Turkey ranked first regarding violations of freedom of expression in 2019, the European Court of Human Rights’ (ECHR) annual activity report revealed on Jan. 29.
Among the total 68 judgements in which the court has found a violation of freedom of expression under Article 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights, 35 were filed by citizens of Turkey.
(Istanbul) – A review of the situation in Turkey before the United Nations offers a chance to acknowledge and address the country’s human rights crisis and the dramatic erosion of its rule of law framework, Human Rights Watch said today.
#GeziTrial’s fifth hearing is about to begin at the courtroom inside the Silivri Penitentiaries Campus. MLSA is monitoring the hearing.#OsmanKavala is still in pre-trial detention despite the #ECtHR judgement from December 10 demanding his immediate release. pic.twitter.com/kDRw1RwD0f
— MLSA (@mlsaturkey) January 28, 2020