Turkey: Justice is done and the convictions of four human rights defenders are overturned

“The ruling by Turkey’s highest court of appeal overturning the baseless convictions of the Honorary Chairman of Amnesty International Turkey and three other human rights defenders is an immense relief, but it also highlights once again the political motivation of prosecutions,” Amnesty International said today. The judgment of the Court of Cassation on the conviction … Read more

Cambodia: Cancel the convictions of the “five of ADHOC”

(Bangkok, June 22, 2022) – Cambodian authorities should quash the wrongful criminal convictions of four members of the Association for Human Rights and Development in Cambodia (ADHOC) and a former member of that association, Human Rights Watch said today. On June 21, 2022, four of the five defendants (nicknamed “the ADHOC 5” or “the five … Read more