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Hunger strikes against isolation in South Kurdistan

Hunger strikes against isolation in South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-01-14 19:51
Hunger strikes are going on in South Kurdistan in Sulaymaniyah, Hewlêr and Maxmur Camp. ...
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Hunger strikes continue in Maxmur and Hewler

ANF - 2019-02-05 15:10
Hunger strikes against the Imrali isolation continue in Maxmur and Hewler. HDP member Nasir Yagiz’s health continues to deteriorate. ...

Demo against isolation in front of the SPD office in Berlin

ANF - 2019-02-05 12:46
Solidarity actions in support of the Kurdish hunger strike campaign continue in the German capital city Berlin. ...

Protest against isolation in Bern and Zurich

ANF - 2019-01-31 09:47
Demonstrations against the aggravated isolation regime imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan continue alongside ongoing hunger strikes demanding an end to this inhuman and unlawful treatment. ...

Demos against Turkey in Hesekê, Amûdê and Dirbêsiyê

ANF - 2019-01-21 19:17
People in Hesekê, Amûdê and Dirbêsiyê protested the occupation of Afrin at the anniversary of the invasion. ...

Maxmur and Shengal on hunger strike until isolation is broken

ANF - 2019-01-21 12:57
Hunger strikes against the isolation continue in Maxmur and Shengal. ...

Hunger strikes in Bashur continue: Yagiz reached critical stage

ANF - 2019-01-20 16:27
HDP member Nasir Yagiz has been on hunger strike in South Kurdistan for 61 days. ...

Hunger strikes in South Kurdistan continue

ANF - 2019-01-18 15:12
In Hewlêr, HDP Member Nasir Yagiz has been on hunger strike for 59 days and has reached a critical threshold. ...

100s of violations against journalist in Iraqi Kurdistan in 2018: advocacy

E-Kurd - 2019-01-17 17:16
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— As many as 24 journalists were arrested in Iraqi Kurdistan Region without a court ruling, a media watchdog has found among hundreds of other reported violations. “METRO’s 2018 report on the situation of journalists ...

New actions promoted by Kurdish youth against isolation

ANF - 2019-01-17 09:35
Kurdish youth organisations called on young people in all four parts of Kurdistan and elsewhere to take part in the actions to be promoted on 19 and 20 January with the slogan ‘We are rebelling against isolation!’” ...

Six more prisoners on indefinite hunger strike against isolation

ANF - 2019-01-16 13:27
Six more prisoners have joined the growing hunger strike action in prisons. ...

Hunger strikes against isolation grow in South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-01-12 14:40
Hunger strikes against the isolation continue in (South Kurdistan). Hunger striker HDP member Nasir Yagiz said, “I will continue until the end,” as his health continues to deteriorate. ...

HPG reports Turkish air raids in South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-01-12 14:16
The Turkish state continues its attacks in various parts of Kurdistan as part of its genocidal war against the Kurdish people. ...

Women against isolation in Hannover

ANF - 2019-01-12 10:21
A demonstration was held in the German city of Hannover to demand the end of isolation. ...

Updated list of 226 prisoners on hunger strike against isolation

ANF - 2019-01-10 12:49
A total of 226 prisoners in North Kurdistan and Turkey are on hunger strikes to protest the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan and to demand his freedom. ...

Kurds in Lebanon go on hunger strike against isolation

ANF - 2019-01-01 14:51
Kurds in Lebanon have gone on a hunger strike against the Imrali isolation. ...

New groups to join hunger strikes in prisons

ANF - 2018-12-21 15:01
New groups have been announced to join the hunger strikes launched in prisons protesting the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan and demanding his freedom. ...

Indefinite hunger strike against isolation began in Strasbourg

ANF - 2018-12-17 16:58
Solidarity hunger strikes have been launched everywhere in Europe. ...