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Sit-in against the isolation continues in front of EP

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. ...
Sit-in against the isolation continues in front of EP - ANF

Mothers of prisoners on day 39 of protest in Gebze

ANF - 2019-05-17 15:07
Mothers of prisoners continued their protest in front of the Gebze Prison on day 39 and demanded an end to the isolation. ...

Prisoners’ mothers in Viransehir send fax to Ministry of Justice

ANF - 2019-05-15 19:11
Mothers from Viransehir sent a fax to the Ministry of Justice, supporting their children’s demands and demanding an end to the isolation to prevent deaths and put an end to the chaos in the country. ...

Police attacked families in Gebze again

ANF - 2019-05-15 15:25
The families gathered in Gebze for the 35th time to draw attention to the prisoners on hunger strike and death fasts demanding an end to the isolation imposed upon Ocalan were attacked by the police again. ...

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. ...

Police attacks protesters in Gebze: Several mothers detained

ANF - 2019-05-02 17:19
Police attacked the vigil held in Gebze by families of prisoners on hunger strikes demanding an end to the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan. Several mothers were detained. ...

Mothers in Gebze: We will stand by our children to the end

ANF - 2019-04-25 15:50
Mothers of political prisoners on hunger strike against the isolation in Imrali were barred from protesting in front of the Gebze Prison. ...

Civil disobedience against isolation continues in London

ANF - 2019-04-25 14:30
As the civil disobedience protest launched in the London offices of Amnesty International against the isolation imposed upon Ocalan continues, another act of civil disobedience was carried out in the offices of national television networks. ...

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. ...

Ozdemir on day 20 of hunger strike in Paris

ANF - 2019-04-20 13:57
H. Ozkan Ozdemir’s indefinite hunger strike launched on April 1 in Paris against the isolation continues as do the visits. ...

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. ...

German activists: The fight against the isolation is our fight

ANF - 2019-04-18 13:32
German activists who held a 3-day hunger strike in Berlin demanding an end to the isolation said, “The fight against the isolation is our fight too.” ...

Play staged in protest at EP: Silence kills!

ANF - 2019-04-16 15:50
The protest against the isolation held in front of the European Parliament continues on week 4. ...

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. ...

EUTCC: Europe should take action against the isolation

ANF - 2019-04-15 13:54
EUTCC Chairperson Kariane Westrheim visited the hunger strikers who have been on a hunger strike in Strasbourg for 120 days and called on European institutions and politicians to take action against the isolation. ...

Isolation discussed in Geneva Canton Parliament

ANF - 2019-04-12 13:37
MPs from 3 political parties in the Geneva Canton in Switzerland took the hunger strikes against the isolation to the Geneva Canton Parliament. ...

Hunger strikers visit Swedish Parliament

ANF - 2019-04-12 12:58
Kurdistanis on a hunger strike in Stockholm demanding an end to the isolation imposed upon Ocalan visited the political parties in the parliament and demanded that they take a stand against the isolation. ...

Hunger strike in front of EP on day 3

ANF - 2019-03-27 15:31
The hunger strike held in front of the European Parliament against the isolation is on day 3. ...

MEP Gericke visits Kurdish hunger strikers in Strasbourg

ANF - 2019-03-27 12:44
MEP Arne Gericke visited the hunger strike activists who continue their protest in Strasbourg demanding an end to the isolation imposed upon Kurdish Peoples’ Leader Abdullah Ocalan. Bundnis C member Gericke said the isolation in Imrali must end. ...

Hunger strike in front of EP on day 2

ANF - 2019-03-26 17:23
The indefinite alternating hunger strike launched in front of the EP with 250 participants in Strasbourg, France continues on day 2 with 380 participants. ...