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Human Rights Watch

The largest human rights organization based in the United States, Human Rights Watch started in 1978 as Helsinki Watch, monitoring the compliance of Soviet bloc countries with the human rights provisions of the Helsinki Accords. In the 1980s Americas Watch was established to monitor abuses by both sides in the war in Central America, and thereafter other committees were set up to cover other regions of the world such as Asia and Africa. In 1988 all the "Watch" committees were united to form Human Rights Watch. The organization's researchers conduct fact-finding investigations into human rights abuses in all regions of the world, and their findings are then published in dozens of books and reports every year.

This database contains annual reports (1996 - 2013) and selected country reports (1992 - 2013).  Website: www.hrw.org
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Turkey: Adopt Strong Domestic Violence Law

7 March 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Turkey: Draft Reform Law Falls Short

13 February 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

World Report 2012 - Turkey

22 January 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Annual Reports

Turkey: Court Protects Journalist's Killers

18 January 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Turkey: Arrests Expose Flawed Justice System

1 November 2011 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Turkey: Make Rights Reform a Priority

20 June 2011 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

"He Loves You, He Beats You" Family Violence in Turkey and Access to Protection

4 May 2011 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country Reports

Turkey: Kurdish Party Members' Trial Violates Rights

18 April 2011 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Turkey: Journalists' Arrests Chills Free Speech

4 March 2011 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Turkey: Activist's Trial a Travesty of Justice

8 February 2011 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

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