HUMAN RIGHTS AND TURKEY

Amnesty International’s Blind Spot on Purge Victims in Turkey

Despite its previous meticulous reporting on human rights violations in Turkey, Amnesty recently took a pass on the most vulnerable faction: purge victims.

Abdullah Ayasun
5 min read3 days ago

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Veteran journalist and former lawmaker Nazli Ilicak is taken to prison in this archived photo.

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Abdullah Ayasun

Boston-based journalist and writer. Columbia Graduate School of Journalism. On art, culture, politics and everything in between. X: @abyasun