Thanks to this detention and these baseless accusations directed at me as a human rights activist and a humanitarian worker, I have now seen how right and needed our struggle is. Human rights for all now, without discrimination.
Veli Acu works for the Human Rights Agenda Association, monitoring human rights violations throughout the country. He has been a member of Amnesty International since 2010. Since May 2016, he is a Programme Associate of the UN World Food Programme.