Tag Archives: Human Rights

How the Muslim Brotherhood Persecutes Christians

President Erdogan’s AKP is ideologically linked to the Muslim Brotherhood. Turkey has been actively supporting the Ikhwan regionally, and its Islamist organisations are allied with the Brotherhood networks in Europe. 

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320 Greek Cypriot prisoners bayoneted to death

This report refers to an article in the Turkish Cypriot daily, Afrika, in which a Turkish Cypriot eyewitness described the massacre of 320 Greek Cypriot prisoners by Turkish soldiers during the Turkish invasion of Cyprus in 1974. The massacre is … Continue reading

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Turkish General Talks about the Armenian ”Genocide”

Turkey’s top soldier and technology minister got engaged in a row with an Armenian lawmaker on Nov. 20 during the 62nd NATO Parliamentary Assembly Annual Session held in Istanbul. Source: TRAPEZOUNTA

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A Precarious Liberty: Religious Freedom in Erdoğan’s Turkey

On April 16, Pastor Andrew Brunson did not celebrate Easter with his flock. Instead, he marked more than six months of confinement in a Turkish prison, where he is being held on charges of “membership in an armed terrorist organization.”

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Report: Tips Claim About 1,000 Detainees Being Tortured By Police Across Turkey

It is claimed that about 1,000 people who were detained by police forces last week have been started to be tortured in detention centers across Turkey. Turkish prosecutors have issued detention warrants for 4,900 people over their alleged links to … Continue reading

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Turkey Systematically And Deliberately Jails Women As Part Of Fear And Intimidation Campaign

Thousands of women, many with small children to take care of, were jailed in Turkey in an unprecedented crackdown and subjected to torture and ill-treatment in detention centers and prisons as part of the government’s systematic campaign of intimidation and … Continue reading

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Yazidis in Turkey on the verge of extinction

A Yazidi cemetery has been vandalized in the southeastern city of Şanlıurfa in Turkey, the Turkish news site Gazete Karınca reported. The graves in the Yazidi cemetery of Zewra village were damaged by “unknown individuals” on the night of the … Continue reading

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In Turkey, the Victims Change but the Regime Remains the Same

Some 51.4 percent of the more than 58 million Turks who turned out to vote on April 16 said yes to the ruling Justice and Development Party’s (AKP) constitutional amendment package. With that vote, they decided to shift to an … Continue reading

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UN brokered Plans for Cyprus Problem: An International Effort to Legalize War Crimes

I am a Greek Cypriot refugee from Kythrea, Cyprus, a victim of Turkish invasion and occupation of northern Cyprus since July 1974. I have been closely following developments in the Cyprus problem and I am extremely disappointed that despite the … Continue reading

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UN Report on the human rights situation in South – East Turkey

Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights has just published a report which reveals gross human rights violations in South-East Turkey. “As part of their response to “terrorist activities” allegedly conducted by the PKK, the authorities reportedly initiated security operations in at least … Continue reading

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