
In all honesty, we are suffocating. Slowly. Day by day, hour by hour, we are suffocating in your hatred. Any oxygen that was left to penetrate through our masks, you have taken that too.
Garo Paylan, a Member of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey for the Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), issued a press statement on his being targeted through newspaper ads.
Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew commented on the transformation of also Kariye into a mosque after Hagia Sophia. Bartholomew said, "The administrators made these decisions in a hurry as if the mosques in cities are not enough, and as if there is a need for many places of worship for the believers of the majority religion."
'Opening the Mountain' dialogue group condemns the racist graffiti and hate-based vandalism at the Krouzian-Zekarian-Vasbouragan (KZV) Armenian School on July 24, 2020.
Today, the city is being conquered again. But from whom? There are no more Orthodox left – although the few remaining are still persecuted and victimized by the state...
The suspect, who sent a death threat e-mail message to the Hrant Dink Foundation lawyer and Rakel Dink, was arrested after he was sent to the courthouse.
Hrant Dink Foundation share a death threat with a public statement.
Rights groups urge Council of Judges and Prosecutors to issue clear guidance to local courts that pre-trial detention should be avoided in line with international law amid Covid-19 crisis
We do not know the true scale of the COVID-19 pandemic in Turkey and the world. When will it be safe to reopen schools, go back to work and daily life again? What if you already had the infection without symptoms, recovered and now immune? Widespread antibody blood testing can help answer these questions and should be developed and made broadly available, together with the current tests that detect the virus.