Video with conscientious objector Kamil Murat Demir
(07.05.2021) In the second video of the interview series titled "Conscientious objectors story: We exist despite civilian death", we share the story of Kamil Murat Demir, who declared his conscientious objection in 2018. As a cameraman, he has to travel a lot and is constantly subject to controls and arrests. The video has been published to the International Day of Conscientious Objection, May 15, 2021.
Turkey: Let the bird of miracles sing and you will hear it
Video with conscientious objecotr İnan Mayıs Aru
(05.05.2021) The Conscientious Objection Association, Vicdani Ret Derneği, focuses on the experiences of conscientious objectors in Turkey.In the first interview published as part of a video series, the association share the story of İnan Mayıs Aru, who declared his conscientious objection in 2008. The video has been published to the International Day of Conscientious Objection, May 15, 2021.
(09.04.2021) Every year on 15th May, the International Conscientious Objection Day, we organise solidarity with conscientious objectors (COs) and draw attention to their resistance to war. This year we have a particular focus on Turkey – working closely with Conscientious Objection Association (Vicdani Ret Derneği).
(08.03.2021) Vicdani Ret Bülteni’nin ikinci sayısında, 2021’in Ocak ve Şubat ayında derneğimizin açıklamalarını, derneğimize yapılan bilgi edinme başvurularına dair bilgileri, vicdani retçilerin yaşadıkları hak ihlallerinin iki aylık güncel verilerini, VR-DER tarafından takip edilen dosyalara ilişkin detayları ve Ocak-Şubat ayında yapılan yeni vicdani ret açıklamalarını bulabilirsiniz.