|Title:||Amnesty Staff -Turkey Protest|
A protest against the Turkish government by Amnesty International staff at the International Secretariat London. Organised on the day of a press conference by Amnesty International after the jailing of human rights defenders including Amnesty staff members.
The six jailed human rights defenders are İdil Eser (Amnesty International), Günal Kurşun (Human Rights Agenda Association), Özlem Dalkıran (Citizens’ Assembly), Veli Acu (Human Rights Agenda Association) Ali Gharavi (IT strategy consultant) and Peter Steudtner (non-violence and wellbeing trainer).
The four human rights defenders who were released on bail are İlknur Üstün (Women's Coalition), Şeyhmus Özbekli (Rights Initiative), Nejat Taştan (Equal Rights Watch Association) and Nalan Erkem,(Citizens Assembly).
COUNTRY: EUROPE/WESTERN EUROPE/UK, EUROPE/EASTERN EUROPE/TURKEY
GENRE: ACTION / EVENT
|Tags:||amnesty Turkey Detentions Press, TURKEY, DETENTIONIdil Eser, Özlem Dalkıran, protest, #FreeRightsDefenders, #FreeRightsDefenders, Turkey, sections, solidarity, protest, HRDs, , IAmOzlem, Avaaz, Turkey, sections, solidarity, protest, HRDs,|
|Copyright Type:||Amnesty International|
|Copyright Credit:||Amnesty International|
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|Date Photo or Video Created:||18/07/2017 00:00|