after 18 months Türkiye: SES former co-president Gönül Erden released
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Erdoğan’s witch-hunt against (Kurdish) healthcare workers in “Türkiye” continues
Scandalously fabricated accusations by a sold-out judiciary keep workers in prison for as long as possible — like Gönul Erden, in jail since 22 September 2021, and Selma Atabey, who has just been arrested last 4 July for “breach of bail conditions”.
Turkey: Accused just for being a (Kurdish) public sector worker
In the last few years, public employees have been identified by Erdoğan as the cornerstones of a solidarity coalition which emerged between the “left” and the Kurds… and they are unjustly losing their jobs for that reason.
President of Turkish Medical Association Şebnem Korur Fincancı detained
Dr Şebnem Korur Fincancı was detained on charges of spreading terrorist propaganda after she spoke about alleged use of chemical weapons by the Turkish army against the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in northern Iraq. Read article published by People’s Health Dispatch.
Turkey: Health workers charged for rendering humanitarian services
PSI attended the court hearing as an international solidarity observer for 14 health workers who face years in prison over their attempts to provide medical assistance to civilians during a curfew imposed by Turkish armed forces in the Kurdish-majority city of Cizre.
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