Last updated: 26 November, 2021

Turkey: Failure to release Osman Kavala must prompt infringement proceedings

Following today’s decision by a court in Turkey not to release prominent human rights defender, Osman Kavala, Amnesty International have called on heads of state of the Council of Europe countries to launch infringement proceedings against Turkey when they meet in Strasbourg on Tuesday. In an open letter published this afternoon, the organization called on .