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(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 ... EU: “Raise issue of jailed activists with Turkish Minister” Mogherini urged EU: “Raise issue of jailed activists with Turkish Minister” Mogherini urged · Salil Shetty meets Mogherini ahead of her meeting with Turkey Ministers · Major public stunt demands end to human rights crackdown · “For me this is personal” - partner of jailed activist speaks out · Photos and B-Roll attached (24/07/2017) EU: Amnesty chiefs meets Mogherini ahead of Turkey showdown • Salil Shetty to meet Mogherini ahead of her meeting with Turkey Minister • Major public stunt will demand ... (20/07/2017) Turkey: International pressure mounts on Turkey as world leaders demand ... Just days after six human rights defenders were remanded in pre-trial custody in Turkey, the European ... (18/07/2017) Jailing of activists, including Amnesty director, a crushing blow for ... The remanding of six human rights defenders in pre-trial custody is an appalling affront to justice and a ... (25/04/2017) Turkey: Council of Europe takes Turkey to task over human rights crackdown Reacting to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe vote to reintroduce full monitoring of the ... (18/05/2016) New “Refugees Welcome Index” shows government refugee policies out of ... The vast majority of people (80%) would welcome refugees with open arms, with many even prepared to take ... (22/04/2016) EU-Turkey: Merkel, Tusk and Timmermans must not close their eyes to ... The high-level European delegation travelling to Turkey on Saturday must address the catalogue of human ...