Conscientious Objection Watch will monitor and report the current situation of conscientious objectors in Turkey, the human rights violations they are experiencing, and the judicial processes they are going throughd. The initiative will advocate for the recognition of the right to conscientious objection in Turkey and will report the national and international developments regarding the right to conscientious objection.
The report “Conscientious Objection to Military Service in Turkey- Ülke Group Cases Against Turkey” is Released
Conscientious Objection Association, Freedom of Belief Initiative, Norwegian Helsinki Committee, War Resisters International, European Bureau for Conscientious Objection and Connection e.V. has made a joint submission under Rule 9.2 for the implementation of the judgments in the Ülke Group cases. The application, prepared with the support of the Etkiniz EU Programme, has been submitted to the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe.
The report “Conscientious Objection to Military Service in Turkey”, prepared as part of the “Campaign to Support the Right to Conscientious Objection in Turkey” has been released today. The report, prepared with the support of the Etkiniz EU Program, details the rights violations and juridical processes conscientious objectors in Turkey are experiencing.