February 2, 2016

UN rights chief calls on Turkey to probe Cizre shooting by security forces

Top United Nations human rights officials called on Turkish authorities on Monday to investigate the shooting of unarmed citizens 10 days ago in the mostly Kurdish southeast of the country and to rein in its security forces. 

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein was referring to an incident in which 10 people were wounded in the southeastern town of Cizre on Jan. 20 when their group,.. Read more.

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