Joint-letter: Extension of Turkey’s state of emergency in a context of grave human rights violations

EuroMed Rights, European Federation of Journalists, Front Line Defenders, Index on Censorship and World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) are deeply concerned by the Turkish government’s decision to extend the state of emergency in Turkey by a further three months. On this occasion, the organisations wrote a letter to HRVP Mogherini, President of the European Council Donald Tusk and the 28 EU foreign ministers.