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

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

MEP Gerike called on CPT to investigate torture in Halfeti

ANF - 2019-05-26 08:57
European Parliament deputy, Arne Gericke, called on the Committee for the Prevention of Torture (CPT) to investigate the torture suffered by dozens of people in Halfeti. ...

Women of TJK-E called on people to join rally in Brussels today

ANF - 2019-05-22 08:38
The women organisation TJK-E and other Kurdish organisations called on people to join rally in Brussels today. ...

KCDK-E called on people to join march in Brussels on Wednesday

ANF - 2019-05-21 10:37
The KCDK-E called on people to join the rally to be held in Brussels tomorrow, Wednesday 22 May. The march will leave at 10 am from the Gare Central. ...

Hunger strike in Strasbourg: Day 144

ANF - 2019-05-09 08:41
The 14 Kurdish activists on hunger strike in Strasbourg have reached day 144 of their fast. ...

Journalist Evren is on the 142nd day of hunger strike

ANF - 2019-05-06 10:53
Journalist Kibriye Evren will appear in court tomorrow, for the 5th hearing of her case. She is being held in Diyarbakır Prison and has been on hunger strike for 142 days. ...

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. ...

Day of action for the hunger strikers across England and Wales

ANF - 2019-05-04 09:27
The campaign will highlight Turkish human rights abuses and discourage people from the UK from holidaying in Turkey, arguing this indirectly supports human rights abuses in Turkey. ...

May 1 celebrations in Europe salute hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-05-01 19:23
Kurdistanis attending May 1 celebrations in European cities protested the Imrali isolation and saluted the hunger strikers. ...

Advertisement van to give voice to the hunger strikers in Toronto

ANF - 2019-04-30 13:51
Activist Yusuf Iba joined the hunger strike resistance led by DTK co-chair and HDP Hakkari MP Leyla Güven, in Toronto 108 days ago. ...

Protest against isolation in Bordeaux

ANF - 2019-04-29 12:09
In Bordeaux, Kurds and their friends gathered in front of the Grand Theater, and handed out leaflets explaining the reasons for the hunger strike. ...

People in Kobane demonstrated for Afrin

ANF - 2019-04-29 09:41
People in Kobane demonstrated against the occupying Turkish forces in Afrin. ...

Three IS Militants Captured in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-04-28 15:44
ERBIL — Iraqi security forces have arrested three people who belong to the Islamic State (IS) in Kirkuk, north of the country. An official statement said the suspects were captured during a special operation by elite counter-terror service on Sunday. The ...

Mothers of hunger strikers organised sit-in in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-04-26 10:15
The mothers of the hunger strikers held a sit-in in Esenyurt Square in Istanbul after being attacked by police on previous days. ...

Kurdish activists in Strasbourg reached day 130

ANF - 2019-04-25 07:48
The 14 Kurdish activists on hunger strike in Strasbourg have reached day 130 of their fast. ...

German doctors: The state of the hunger strikers is concerning

ANF - 2019-04-24 14:36
The German doctors examining Mele Mustafa Tuzak, Omer Bagdur, Cemal Kobane and Siyar Xelil who continue their hunger strike in Berlin said their state is concerning. ...

Raise Your Voice for Leyla: Not numbers but women and men fasting

ANF - 2019-04-18 11:06
The Raise Your Voice for Leyla Initiative was launched on the 115th day of the hunger strike of HDP Hakkari MP Leyla Güven, on 2 March 2019. ...

Hunger strike in Strasbourg: Day 115

ANF - 2019-04-10 10:28
The 14 Kurdish activists on hunger strike in Strasbourg have reached day 115 of their fast. ...

Hunger strikers in Den Haag reached day 79 of their fast

ANF - 2019-04-08 09:51
Hunger strikers in Den Haag have been visited by members of the Philippine National Democratic Front. ...

Severe health warning for 14 hunger strikers in Strasbourg

ANF - 2019-04-02 16:34
Doctors issued a warning that the activists in Strasbourg, France who have been on a hunger strike for 107 days against the isolation imposed upon Ocalan could permanently lose several organs and are in danger due to possible cardiac complications. ...