Ethnic Cleansing

Occupied Cyprus: How Turkey has destroyed Christian culture | The Christian Post

Sadly, in the case of the occupation of Cyprus, the West, and NATO have stood with the aggressor and against the victim. This Western incoherency in freely allowing the Turkish occupation of Cyprus undermines the West’s credibility and international authority.

For the past 48 years, the rightful owners of the Turkish occupied territory are unable to return to their homelands. Most of their cultural heritage has been demolished, and they have been subject to apartheid-style segregation by Turkey, even in death.

Rape, ethnic cleansing and looting: UN reveals Turkey’s crimes in Syria – The Jerusalem Post

The abuses have been directed against women and children, and primarily target minorities such as Yazidis, Kurds and Christians. Turkish-backed extremists have committed a litany of abuses in northern Syria after Ankara illegally occupied Afrin, Jarabulus, Idlib and Tel Abyad over the last three years. The allegations have gained exposure over the last years and …

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UN rights chief calls for Turkey to probe violations in northern Syria – UN News

I also call on the Turkish authorities to respect international law and to ensure that violations committed by armed groups under Turkey’s effective control cease UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet Michelle Bachelet warned that the human rights situation in places such as Afrin, Ras al-Ain and Tel Abyad, is grim, with violence …

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