Enforced disappearances

Notable reports and publications released by NGOs, governments or international organizations on the allegations about the enforced disappearance of dissidents in Turkey after 2016

Abductions in Turkey Today

September 2020 - Johan Heymans, Turkey Tribunal

Available in: English

Erdogan's Long Arms: Abductions in Turkey and Abroad

September 2020 - Advocates of Silenced Turkey (AST)

Available in: English

Turkey: Enforced Disappearances, Torture

April 2020 - Human Rights Watch (HRW)

Available in: English, French, Turkish

Joint monitoring report on the disappearance of seven individuals in 2019

February 2020 - The Ankara Bar Association

Available in: English, Turkish

Turkey: Concerns for Disappeared Men Now in Police Custody

August 2019 - Human Rights Watch (HRW)

Available in: English, Turkish

Report on allegations of unlawful detainment by public officials after 2016

July 2019 - Rights Initiative Association

Available in: Turkish

Turkey's Authorities Tight-Lipped Amid Families' Quest to Find Missing Ones

July 2019 - Abdullah Ayasun

Available in: English

In Custody: Police Torture and Abductions in Turkey

October 2017 - Human Rights Watch (HRW)

Available in: English, Turkish

Enforced Disappearances in Turkey

June 2017 - Stockholm Center for Freedom (SCF)

Available in: English

Surge In Kidnappings of Purged Officials Recalls Dark 1990s

April 2017 - Abdullah Ayasun, The Globe Post

Available in: English

Report of the WGEID on its Mission to Turkey

July 2016 - UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances

Available in: English