Press Release Regarding Ambassador Erdo?an ??can’s election to the UN Committee against Torture

Ambassador Erdogan Iscan, nominated by the Republic of Turkey, was elected to the United Nations Committee against Torture for the term 2020-2023 at the elections held in Geneva today (3 October 2019) on the margins of the 17th Meeting of States Parties to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment.

As an experienced and successful diplomat, Ambassador Iscan's election to this Committee is a reflection of Turkey's effective and fair position within the international organizations. We believe that Ambassador Iscan will make significant contributions to the Committee and we wish him success during his term.

Source: Republic of Turkey Ministry of Foreign Affairs