“When I am released I want to carry on”, said the jailed Amnesty International Turkey’s Honorary Chair, Taner Kılıç, before his trial that restarted today, Thursday 21 June, together with ten other human rights defenders.

The eleven rights advocates are facing "criminal charges of membership in a terrorist organization".

“Taner Kılıç should be released immediately and unconditionally,” said Hugh Williamson, Europe and Central Asia director at Human Rights Watch. “The whole trial has been a...


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