Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Verdict issued by Permanent People’s Tribunal on Turkey and the Kurds

"The Turkish state president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, is directly responsible for the war crimes and the state crimes committed in particularly in the cities of the...

IADL Condemns Turkey’s invasion of Northern Syria

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) is a non-governmental organization of human rights lawyers around the world.  IADL has been accredited by ECOSOC...

IADL Protests the Arrest of Lawyer Selçuk Kozağaçlı and Demands his Immediate Release

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) is a non-governmental organization of human rights lawyers around the world.  IADL has been accredited by ECOSOC...

IADL Trial Observation Report on the Hearing of Barkın Timtik in Turkey

The following report was issued by the members of the IADL/ELDH trial observation team at the hearing of Turkish lawyer Barkin Timtik on 16...

Help Support IADL Trial Observer Delegation to Turkey

Please contribute to help IADL international lawyers form an international trial observer delegation to the case of Turkish human rights lawyer Barkin Timtik. Donate...

Statement: Dramatic Deterioration of Human Rights Situation in Turkey

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) and the Europe-Third World Centre (CETIM) submitted the following statement on 15 March 2016 to the United...

IADL statement on the murder of Tahir Elçi

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL), a non-governmental organization with consultative status to the Council on Economic and Social Affairs of the United...

European Lawyers demand: Take the PKK off the Terrorist List of the European Union

In 2002, at the demand of the Turkish Government, the Workers Party of Kurdistan (PKK) was put on the European Union Terrorist List. This...

Resolution on the Situation in Turkey

The General Assembly of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers, at its 17th Congress in Hanoi, Vietnam: NOTES the Report, dated February 2009, of the Haldane...

Report: Mission to Istanbul in relation to the situation of prisoners in isolation detention...

The following report was created by Georges Henri Beauthier and Jan Fermon, lawyers at the Brussels Bar, from their 2006 mission to Istanbul in...