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ÖHD Prison Commission announced report on hunger strikes

ÖHD Prison Commission announced report on hunger strikes

ANF - 2019-04-09 09:46
The members of the Istanbul Branch of Jurists for Freedom (ÖHD) Prison Commission announced their report on the situation of prisoners in Marmara region on hunger strike at the Istanbul branch of the Human Rights Association (İHD). ...
ÖHD Prison Commission announced report on hunger strikes - ANF

Journalist Evren is on the 142nd day of hunger strike

ANF - 2019-05-06 10:53
Journalist Kibriye Evren will appear in court tomorrow, for the 5th hearing of her case. She is being held in Diyarbakır Prison and has been on hunger strike for 142 days. ...

Kurdish activist on hunger strike for 108 days hospitalized

ANF - 2019-04-25 00:02
Akın, who continues his hunger strike at his home since his release from prison, has been taken to hospital. ...

Twitter storm for the hunger strike resistance today at 8 pm

ANF - 2019-04-24 11:44
Today, at 8 pm Europe time, a Twitter Storm to raise awareness on the hunger strike resistance. ...

Human Rights Association announced its 2018 Violations of Rights

ANF - 2019-04-20 10:36
The Human Rights Association (IHD) announced its 2018 Violations of Rights Report. ...

Prisoner on 114th day of hunger strike: “We are determined”

ANF - 2019-04-18 18:21
Ahmet Surme, one of the prisoners in Tekirdag who have been on a hunger strike for 114 days, said they are determined and asked for public attention. Surme said their health is at a critical stage. ...

Khaled visits MPs on hunger strike

ANF - 2019-04-15 16:18
PFLP Politbureau Member Leila Khaled visited HDP MPs on hunger strikes. ...

Prisoners not allowed to mention hunger strikes on phone calls

ANF - 2019-04-15 12:36
Prisoners in the Urfa Type T Prison No.2 who have been on a hunger strike since March 1 protesting the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan reportedly have their phone calls are cut off if they “mention the hunger strikes”. ...

Latest in hunger strikes in Southern Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-04-12 16:47
Nasir Yagiz’s indefinite non-alternating hunger strike in Hewler is on day 143, while Fadile Tok continues her hunger strike in Maxmur on day 83. The alternating hunger strikes also continue with new groups. ...

Group of German activists to go on hunger strike

ANF - 2019-04-12 12:08
A group of German activists are going on a hunger strike in Berlin in solidarity with the ongoing hunger strikes demanding an end to the isolation. ...

7 activists go on hunger strike in Van against isolation

ANF - 2019-04-11 14:30
7 more activists are going on a hunger strike in Van to show solidarity with the hunger strikes against the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan. ...

3 more communists go on hunger strikes against isolation

ANF - 2019-04-10 15:41
3 more prisoners from the Marxist Leninist Communist Party (MLKP) and MLKP/Communist Women’s Organization (KKO) cases joined the indefinite nonalternating hunger strikes. ...

Hunger striker's mother: Listen to the voice of our children

ANF - 2019-04-09 11:47
Behya Tan, mother of 21-year-old Şahin Tan, who has been on hunger strike for 102 days in Ceyhan Closed Prison, said: “We are on hunger strike with our children. How can we eat when they are not?” ...

Swiss parties urged Government to act on hunger strikes

ANF - 2019-04-09 11:14
Three Swiss political party, the Swiss Federal Council and the Geneva Canton Government, called on the international community to act on hunger strikes. ...

Health status of jailed journalist on hunger strike critical

ANF - 2019-04-08 18:49
The situation of the political prisoners Kibriye Evren, Hilal Ölmez and Evin Kaya on hunger strike is deteriorating rapidly. Journalist Evren is now suffering from vomiting blood. ...

Over 100 Iraqis in Saudi Arabia’s prison: Iraqi Human Rights Commission member

E-Kurd - 2019-04-05 20:31
BAGHDAD,— There are more than 100 Iraqis in Saudi Arabia’s prisons, a member of Iraqi Human Rights Commission (IHRC) said on Thursday. Ali al-Bayati said in a statement that the Government of Iraq should investigate the issue in the framework of strength ...

Kurdish Political Prisoners on Hunger Strike in Solidarity with Political Prisoners in Turkey

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-04-03 02:00
Kurdish Human Rights Network (KHRN): Sixteen Kurdish political prisoners in Iran’s prisons went on a three days hunger strike in solidarity with Kurdish political prisoners in Turkey who have been on hunger strike for the past several weeks. According to ...

“Let’s crown the hunger strike resistance with victory on Newroz”

ANF - 2019-03-20 16:33
HPG guerrillas said Newroz is a day of emerging from the darkness into the light and added: “Let’s crown the hunger strike resistance with victory on Newroz.” ...

A Kurdish political prisoner went on hunger strike in Fshafvyh Prison

Kurdpa - 2019-03-17 15:26
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish political prisoner from Sarvabad, Sanandaj, has been on hunger strike in protest of his inappropriate condition at the Fshafvyh Prison. ...

42 NGOs Including KHRN Demand Renewal of Mandate for Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Iran

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-17 02:00
Friday 15 March 2019 TO: Member states of the United Nations Human Rights Council Your Excellency, We, the undersigned Iranian and international human rights organisations, urge your government to support resolution A/HRC/40/L.15 renewing the mandate of t ...

Municipality of Strasbourg supports activists on hunger strike

ANF - 2019-03-16 06:46
Deputy mayor said that the Strasbourg municipality will bring the hunger strikers’ demands to the Council of Europe Human Rights Commission. ...