The systematic human rights abuses which took place over the past two decades needs to be brought to an end. All political prisoners must be released or re-tried in a just court.
IHRC is deeply concerned at police plans to keep the DNA data of people cleared of offences and those never charged.
Islamic Human Rights Commission is deeply concerned with the recently released statistics regarding stops and searches under s44 of the Terrorism Act 2000. It is clear that there is significant misuse of powers granted to the Police under the Act.
IHRC is greatly concerned at the increase in racist language used in media reporting. Media reporting is being used as a propaganda tool in influencing public opinion.
Since 12 Ekim 1998, Istanbul Police start to put people under surveillance because of the "Hand in Hand Protest Campaign for the Head Scarf Ban."