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Swiss youth in front of the UN: “Take action!”

Swiss youth in front of the UN: “Take action!”

ANF - 2019-04-04 14:14
A group of young people from Switzerland issued a statement in front of the UN to draw attention to the hunger strikes and said, “Everybody must take action before it’s too late.” ...
Swiss youth in front of the UN: “Take action!” - ANF

Solidarity with the hunger strikers in Copenhagen

ANF - 2019-04-18 08:35
An action was taken in Nytorv, one of the busy squares of Copenhagen to inform the people about the hunger strikes and the health situation of the hunger strikers. ...

Switzerland: We are monitoring the hunger strikes closely

ANF - 2019-04-17 13:56
Switzerland’s Foreign Ministry announced that they are “closely monitoring” the hunger strikes protesting the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan. ...

‘Brexit is not future of European Union’: EU’s Juncker

Waar Media - 2019-04-16 16:31
WAAR_DUHOK “Brexit is not the future of the European Union” and cannot pose as an obstacle before EU’s progress, the head of European Commission said on Thursday. “Brexit cannot hinder our progress and it will not. The trade agreements and relations with ...

Solidarity Platform with the hunger strikes set up in Montpellier

ANF - 2019-04-15 09:14
A solidarity platform with the hunger strikes was established in Montpellier. ...

Mass protest in front of CoE against isolation on week 3

ANF - 2019-04-08 16:18
The protest held by European Kurds under the lead of the KCDK-E to support the resistance against the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan continues in front of the Council of Europe. ...

Protest in front of the Swedish State Television

ANF - 2019-04-04 13:52
Kurdistanis who joined the hunger strikes protesting the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan on April 1 held a demonstration in front of the Swedish State Television (SVT) headquarters to protest the silence of Swedish media. ...

Kurds on day 2 of sit-in in front of CoE

ANF - 2019-04-02 14:11
Kurds in Europe are on day 2 of the mass sit-in in front of the Council of Europe. ...

Mass hunger strike in front of CoE against isolation

ANF - 2019-04-01 18:14
The hunger strike in Strasbourg against the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan is on day 106. The mass alternating hunger strike launched last week was moved to the front of the Council of Europe (CoE) offices. ...

Freedom for Ocalan Vigil passes to TCS youth

ANF - 2019-04-01 14:23
The ongoing vigil held in front of the Council of Europe (CoE) with the motto “Freedom for Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan” continues in week 354 with TCS members taking over. ...

Young people against isolation in Marseille

ANF - 2019-04-01 11:42
A group of young people living in Marseille organized a civil disobedience action in front of the city’s train station. ...

Amed HDP candidates: This victory is for the hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-04-01 08:51
HDP Amed candidates said that the victory is for the hunger strikers and show the will of people for peace. ...

Kurdish journalists visited hunger strikers in Strasbourg

ANF - 2019-03-30 09:06
People continued to join the rallies organised in support of the hunger strike resistance in front of the European Parliament. ...

Day 5 in Strasbourg hunger strike in front of EP

ANF - 2019-03-29 16:15
The hunger strike in front of the EP in Strasbourg, France is on day 5. ...

European deputies in solidarity with hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-03-29 09:38
The hunger strike in front of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, continued on the 4th day. ...

Silence of CPT and Europe protested in front of the EP

ANF - 2019-03-28 14:29
The hunger strike in front of the EP against the isolation continues. Irish MEP Martina Anderson and Italian feminist Eleonora Forenza condemned the silence of European institutions. ...

Yagiz takes turn for the worse, hunger strikes spread

ANF - 2019-03-18 14:02
As the hunger strikes spread in Southern Kurdistan, Nasir Yagiz’s health issues on the 118th day of his hunger strike raise concerns. ...

MEP Crespo: We take the hunger strikes to the EU agenda

ANF - 2019-03-14 16:45
MEP Miguel Urban Crespo from Podemos in Spain pointed to the importance of breaking the isolation and said his party continues to keep the issue on the EU agenda. ...

Families of hunger strikers met Die Linke MPs in Parliament

ANF - 2019-03-14 12:04
The families talked about the worsening health situation of the hunger strikers and said it was urgent to take action. ...

Vigil for hunger strikers in front of German Prime Ministry

ANF - 2019-03-07 15:00
The families submitted a folder explaining the hunger strikes and their demands to the prime ministry as part of the protest supported by Kurdish institutions in Berlin. ...

University students in Bashur support hunger strikes for Ocalan

ANF - 2019-03-05 18:32
University students in Sulaymaniyah and Hewler who support the hunger strikes against the isolation called on the youth to participate in the demonstrations. ...