Turkey officially withdraws from the Istanbul Convention

Share thisFacebookTwitterRedditEmailLinkedInWhatsAppTurkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan issued a ‘midnight decree’ in March seeking to withdraw Turkey from the Council of Europe’s Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence, better known as the Istanbul Convention. Being the first country to sign the agreement, Turkey has officially withdrawn from the Convention as of … Continue reading Turkey officially withdraws from the Istanbul Convention