In a correspondence published in Science, twenty-five scientists including four Nobel laureates, urged Turkish government to treat peaceful protesters according to international law.
A press conference held at
in NY City on July 18 that
was initiated by Turkish Medical Association, Physicians for Human Rights and
GIT – NA announced the publication of this piece and provided a forum for
discussing the background of Gezi protests as well as government’s violent
reaction. A video excerpt from the press conference is available here. New School University
As the organizers of the press conference made clear in a clarification note, the press statement released regarding the press conference was only binding for the organizing entities and individuals of the press conference.