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Kurdish activist on hunger strike for 108 days hospitalized

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. ...
Kurdish activist on hunger strike for 108 days hospitalized - ANF

Hunger strikers Kobanê taken to hospital in Berlin

ANF - 2019-05-21 09:47
Kurdish activist Cemal Kobanê, who has been on hunger strike in Berlin since 29 January has been taken to hospital during the night. After refusing treatment he continued his action. ...

Erol Aydemir: 60 days on hunger strike in Rome

ANF - 2019-05-19 10:20
Kurdish activist Erol Aydemir has been on hunger strike for 60 days in Italy demanding the end of isolation. ...

Imam Şiş: 143 days on hunger strike

ANF - 2019-05-08 09:35
Imam Şiş has been on hunger strike for 143 days in Newport, Wales, demanding the end of isolation said he will continue his fast until isolation is lifted. ...

Herêm Mehmoud: 65 days of hunger strike in South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-05-01 17:04
Herêm Mehmoud has been on hunger strike for 65 days in the town of Kelar in Germiyan. He says to be ready to pay the price for the free lives of the Kurdish people. ...

Prisoners on hunger strike in Silivri forcibly taken to hospital

ANF - 2019-04-29 13:02
Prisoners on hunger strike in Silivri Prison were handcuffed and taken to hospital by use of force. The prisoners refused to be treated, saying; “We will never stray from our path.” ...

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. ...

British police attacked Kurdish activists at Amnesty International protest for Ocalan

E-Kurd - 2019-04-27 16:06
LONDON,— Kurdish activists Nahide Zengin and Mehmet Sait Yılmaz, who have been on hunger strike for 44 days indefinitely, were attacked by the British police on Saturday. British police attacked the activists carrying out a civil disobedience action in t ...

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. ...

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. ...

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. ...

Prisoner on 114th day of hunger strike: “We are determined”

ANF - 2019-04-18 18:21
Ahmet Surme, one of the prisoners in Tekirdag who have been on a hunger strike for 114 days, said they are determined and asked for public attention. Surme said their health is at a critical stage. ...

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. ...

Kurdish Political Prisoners on Hunger Strike in Solidarity with Political Prisoners in Turkey

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-04-03 02:00
Kurdish Human Rights Network (KHRN): Sixteen Kurdish political prisoners in Iran’s prisons went on a three days hunger strike in solidarity with Kurdish political prisoners in Turkey who have been on hunger strike for the past several weeks. According to ...

European delegation visited HDP deputies on hunger strike in Amed

ANF - 2019-03-31 08:34
A European delegation will be in Kurdistan today to follow the local elections and will visit the HDP Hakkari MP Leyla Güven who has been on hunger strike for 144 days as well as the other deputies fasting. ...

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. ...