Eminent Turkish Human Rights Defenders arrested

Turkish Authorities Detain Top Human Rights Defenders at Training Workshop Eight of Turkey’s best-known human rights defenders were arrested during a digital security and information management workshop on one of Istanbul’s islands, Buyukada, on July 5. Read more on this at: https://globalvoices.org/2017/07/06/turkish-authorities-detain-top-human-rights-defenders-at-training-workshop/ Courtesy: Global Voices  

Humanrights News Updates: 24 April 2017

Eight North Korean defectors in China at risk of deportation: Human Rights Watch Reuters – ‎4 hours ago‎ Human Rights Watch said Chinese government authorities detained the eight North Koreans in mid-March during what appeared to be a random road check in northeastern China. The detention of North Korean defectors in China comes as U.S. President …Read More