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(01/06/2018) EU-Hungary: Moment of Reckoning for the European People’s Party Leaders of the European People’s Party (EPP) must urgently respond to Hungary’s draconian assault on human ... Turkey: “For journalists, Turkey has become a dungeon” ©Antonio Rodriguez Turkey: “For journalists, Turkey has become a dungeon” Journalists have spoken out about the stifling climate of fear that has enveloped Turkey’s media landscape, ahead of a global day of action to demand the release of more than 120 journalists still imprisoned since the failed 2016 coup. (29/01/2018) Turkey: More than a million people demand freedom for Amnesty chair as ... More than one million people from 194 countries and territories have demanded the release of Amnesty ... (05/12/2017) States worldwide failing to prevent killings and disappearances of human ... States around the world are failing in their duty to effectively protect people who defend human rights, ... (18/10/2017) EU: Leaders must press Turkey on human rights Ahead of the 19-20 October European Council meeting, which is expected to issue conclusions on Turkey, ... (11/10/2017) Turkey must release human rights defenders, still in jail after 100 days Ten activists, including İdil Eser, the Director of Amnesty Turkey, were arrested on 5 June whilst Amnesty ... (14/09/2017) EU: Prominent Mexican activist in Brussels to demand action on human rights Prominent Mexican environmental activist Gustavo Castro will be in Brussels next week to demand EU policy ... (25/07/2017) Turkey: Foreign Minister’s baseless allegations threaten entire human ... Responding to statements made by Turkish Foreign Minister Çavuşoğlu at a press conference following his ...