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Guerrillas write letter to hunger strikers in South Kurdistan

Guerrillas write letter to hunger strikers in South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-04-29 13:02
Guerrillas sent a letter to hunger strikers in South Kurdistan, Fadile Tok, Nasır Yağız and Herêm Mehmud, saying; “We are closer to victory more than ever. Victory is ours.” ...
Guerrillas write letter to hunger strikers in South Kurdistan - ANF

Die Linke Taş visited hunger strikers in Berlin

ANF - 2019-05-05 12:27
Hunger strikers Cemal Kobanê, Omar Bagdu, Mele Mustafa Tuzak and Şiyar Xelil were visited by Die Linke deputy Hakan Taş in Berlin. ...

Event in solidarity with the hunger strikers in Den Haag

ANF - 2019-05-04 15:58
A solidarity event was organized in Den Haag and was joined by hunger strikers as well as Kati Piri, the European Parliament Turkey Rapporteur. ...

Academic Kamuran Akın visited hunger strikers in Berlin

ANF - 2019-05-02 11:25
Academic Kamuran Akın visited Cemal Kobanê, Ömer Bağdur, Mele Mustafa Tuzak and Şiyar Xelil who are on hunger strike in Berlin. ...

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. ...

Kavak: Do whatever is in your hands for the hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-05-01 10:51
Politician Bedrettin Kavak called on everyone to mobilise around the hunger strikers in Strasbourg who have reached the 136th day of their fast. ...

Footage from guerrilla action in South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-04-30 14:16
Guerrillas hit Turkish military forces in South Kurdistan last week. ...

Workers' Day message from Strasbourg hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-04-30 11:49
The hunger strikers in Strasbourg issued a message to mark Workers’ Day. The activists called on everyone to be the voice of the resistance against isolation on 1 May. ...

Vigil promoted by families of hunger strikers in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-04-30 08:26
The vigil organised by the families of prisoners on hunger strike in Esenyurt Square has reached day 6. ...

Doctor Gülşen: Hunger strikers at critical stage

ANF - 2019-04-26 12:10
Doctor Fahrettin Gülşen has been monitoring hunger strikers in Strasbourg on a daily basis. He reports that they all suffered from heart, kidney and lungs problems. ...

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. ...

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. ...

Hunger strike in South Kurdistan continues

ANF - 2019-04-24 11:53
The hunger strike resistance carried out by HDP Nasır Yağız in Hewlêr has reached day 155. ...

“Turkey wants to occupy more areas in northern Syria”

ANF - 2019-04-22 16:44
Co-chair of the Kobanê People's Council, Merwa Dirêi, says that the policy of the Turkish state against the Kurds is not new and that Ankara's Neo-Ottoman policy is meant to occupy more areas in northern Syria. ...

Nasır Yağız has reached day 150 of his hunger strike

ANF - 2019-04-20 13:38
Together with the hunger strike by the HDP Hewlêr representative, there are solidarity hunger strikes going on in South Kurdistan. ...

Nasır Yağız has reached day 149 of his hunger strike

ANF - 2019-04-17 08:35
The hunger strike resistance carried out by HDP Nasır Yağız has reached day 149. ...

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.” ...

Christians to Join and Support New Cabinet in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-04-01 14:22
ERBIL — The Christian factions in the Kurdistan Region will join the new government and they will contribute to the development of the region through a strong government, said a Christian lawmaker. The Kurdistan Region has been known as the safe haven fo ...

Amed HDP candidates: This victory is for the hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-04-01 08:51
HDP Amed candidates said that the victory is for the hunger strikers and show the will of people for peace. ...