Saturday Mothers ask for the whereabouts of disappeared İbrahim Çelik his son Edip Çelik

Saturday Mothers ask for the whereabouts of disappeared İbrahim Çelik (50) and his son Edip Çelik (19) at the 746th gathering.   24 years ago, 50-year-old...

Man missing for more than 3 months reveals he was abducted, tortured by Turkish intelligence

Zabit Kişi, who disappeared for more than a hundred days after he was reportedly turned over by Kazakhstan to Turkish intelligence and put on...

Saturday Mothers hold protest with wives of abducted Gülen followers

Saturday Mothers, a group of activists and relatives seeking the whereabouts of loved ones who disappeared while in police custody in the 1990s, held...

Kurdish politicians handcuffed and beaten by police in Turkey’s east

Two Kurdish co-mayors of Ağrı in eastern Turkey were subjected to excessive police force, the Diken news website reported on Wednesday. Betül Yaşar, who was...

Human rights group reports 248 alleged Turkish torturers to German federal authorities

Human Rights Defenders (HRD) filed a criminal complaint with the Office of the German Federal Public Prosecutor (GBA) against 248 individuals including government agents...

Deputy asks for parliamentary investigation into torture claims

Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Ağrı deputy Dirayet Dilan Taşdemir has submitted an inquiry to the Turkish Parliament on claims of torture in Ankara and...