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May 1 celebrations in Europe salute hunger strikers

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. ...
May 1 celebrations in Europe salute hunger strikers - ANF

Demos in Europe in solidarity with mothers of hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-05-10 09:29
Demonstrations and actions in solidarity with the mothers of hunger strikers who have been attacked by Turkish police have been held in Paris, Hamburg and Aarau (Switzerland). ...

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. ...

Celebrating May 1 in Qamishlo: “We will tear down the invasion!”

ANF - 2019-05-01 16:52
Hundreds gathered in Qamishlo to celebrate May 1 in the Newroz grounds. ...

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. ...

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. ...

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. ...

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. ...

38 detained as police attacked families of hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-04-30 16:22
Turkish regime’s repression against those in solidarity with hunger strikers continues. ...

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. ...

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.” ...

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. ...

Solidarity with the hunger strikers in Reims and Newport

ANF - 2019-04-20 12:00
Two actions in solidarity with the hunger strikers in Reims, France and Newport, Wales. ...

Solidarity with the hunger strikers in Copenhagen

ANF - 2019-04-18 08:35
An action was taken in Nytorv, one of the busy squares of Copenhagen to inform the people about the hunger strikes and the health situation of the hunger strikers. ...

MEPs visit hunger strikers in Strasbourg

ANF - 2019-04-17 14:46
Two members of the European Parliament visited the indefinite non-alternating hunger strikers in Strasbourg. ...

Hunger strikers in Stockholm: End the silence!

ANF - 2019-04-17 10:58
Activists on hunger strike in Stockholm protested the silence of media and European institutions. ...

HDP Batman MP Uca visited hunger strikers in the Hague

ANF - 2019-04-13 12:28
The two Kurdish hunger strikers in the Hague were visited by HDP Batman MP Feleknas Uca on Friday. ...

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. ...