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Epileptic prisoner on hunger strike since 1 March

Epileptic prisoner on hunger strike since 1 March

ANF - 2019-04-21 11:49
Selami Keles, a epileptic prisoner in Düzce T Type Closed Prison, has been on hunger strike since 1 March. ...
Epileptic prisoner on hunger strike since 1 March - ANF

Gebze: Yet another attack on families of political prisoners

ANF - 2019-05-18 17:54
In Gebze, western Turkey, another police attack has been launched on families of political prisoners. ...

KCK celebrates 15 May, Kurdish Language Day

ANF - 2019-05-15 08:41
The KCK Education Committee issued a message to mark 15 May, Kurdish Language Day, which has been celebrated since 2006. ...

Death faster Aydın: Let's spread the resistance everywhere!

ANF - 2019-05-11 10:34
One of the prisoners who turned the hunger strike into death fast on 30 April is Şükran Aydın. She is in Bakırköy Women Closed Prison. ...

Families in Gebze: We will be here every day!

ANF - 2019-05-10 08:31
The vigil promoted by the families of the hunger strikers in Gebze Women Prison has been blocked once again. The families said: “We will be here tomorrow.” ...

Action in solidarity with hunger strikers in Düsseldorf

ANF - 2019-05-08 09:35
An action was promoted in Düsseldorf to support the hunger strike resistance led by HDP Hakkari MP Leyla Güven. ...

Police harassed families in Gebze once again

ANF - 2019-05-08 08:42
Police once again harassed the families of prisoners on hunger strike who wanted to hold a sit-in in front of Gebze M Type Closed Prison. ...

PFLP Secretary General visited MPs on hunger strike in Amed

ANF - 2019-04-27 15:58
PFLP Secretary General Ahmed Saadet’s lawyer Mahmod Hassan paid a solidarity visit to the HDP MPs who are on a hunger strike in the HDP offices in Amed. ...

Nasır Yağız: 156 days on hunger strike

ANF - 2019-04-25 11:41
HDP Nasır Yağız has reached day 156 of fast in Hewlêr as hunger strike resistance continues throughout South Kurdistan. ...

Prisoner Yilmaz refused treatment and he is sent back to prison

ANF - 2019-04-25 09:36
Nizamettin Yilmaz, who is on hunger strike in Mardin E Type Closed Prison, refused treatment at Mardin State Hospital, after been hospitalised. Yilmaz was therefore taken to prison again. ...

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. ...

Hunger strike in Strasbourg: Day 129

ANF - 2019-04-24 10:37
The 14 Kurdish activists on hunger strike in Strasbourg called on people to mobilize. ...

Leyla Güven: 168 day on hunger strike

ANF - 2019-04-24 08:38
The hunger strike resistance led by Leyla Güven has been joined by thousands in Kurdish and Turkish prisons as well as in many European cities. ...

Mele Mustafa Tuzak has reached day 100 of his hunger strike

ANF - 2019-04-23 11:23
Mele Mustafa Tuzak has been on hunger strike for 100 days in Berlin. “I am feeling happy and I feel as if I have started fasting today.” ...

Journalist Nedim Türfent on hunger strike

ANF - 2019-04-22 16:18
Imprisoned journalist Nedim Türfent joined the prison resistance against isolation on 1 March. In a letter he writes that he is in high morale, but worried about the prisoners on hunger strike or four months. ...

Hunger strike in prisons continues

ANF - 2019-04-22 09:38
Many prisoners have been on hunger strike for 128 days, others have joined at a later stage. Gurbet Ektiren has gone on hunger strike on 15 January, ...

Hunger strike in Strasbourg reached day 127

ANF - 2019-04-22 08:47
The 14 Kurdish activists on hunger strike in Strasbourg reiterated their determination in continuing their fast until isolation is lifted. ...

Gejwer Aydın: Mothers will do whatever for their children fasting

ANF - 2019-04-21 08:51
One of the prisoners on hunger strike against the isolation regime implemented in Imralı is Mizar Aydın. He is in Tekirdağ F Type Closed Prison and has been on hunger strike for 49 days. ...

Khaled visits MPs on hunger strike

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

Political prisoner on hunger strike speaks about prisons

ANF - 2019-03-28 16:58
Political prisoner Abdullah Oral, who has been on an indefinite non-alternating hunger strike for 93 days in Izmir Kiriklar Prison No.1, spoke about the oppression by the prison administration on a phone call with his family. ...