Human Rights Chair deplores Turkish arrest and detention of Osman Kavala


"Today is a sad day. Mr Osman Kavala, a prominent and respected leading figure in Turkey's arts and culture scene has to date been detained in solitary confinement without indictment for 365 days. I am dismayed by the ongoing injustice exacted upon a man of peace, who through Anadolu Kültur, is a bridge-builder between Turks, Armenians and Kurds...."