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World governments urged to condemn doctors' sentences 2019-05-23 [ASMS-Toi Mata Hauora]

International organisations condemn recent attacks against journalists 2019-05-20 [EFJ]

Journalist critical of the government severely beaten-up 2019-05-16 [IFJ]

Report details permanent violations of media freedom 2019-05-16 [IFJ]

We will not give up on democracy in Turkey 2019-05-09 [IndustriALL]

ITF holds railway workshops 2019-05-08 [ITF]

Thousands to mark May Day 2019-05-01 [The Daily News]

Leyla Güven’s last resort for justice 2019-04-23 [Equal Times]

#TheCargill14 mark a year of struggle with demonstration at head office 2019-04-18 [IUF]

UNI stands in solidarity with Turkish trade union leader Arzu Çerkezoğlu 2019-04-10 [UNI]

BWI and ITUC delegation visited Istanbul Airport for a fact-finding mission 2019-04-03 [BWI]

Rubber workers in Turkey picket for union recognition 2019-04-01 [IndustriALL]

New Istanbul airport: Turkey’s refusal to respect labour standards is costing lives 2019-03-28 [ITUC]

Cargill unions around the world call for an end to rights abuses at Cargill Turkey 2019-03-19 [IUF]

IndustriALL women in Turkey stand for equality and rights 2019-03-13 [IndustriALL]

Turkey needs to respect foreign media outlets’ independence 2019-03-13 [EFJ]

Deal reached with Yves Rocher after 297 days of heroic resistance 2019-03-12 [IndustriALL]

Education unions join in solidarity with Turkish teachers 2019-03-07 [Education International]

Education unions join in solidarity with Turkish teachers 2019-03-07 [Education International]

BWI General Secretary stresses freedom, solidarity, and equal rights at YOL IS Congress 2019-02-25 [BWI]

YOL-IS CONGRESS: the struggle for bread, peace, and freedom continues 2019-02-22 [BWI]

Resolution Turkey: The myth of domestic legal remedy 2019-02-19 [EFJ]

Stop Cargill’s union-busting 2019-02-03 [UFCW Canada]

Supreme Court affirms AGAC-IS’ right to collective bargaining at SFC 2019-02-01 [BWI]

Union wins agreement at Saint-Gobain subsidiary 2019-01-30 [IndustriALL]

Solidarity with a newspaper is not a crime 2019-01-31 [EFJ]

Workers at Turkish Saint-Gobain subsidiary strike for a fair contract 2019-01-19 [IndustriALL]

Turkey deports Dutch journalist without explanation 2019-01-18 [EFJ]

Journalist Pelin Ünker sentenced to jail for writing on 'Paradise Papers' 2019-01-11 [EFJ]

Erdogan’s war on workers 2019-01-08 [LeMondeDiplotique]

IndustriALL decries Belgian company’s union-busting in Turkey 2019-01-03 [IndustriALL]

186-day strike at Mayr-Melnhof ends in victory for workers 2019-01-01 [IndustriALL]

Turkey: 186-day strike at Mayr-Melnhof ends in victory for workers 2018-12-29 [IndustriALL]

Erdoğan’s crackdown extends to Turkey’s fractured labor movement 2018-12-29 [Ahval]

Erdogan’s War on Workers 2018-12-28 [The Nation]

'As Long As There is Solidarity, There Will Be Gains' 2018-12-27 [Bianet]

Minimum wage in Turkey rises to TL 2,020 with 26 percent increase 2018-12-25 [The Daily Sabah]

BWI Delegation visit refugee settlement in Saricam 2018-12-24 [BWI]

BWI European Regional Conference Statement of Support for Workers at the Istanbul Airport 2018-12-19 [BWI]

Official figures: 52 workers killed building Istanbul’s new airport, 35 in jail and hundreds injured and sacked  ActNOW!  2018-12-04 [Ahval]

Yves Rocher workers stand strong after 200 days of resistance 2018-11-30 [IndustriALL]

Nine international organisations urge EU officials to raise Turkey’s freedom of expression crisis during EU-Turkey high political dialogue 2018-11-23 [EFJ]

One More Worker Loses His Life in Construction of 3rd Airport  ActNOW!  2018-11-19 [BIA]

Thousands attend funeral of murdered Turkish trade union leader 2018-11-18 [IndustriALL]

Thousands attend funeral of murdered Turkish trade union leader 2018-11-15 [IndustriALL]

IndustriALL and industriAll Europe condemn sentencing of Renault workers in Turkey 2018-11-14 [IndustriALL]

Labor union chair shot dead in Turkey’s Sakarya province 2018-11-14 [Hurriyet Daily News]

Unite mourns assassination of Turkish union leader Abdullah Karacan 2018-11-14 [UNITE]

Dangerous working conditions in FSC-certified forests 2018-11-14 [BWI]

ETUC Condemns murder of Turkish trade union leader 2018-11-14 [ETUC]

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