Co-Vid 19 related travel restrictions eased enough to allow the SIHRG team of trial observers to continue to monitor a mass trial in Turkey. The trial concluded 11th January 2021 with over 200 convictions. SIHRG will begin preparing its report when the written verdicts are published.
UN Wire latest: 22nd February 2021 : CLICK HERE
UN Civil Society Update 24th February 2021
Reporters Without Borders Reports - Coronavirus and press freedom - World Press Freedom Index, Europe overview, Turkey, China and more. All important 19th December 2019 Journalism Trust Initiative HERE.
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Alastair Logan OBE Chair of SIHRG delivered a summary of the Guildford Four case and law reform in this broadcast created at the request of Citizens Watch St Petersburg and promoted on their Russian website.
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