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

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 Iba: You step forward, because we won’t step back - ANF

European actions to support hunger strike and death fast

ANF - 2019-05-19 10:59
Actions and demonstrations continue all over Europe to support the hunger strike resistance and break the silence around this resistance. ...

Actions in solidarity with the hunger strike resistance in Europe

ANF - 2019-05-18 08:37
Demonstrations, protests and actions to support the hunger strike and death fast resistance continue in Europe. ...

Meeting in Graz to support hunger strike resistance

ANF - 2019-05-12 10:21
A meeting took place in the Austrian city of Graz to support the hunger strike resistance. ...

Kurdish hunger striker in Paris continues to receive visitors

ANF - 2019-04-30 13:51
Groups visiting hunger striker Özkan Özdemir said they support the resistance and that they will put it on the public agenda. ...

Hunger striker Yusuf Iba reached day 108 of fast in Toronto

ANF - 2019-04-29 09:41
Kurdish activist Yusuf Iba has been on hunger strike for 108 days in Toronto, Canada. ...

Hunger striker Yusuf Iba refused treatment

ANF - 2019-04-27 14:03
Hunger striker Yusuf Iba refused treatment after being taken to hospital and continued his hunger strike. ...

Hunger striker Yağız: We should resist together

ANF - 2019-04-26 10:15
Nasır Yağız, on day 157 of his hunger strike, called for increased resistance and vowed to continue his action until the isolation is brought to an end. ...

Hunger striker Iba hospitalized in Toronto

ANF - 2019-04-26 09:27
The health of hunger strike activists is deteriorating further every passing day. ...

KCDK-E called to support action in London

ANF - 2019-04-26 09:27
The democratic Kurdish Society Congress (KCDK-E) called on everyone to support the civil disobedience actions in London. ...

People of al-Hasaka rallied to support hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-04-24 11:53
A demonstration was held in al-Hasaka to support the hunger strike resistance. ...

Hunger strikers Velat Kaya's mother: Silence kills our children!

ANF - 2019-04-20 17:22
Yasemin Kaya is the mother of hunger striker Velat Kaya who has been fasting since 1 March in Amed prison and said: "We stand by our children and we’ll never retreat”. ...

STUC supports Kurdish hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-04-19 08:33
From the beginning, and the mention of Welsh Kurdish hunger striker Imam Sis in Lynn Henderson’s presidential opening speech, the Kurds featured prominently at this week’s Scottish Trade Union Congress. ...

Hunger striker in Berlin suffers from heart trouble

ANF - 2019-04-18 20:32
Health of the hunger strike activists is deteriorating. ...

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. ...

Egypt referendum: No one believes this vote will be fair but we won't be silenced | Global development | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-04-16 13:01

Hunger striker Herêm Mehmud: I'll fast until isolation is lifted

ANF - 2019-04-16 10:31
Herêm Mehmud, who has been on hunger strike for 51 days in Germiyan, South Kurdistan, said: “I am determined to continue my fast until isolation is lifted.” ...

Hunger striker Yusuf Iba taken to hospital

ANF - 2019-04-14 12:41
Kurdish activist Yusuf Iba on hunger strike in Canada was taken to hospital and discharged after refusing treatment. ...

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. ...

“Am I able to live in this destroyed city?” The exiled teacher who returned to Raqqa determined to protect the city’s youth from Daesh — meet Mona Freij

The Global Coalition - 2019-04-03 11:25
“Daesh raided our house,” says Mona Freij, 43, an activist, social worker and English teacher from the Syrian city of Raqqa. “God didn’t will that I die yet. I was able to get away and reached Turkey.” Article “Am I able to live in this destroyed city?” ...