AKP’s policy towards the Kurdish has transformed into a “serious violation”

The open policy initiated by the AKP government “against the Kurds” has resulted in serious violations of human rights in the Kurdish region.

Source: Kurdish Info

At least 23,573 violations of human rights have been documented in the region during 2010, against 20,720 in 2009, according to a report by the Association of Human Rights (IHD). Continue reading


Turkey Takes the Lead in Europe in Violations in 2010

Turkey ranks first among the number of countries convicted for rights violations by the European Court of Human Rights in 2010.  Main reasons for Turkey’s convictions were the fairness or the length of trials.


Among 47 countries under the jurisdiction of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Strasbourg, Turkey ranks at the top position regarding the number of convictions in 2010. Continue reading