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Hunger striker Özkan Özdemir continues his action in Paris

Hunger striker Özkan Özdemir continues his action in Paris

ANF - 2019-04-19 10:14
ICOR representative said that they support the hunger strike undertaken in Turkey and Kurdistan as it is their duty to show solidarity with the Kurdish activists. ...
Hunger striker Özkan Özdemir continues his action in Paris - ANF

Hunger strikers in Paris received solidarity visits

ANF - 2019-05-12 11:33
AvEG-Kon member H. Özkan Özdemir continues his hunger strike in Paris. He has begun fasting on 1 April and has even joined by other activists. ...

Journalists for Democracy in Turkey and Kurdistan launched in UK

ANF - 2019-05-05 13:50
Journalists, campaigners and Turkish and Kurdish organisations based in Britain came together in a new solidarity initiative announced on World Press Freedom Day. ...

Turkey ranks first in Europe and third in the world in workplace

ANF - 2019-04-28 16:11
HDP Labor, Economy, Agriculture and Social Policy Co-Vice President Günay Kubilay, in a written statement, said that they were mourning for workers killed in their workplace. ...

Hunger strikers in prison: We'll take back what they took from us

ANF - 2019-04-28 16:11
In Turkey and Kurdistan prisoners have gone on indefinite hunger strike on 1 March. Over 7,000 prisoners are fasting and they are suffering continue harassment and attacks. ...

Hunger striker Iba: You step forward, because we won’t step back

ANF - 2019-04-22 14:06
Hunger striker Yusuf Iba said, “We won’t stop our protest until we achieve our goals,” as his health deteriorates. Iba called on peoples and institutions to support the resistance. ...

Hunger striker's mum: They are resisting for a just demand

ANF - 2019-04-21 09:58
Suleyman Acun is one of the prisoners on hunger strike. He said: “If our action is echoed outside, it will succeed.” ...

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. ...

German teachers union shows support for hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-04-19 13:44
Prominent German NGO Education and Science Union (GEW) announced that they support the demands of hunger strikers who continue to resist to end the isolation imposed upon Ocalan. ...

Action to support hunger strikers in Paris

ANF - 2019-04-18 09:38
ACTIT and SBP members in Paris organised actions near the French Parliament. ...

Europe against isolation and in support of hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-04-18 08:35
Action in solidarity with the hunger strike resistance were held in Germany, Switzerland and France. ...

Hunger striker Erol Aydemir reached day 27 of fast in Rome

ANF - 2019-04-17 10:21
Former MEP Luisa Morgantini and Palestinian activist Manal Tamimi visited hunger striker Erol Aydemir in Rome. ...

Özkan Özdemir reached day 17 of his hunger strike in Paris

ANF - 2019-04-17 08:35
AvEG-Kon member H. Özkan Özdemir has reached the 16th day of indefinite hunger strike. Özdemir continues its action in Paris and receives many visitors. ...

Fire Breaks Out In Notre Dame Cathedral In Paris

Waar Media - 2019-04-16 12:23
WAAR_DUHOK A massive fire at the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has been extinguished after 8.5 hours, a spokesman for the local fire brigade said late Monday. Firefighters will continue to ensure that the fire, which seriously damaged the iconic landmark ...

Erol Aydemir has reached day 26 of his hunger strike in Rome

ANF - 2019-04-15 09:14
Kurdish hunger striker Erol Aydemir has reached day 26 of his hunger strike in Rome. ...

Solidarity action in Dortmund continues

ANF - 2019-04-13 08:39
The police have made problems to activists as they continue their action in the solidarity tent they put up in Dortmund. ...

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. ...

Italians in solidarity with Kurds join the hunger strike protest

ANF - 2019-04-07 12:55
While the indefinite hunger strike of two activists in the Hague approaches the 80th day, the hunger strike in Rome entered day 17, joined by Italians in solidarity with the demand of the Kurdish activists. ...

Owen: The silence on what is going on in Turkey is shameful

ANF - 2019-04-03 16:54
"So we want the peace process to begin again in Turkey and who must lead that peace process is Ocalan, and Ocalan cannot lead anything as long as he is in prison." ...

6-month tent demonstration launched in Hildesheim

ANF - 2019-04-02 12:35
A tent demonstration that will continue for 6 months was launched in Hildesheim, Germany to show solidarity with the hunger strikers and demand an end to the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan. ...