A/HRC/37/50/Add.1

Report of the Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel,
inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment on his
mission to Turkey*
Contents
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I.

Introduction ...................................................................................................................................

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II.

Legal framework ...........................................................................................................................

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A.

International and regional level ............................................................................................

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B.

National level ........................................................................................................................

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Assessment of the situation ...........................................................................................................

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A.

General observations ............................................................................................................

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B.

Torture and ill-treatment .......................................................................................................

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C.

Conditions of detention .........................................................................................................

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D.

Safeguards and prevention ....................................................................................................

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Conclusions and recommendations ...............................................................................................

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A.

Conclusions ..........................................................................................................................

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B.

Recommendations.................................................................................................................

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III.

IV.

* Circulated in the language of submission only.

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