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Prisoners’ mothers with white scarves in Istanbul's May 1 cortege

Prisoners’ mothers with white scarves in Istanbul's May 1 cortege

ANF - 2019-05-01 14:44
Mothers of prisoners attended the May 1 celebrations in Bakirkoy wearing their white headscarves. ...
Prisoners’ mothers with white scarves in Istanbul\'s May 1 cortege - ANF

Solidarity with jailed academics in London

ANF - 2019-05-19 09:32
A number of associations held a demonstration in solidarity with jailed academics in London on Saturday. ...

Police attacked mothers with pressurized water in Amed

ANF - 2019-05-10 14:33
Mothers with white scarves protesting in Amed for their relatives on hunger strike were attacked by the police with pressurized water. Some protesters fainted. ...

Mothers battered and detained in front of Bakirkoy Prison

ANF - 2019-05-09 15:10
The police attacked mothers holding a vigil in front of the Bakirkoy Prison to draw attention to the prisoners on hunger strikes and death fasts demanding an end to the isolation. Several mothers were battered and detained. ...

Mothers of prisoners battered and detained in Bakirkoy

ANF - 2019-05-09 12:11
Mothers holding a vigil in front of the Bakirkoy Prison to draw attention to the prisoners on hunger strikes and death fasts to end the isolation were attacked by the police. Several mothers were battered and detained. ...

The Ministry of culture visits the religious monuments in Tabqa

SDF Press - 2019-05-08 22:11
Tabqa – Today, a delegation from the Ministry Culture and Art in north and east of Syria visited the most important Islamic and Christian cultural monuments which are destroyed due to the war in Tabqa city. The visit comes within the framework of a group ...

Police brutality against families in Istanbul, Amed and Sirnak

ANF - 2019-05-02 13:30
Turkish police attacked families of prisoners as they held sit-ins in Istanbul and Amed and stopped a press statement to be held in front of the Sirnak Type T Closed Prison. ...

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. ...

Taksim'e çıkmak isteyenlere müdahale edildi, 10 gözaltı | Dutzende Festnahmen bei Protesten zum 1. Mai in Istanbul

WDR - 2019-05-01 17:35
1 Mayıs Emek ve Dayanışma Günü’nde polis tarafından bariyerlerle kapatılan Taksim Meydanı’na ulaşmaya çalışan gruplara polis müdahale etti. Polis, yaşanan arbedenin ardından 10 kişiyi gözaltına aldı. | Bei Protesten zum Tag der Arbeit hat es in Istanbul D ...

Isolation protests in May 1 celebrations in Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-05-01 17:27
Workers took to the streets in Kurdistan for May 1. AKP’s anti-labor practices were protested in the demonstrations where the workers also drew attention to the isolation and the hunger strikes. ...

White scarves form human chain in Amed

ANF - 2019-05-01 15:48
Women wearing white headscarves attended the May 1 celebrations in Amed where they formed a human chain to draw attention to the political prisoners on hunger strikes. The crowd in the square frequently chant for the resistance in the prisons. ...

White scarved mothers not allowed in May 1 celebrations in Amed

ANF - 2019-05-01 13:32
May 1 celebrations led by the KESK, DISK, Amed Chamber of Medicine and TMMOB have started in Amed. The police is not allowing mothers wearing white headscarves in to the celebration grounds. ...

Taksim Square in Istanbul closed to traffic

ANF - 2019-05-01 09:27
Roads leading to Taksim Square in Istanbul have been closed to traffic by police today, Worker’s Day. ...

With white headscarves for the Workers’ Day in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-04-29 17:12
The HDP called for participation in the central rally on May 1, Workers’ Day in Istanbul. ...

Yüzlerce Hristiyan hacı 'Kutsal Ateş' ayini için Kudüs'te toplandı

BAS News - 2019-04-27 17:04
BasNews - Binlerce Ortodoks, Paskalya törenlerinin en önemli ritüellerinden 'Kutsal Ateş' ayini için Kudüs'teki Kutsal Kabir Kilisesi'nde buluştu. Hz İsa'nın kilisenin inşa edildiği noktada çarmıha gerildiği, burada defnedildiği ve yeniden dirildiği kabu ...

Repression increased in Silivri Prison in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-04-27 14:03
About 200 PKK prisoners are on hunger strike there demanding the end of isolation in Silivri Prison, in Istanbul. ...

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. ...

Baghdad Summit Concludes With Stress On Iraq’s Unity

Waar Media - 2019-04-21 13:23
WAAR_DUHOK The Baghdad summit of parliaments of neighboring countries of Iraq on Saturday concluded with a final declaration stressing the stability of the country. Turkey’s parliament speaker Mustafa Sentop also attended the Baghdad summit which brought ...

Minister of Peshmerga conducts the Ministry’s High Security & Defense Meeting

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-04 23:12
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 1, 2019, Karim Sinjari (KRG Minister of Interior and acting Minister of Peshmerga) conducted the Ministry of Peshmerga’s periodic High Defense & Security Meeting in Erbil. The meeting was notably attended by S ...