After the lifting of the state of emergency

Notable reports released by NGOs, governments or international organizations about Turkey's human rights record after the lifting of the two-year-long post-coup state of emergency in June 2018


Turkey 2020 Report

October 2020 - European Commission

Available in: English


İHD 2019 Report on Human Rights Violations in Turkey

May 2020 - Human Rights Association (İHD)

Available in: English, Turkish


Human Rights in Europe: Review of 2019

April 2020 - Amnesty International

Available in: English, French, Turkish


Turkey 2019 Human Rights Report

March 2020 - US Department of State

Available in: English

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Freedom in the World 2020: A Leaderless Struggle for Democracy

March 2020 - Freedom House

Available in: English


Report on Commissioner Mijatovic's visit to Turkey in July 2019

February 2020 - Dunja Mijatovic, Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights

Available in: English, Turkish


World Report 2020

January 2020 - Human Rights Watch (HRW)

Available in: English


Turkey: No Country for the Purge Victims

January 2020 - Human Rights Defenders (HRD) & The Arrested Lawyers Initiative

Available in: English


Turkey: "We Can't Complain"

November 2019 - Amnesty International

Available in: English, Turkish


Restricted at Discretion: The Enjoyment of Freedoms of Movement and Assembly in Turkey

November 2019 - International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) & Human Rights Joint Platform (İHOP)

Available in: English, Turkish


One Year On From Turkey's State of Emergency

July 2019 - Platform for Peace and Justice (PPJ)

Available in: English


Freedom of Speech in Prison

April 2019 - Civil Society in the Penal System (CİSST)

Available in: English, Turkish