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New photo from Facebook July 07, 2021 at 12:00PM

In Uncategorized on July 7, 2021 at 11:04

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Gergerlioğlu (@gergerliogluof) finally released

In Uncategorized on July 7, 2021 at 10:19

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Father and son, who was briefly detained for protesting the authorities for not releasing his father

Ömer Faruk Gergerlioğlu (born 2 November 1965) is a Turkish medical doctor[1] (pulmonologist), human rights activist[2] and an MP (Member of the Turkish Grand National Assembly – TBMM) for the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP).[3] He has dedicated his political career to fighting against the human rights violations in Turkey

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#Europe agenda: BBC explains the “EU vaccine ‘passport’” and more…

In Uncategorized on July 6, 2021 at 22:54

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The government says it’s confident an Indian-made AZ vaccine used in the UK won’t affect people’s ability to travel abroad.
Denmark’s emotional progress in Euro 2020

Denmark are riding the crest of a wave at the European Championship, but how have those from the country seen the tournament and how far the team will go?
EU and climate change: a lot of funds, few results

As part of the Common Agricultural Policy, the European Union spent 100 billion Euros to combat climate change between 2014 and 2020. But these funds, which make up half of the entire EU budget earmarked for the fight against climate change, have not led to a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions

Fragmented politics and voter apathy: France’s regional elections are troubling for party leaders.
A new report reveals how extremists attempted to exploit the Covid-19 pandemic to spread their radical messages and propaganda across the EU. In 2020, a total of 57 completed, failed or foiled terrorist attacks took place in the EU.
Valérie Bacot’s story of abuse shocked France, but she still served a year in jail.

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New photo from Facebook July 06, 2021 at 02:38PM

In Uncategorized on July 6, 2021 at 13:39

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Erdoğan confirms that Turkey kidnapped a Kyrgyzstani citizen…

In Uncategorized on July 6, 2021 at 13:19

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Turkey-born Orhan İnandı, who is allegedly a Gülenist leader and who had become a Kyrgyzstan citizen, was kidnapped with the help of the Turkish embassy in Bishkek and brought back to Turkey…

Protestors in central Bishkek demanding Orhan Inandi, who disappeared on May 31, be found, hold posters with his image that read “Orhan Inandi is a Kyrgyz citizen! He should be found!” © 3 June 2021. Bakyt Torogeldi uulu. RFE/RL
Jun 9, 2021 — İnandı, a dual TurkishKyrgyz citizen, is likely to be persecuted for his alleged ties … a person is deprived of their liberty in an abduction-style detention and … Aibek Artykbaev, confirmed at a parliament hearing that in 2019 the

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EFD Rights Watch: Turkey doesn’t recognize its own Constitutional Court and does not release Ömer Faruk Gergerlioğlu

In Uncategorized on July 5, 2021 at 14:06

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The HDP announced that a justice watch would be held in front of the Ankara Sincan Prison, where dismissed HDP MP Ömer Faruk Gergerlioğlu is still held despite a Constitutional Court ruling of rights violation.

The Sub-Governor’s Office of Beyoğlu has banned the LGBTI+ Pride March to be held in Taksim. The police attacked the group who gathered in Taksim. Using plastic bullets, they have taken at least 20 people into custody.

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New photo from Facebook July 05, 2021 at 12:12PM

In Uncategorized on July 5, 2021 at 11:14

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New photo from Facebook July 04, 2021 at 03:22PM

In Uncategorized on July 4, 2021 at 14:24

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To appease Islamist bigots and homophobes, Turkey officially withdrew from the Istanbul Convention

In Uncategorized on July 2, 2021 at 11:59

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Turkey’s withdrawal from the Istanbul Convention rallies the fight for women’s rights across the world

Turkey’s shameful withdrawal from the Istanbul Convention today will put millions of women and girls at greater risk of violence, Amnesty International …
Women took to the streets as Turkey officially quit the İstanbul Convention on combating violence against women.

As Turkey quits the Istanbul convention, Gülsüm Kav’s group We Will Stop Femicide is helping keep women alive amid a rise in gender-based violence

“History is on our side,” says Gülsüm Kav. She leans in and speaks intensely. She has a lot to say: Kav helped create Turkey’s We Will Stop Femicide (WWSF) group, and has become one of the country’s leading feminist activists even as the political environment has grown more hostile.

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Event: “Journalists as targets of hate” – a news roundup

In Uncategorized on June 30, 2021 at 12:54

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Turkish police assault and detain AFP photographer Bülent Kılıç while covering Istanbul Pride march
An online event to explore the impact of hate campaigns on journalists’ safety and independence…

Homophobic attack in İstanbul: ‘It was like a life-and-death situation’

LGBTI+s were faced with attempted lynching in İstanbul’s Tophane neighbourhood; police told them, “Don’t exaggerate.” They have received a medical report documenting the battery and are now preparing to file a criminal complaint.
The İstanbul Provincial Security Directorate has released a statement about Agence France-Presse (AFP) photojournalist Bülent Kılıç, who was detained by police violence while covering the 19th İstanbul Pride March on June 26.
The Human Rights Association (İHD) has released a written statement about the police attack on the 19th İstanbul Pride March in Taksim on June 26, when several people were detained by torture by the police.
“Last year has passed with oppression, violence and bullying for both LGBTI+s and the whole society. However, we don’t back down from our rights, existence, and freedom,” reads the press statement made at the 19th İstanbul LGBTI+ Pride March.
Turkish police detained at least 46 people on June 26 in Istanbul who gathered in the city’s central İstiklal Avenue for a Pride parade.

Turkish police assault and detain AFP photographer Bülent Kılıç while covering Istanbul Pride march

Istanbul, June 28, 2021 – Turkish authorities should thoroughly investigate all the police officers involved in the recent detention of journalist Bülent .

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