Statements & Publications

22.02.2015

ELDH Protests the Decree of the Cabinet of Turkey to Postpone the Strikes in Metal Industry

Open letter to the Turkish Prime Minister

ELDH is severely concerned to learn that the Turkish Cabinet has postponed, in reality banned, the strikes in the metal industry covering 38 companies that Birleşik Metal-İş partly launched on 29 January 2015 and would start on 19 February 2015 in ten different cities of Turkey. 

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22.02.2015

“THE SO-CALLED ANTI-TERROR STRUGGLE USING THE EXAMPLE OF THE KURDS IN THE LIGHT OF INTERNATIONAL LAW”

BONN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE, 6-8 February 2015

Final Resolution Following consideration by the participants of: -    the right to self-determination of the Kurdish people; -    the concept of ‘terrorism;’ -    the legal and political solutions, The following conclusions have been reached: The Kurdish...

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15.01.2015

EUROPEAN LAWYERS EXPRESS THEIR UTMOST CONCERN ABOUT THE ARREST OF 12 BASQUE LAWYERS IN SPAIN

Declaration / Press release / Letter to the Spanish minister of justice

The European Lawyers Associations ELDH and AED-EDL are extremely concerned about the information that on 12th January 2015, at 07h00 in the morning in the Basque Country/Spain and in Madrid 16 people, among them 12 lawyers, were  arrested for alleged terrorist crimes. The 12 lawyers arrested are: -...

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