Breaking News from Kurdistan, Europe and Middle East

Police attacks sit-in, detains 20 people in Istanbul

Police attacks sit-in, detains 20 people in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-04-16 14:36
The police attacked the sit-in in front of the Gebze Prison held by families and detained 20 people including HDP Istanbul Co-chair Esengul Demir. ...
Police attacks sit-in, detains 20 people in Istanbul - ANF

Mothers battered and detained in front of Bakirkoy Prison

ANF - 2019-05-09 15:10
The police attacked mothers holding a vigil in front of the Bakirkoy Prison to draw attention to the prisoners on hunger strikes and death fasts demanding an end to the isolation. Several mothers were battered and detained. ...

Prisoners’ families stopped by police in front of Gebze prison

ANF - 2019-05-08 15:06
The sit-in families of prisoners on hunger strike were to hold in front of the Gebze Closed Women’s Prison was stopped by the police. ...

HDP Ay beaten by police at families sit-in in front of Gebze jail

ANF - 2019-05-01 11:36
HDP Gebze district co-chair Idris Ay was beaten and detained during the peaceful protest of families of prisoners on hunger strike in front of Gebze prison. ...

Police blockade in front of Gebze Prison

ANF - 2019-04-26 13:23
Citizens wanting to issue a statement in front of the Gebze Prison were surrounded by the police. ...

Police attacked Peace Mothers in front of Gebze Prison again

ANF - 2019-04-21 15:03
Again, the police attacked a sit-in protest in Gebze. Relatives of prisoners on hunger strike have been demonstrating in front of the women's prison in the western Turkish town for two weeks. There were several arrests. ...

Sit-in against the isolation continues in front of EP

ANF - 2019-04-18 16:26
The sit-in demanding an end to the isolation continues in front of the EP on day 4. ...

Activists in Strasbourg: The isolation will end if we unite

ANF - 2019-04-18 14:53
The sit-in activists in front of the EP protesting the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan called on everybody to raise the resistance. ...

AKP, İstanbul'da devir teslime nasıl direniyor | Wie sich die AKP gegen eine Machtübergabe in Istanbul wehrt

WDR - 2019-04-18 09:59
İstanbul’da yapılan belediye seçimlerini kazanan Ekrem İmamoğlu, mazbatasını aldı. Buna ragmen AKP, İmamoğlu'nun zaferini kabul etmek istemiyor. | Ekrem Imamoglu, Sieger der Kommunalwahl in Istanbul, erhält seine Ernennungsurkunde. Die Regierungspartei AK ...

Ekrem İmamoğlu 17 gün sonra mazbatasını aldı | Oppositionskandidat in Istanbul zum Sieger erklärt

WDR - 2019-04-17 17:15
Millet İttifakı'nın adayı Ekrem İmamoğlu, AKP'nin olağanüstü itirazından bir gün sonra İstanbul Büyükşehir Belediye Başkanlığı için mazbatasını aldı. | Der Sieger der Kommunalwahl in Istanbul Ekrem Imamoglu erhält seine Ernennungsurkunde. Die AKP will den ...

Sudan forces attempt to break up sit-in outside army HQ

Waar Media - 2019-04-15 13:31
WAAR_DUHOK Sudan’s Rapid Support Forces (RSF) reportedly attempted on Monday to break up a sit-in staged by protesters outside the army headquarters in Khartoum. Military bulldozers moved to remove roadblocks erected by protesters near the headquarters b ...

Police raid homes in Istanbul as AKP demands new vote

Al Monitor - 2019-04-13 08:26

Algeria protests: Police arrest 108 in Friday clashes

BBC - 2019-04-13 00:30
Police say they have arrested 108 people as the protests against the regime show no sign of ending. ...

Silence of CoE condemned in mass sit-in

ANF - 2019-04-11 13:01
The mass sit-in by Kurds in Europe protesting the silence of the Council of Europe (CoE) continue on the third week. ...

Prisoners’ families attacked and detained by police

ANF - 2019-04-09 15:15
The families holding a sit-in in front of the Gebze Type M Closed Prison in solidarity with the prisoners on hunger strikes were attacked by the police and many were detained by the police. ...

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. ...

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.” ...

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. ...