Press release

24 February 2024 CPT’s Visit to TurkeyA delegation of the Council of Europe’s Committee for the Prevention ofTorture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment carried out anad hoc visit to Turkey from 13 to 22 February 2024. A special… Continue reading

Commentaries #25

Commentaries #25 Chronology of the PKK: From group formation to party (1973–1980) By Prof. Joost Jongerden, University of Wageningen  Executive summary:  The Kurdistan Workers Party (Partîya Karkêren Kurdistan, PKK) is often considered a latecomer that miraculously survived the 1980 military… Continue reading

EUTCC Newsletter July 2023

Dear Sir or Madam, Please find below our current newsletter.  Kind regards  Prof. Kariane Westrheim  EUTCC Chairperson  Press Briefing on the situation of PKK leader Abdullah Öcalan  The U.K.-based Trade Union Campaign for Abdullah Ocalan was joined by members of… Continue reading

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EUTCC Newsletter June 2023

Dear Sir or Madam, Please find below our current newsletter.  Kind regards  Prof. Kariane Westrheim  EUTCC Chairperson  European Parliament’s report on Turkey European Parliament’s Turkey Rapporteur Nacho Sanchez Amor presented the first draft of this year’s on Turkey.  The Council… Continue reading

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EUTCC Newsletter May 2023

Dear Sir or Madam, Please find below our current newsletter.  Kind regards  Prof. Kariane Westrheim  Chairperson  Our Statement on the run-off election in Turkey A clear stance is needed from Europe and its institutions for the opposition, which has fought… Continue reading

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Newsletter Dec 2023

Dear Sir or Madam, Please find below our December 2023 newsletter.  Kind regards  Prof. Kariane Westrheim  Chairperson  … Statement: Stop Turkey’s War on Northern Syria  There is an urgent need for condemnation of Turkey, appropriate sanctions and a swift initiative… Continue reading

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