Reblog: Amnesty calls for independent monitors as allegations of torture mount — Human Rights in Turkey


In the aftermath of a failed coup attempt, Amnesty has seen mounting evidence of human rights abuses, including a further clamp down on freedom of expression and mass arrests. The detention of human rights lawyer Orhan Kemal Cengiz and the raid on the satirical magazine LeMan highlight the absurdly broad net authorities have cast. Amnesty’s press release […]

via Amnesty calls for independent monitors as allegations of torture mount — Human Rights in Turkey

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