Council of Europe
-Committee of Ministers
Athens, October 23, 2017
Dear Prime Minister Tsipras,
We, undersigned human rights and humanitarian non-governmental organisations,
We express our deepest concern in relation to the information, complaints and testimonies about violence and abuse by the Hellenic Police in the detention center in Moria, Lesvos.
The decision of the Greek Government to block the joint EU statement with regard to the human rights situation in China and Egypt before the UN Human Rights Council’s 35thsession in June
The Hellenic League for Human Rights announces the operation of a new application for mobile phones (androids, i-phones) that provides valid legal and other essential information to refugees and asylum seekers.
On Monday 19/06/2017, the prosecutor of the Supreme Court Mrs. Demetriou met in her office representatives of agencies and organizations (Hellenic League for Human Rights,
A few days ago HLHR publicized a complaint that concerned the informal refoulement of Turkish citizens seeking international protection from the state, from Greece back to Turkey. One of them is already held in a Turkish prison, and no further communication with him is possible.
Athens, May 29th, 2017
The Hellenic League for Human Rights has received allegations concerning the refoulement of Turkish asylum seekers in Evros
Hellenic League for Human Rights implements, since August 2016, the project “Provision of legal and other essential information to refugees”*, in which legal counseling and other essential information is provided to asylum seekers and refugees in accommodation structures in Northern Greece and Attica.
Athens, March 9, 2017. One year after the EU-Turkey deal, a “non-deal” on which
On the occasion of the 9 and 10 March European Council meeting, HLHR