The Greens - EFA

Situation for human rights activists in Turkey

recorded stream from the European Parliament in Brussels:

Thursday, 07 june 10:30 - 11:00

Building on the report of the Observatory for the Protection of Human rights defenders (FIDH-OMCT program) published this week on the situation of human rights activists in Turkey, Mr Yusuf Alatas, former President of the Human Rights Association Turkey and current Vice-President of the International Federation for Human Rights, and Hélène Flautre, Chair of the Delegation to the EU-Turkey Joint Parliamentary Committee, will together present the serious human rights violations which civil society organizations, particularly those acting in the area of human rights, are undergoing in the name of anti-terrorism laws.

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