Tag Archives: Crimes Against Humanity

Torture and Long Detainment Periods Cannot Be Accepted

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In a political climate where those who do not submit to the government are announced as traitors alongside the coupists, torture is openly displayed without the need to hide.  The proud display of torture attests to the state’s entry into the extralegal realm and serves no purpose other than routinization of state violence in Turkey, in whose prisons torture and ill treatment reports never come to end.

The photographs and video footage showing physically abused people in print and visual media after the putting down of July 15 coup attempt was a clear sign of this process. Continue reading

Application to the Presidency of the United Nation Security Council

konsey123TO THE PRESIDENCY OF THE UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL

CRIMES: – War crime
– Crimes against humanity

ACCUSED PARTIES: Top-level officials of the executive branch of the Republic of Turkey. Continue reading