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Rights violations against minors in Turkey have increased during the pandemic, rights advocates say

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused an increase in rights violations against minors in Turkey, children’s rights advocates have said, speaking to the Bianet news website,...

Turkish-American imam in New York busted in civilian child sex abuse sting

A Turkish-American imam in New York was charged with attempted child sex abuse after he was busted in a civilian sting operation that exposes...

27 detained due to social media posts about alleged child abuse case in SE Turkey

Turkish police have detained 27 people over social media posts about the case of a 15-year-old girl in southeastern Batman province who was allegedly...

Child abuse in religious school in Turkey leads to public outcry

More than 20 minors were allegedly subjected to sexual abuse by instructors at a religious school in İstanbul, according to a report on Sunday by the...

Child abuse cases hit record levels in Turkey last year: report

Turkey’s Ministry of Justice has released statistics for 2018 that show an unprecedented number of criminal cases launched over the sexual abuse of children as well...

927 Syrians removed from Denizli district due to public outrage

A total of 927 Syrians have been forced to move from the Kale district of Denizli province in western Turkey to the Denizli city...

Deputy PM: Turkey to adopt chemical castration for child abusers

Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdağ said on Sunday that Turkey would adopt chemical castration for child abusers after the brutal abuse and murder of...

Erdoğan says measures will be taken against child abuse, adultery

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has said his government will take stringent measures and impose heavy penalties against child abusers and that cases of...

Minister under fire for using a child for government propaganda

Minister for Environment and Urbanization Mehmet Özhaseki has attracted criticism for posing for a photo with a child who was made to hold a...

UN agencies say Turkey should reject child abuse law shielding men from punishment

UN agencies on Monday warned that a bill which could allow men accused of sexually abusing girls in Turkey avoid punishment if they marry...

[VIDEO] Justice minister defends disputed bill, saying would release early marriage offenders, not rapists

Turkey's Justice Minister Bekir Bozdağ said on Friday that a bill brought to Parliament late Thursday night by ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP)...

After social outrage, PM seeks consultation with opposition on controversial rape bill

Following outrage that was sparked on social media and in civil society, Prime Minister and the Chairman of Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party...

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