Torture and ill treatment

Suspicious deaths and suicides in Turkey

March 2017 - Stockholm Center for Freedom (SCF)

This report by Stockholm Center for Freedom focuses on the suspicious aspects of some of the deaths and suicides that have occurred under custody or in prisons in Turkey, in connection with allegations of systematic torture and ill treatment.

Read the report: in English

Preliminary observations and recommendations of the UN Special Rapporteur on the official visit to Turkey - 27 Nov. to 2 Dec. 2016

December 2016 - UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

The statement published on Special Rapporteur Nils Melzer's visit to Turkey expressed concerns over allegations of torture and ill treatment against people held in detention on account of alleged links to the Gülen movement or Kurdish political groups.

Read the statement: in English