Foreword by Noam Chomsky Introduction 1. Background 2. Turkey and the EU 3. Civil and Political Rights in Turkey 4. Cultural and Minority Rights in Turkey 5. Conflict in the Southeast 6. The international dimensions to the conflict 7. The Military and the Islamist Movement 8. Internal Displacement 9. The EU and the Kurds 10. The Future of the EU Accession Notes Index
Kerim Yildiz is the Executive Director of Kurdish Human Rights Project, an independent non-political human rights organisation founded in London in 1992. Himself a Kurdish refugee, he has written extensively on issues of human rights, minority rights and international law.Mark Muller is a leading barrister specialising in international human rights cases and criminal related litigation both at home and abroad. He is chair of the Bar Human Rights Committee (BHRC), chair of the Kurdish Human Rights Project (KHRP) and a director of the EUTCC (EU Turkey Civic Commission), each of which he helped establish.