Breaking News from Kurdistan, Europe and Middle East

Police brutality against families in Istanbul, Amed and Sirnak

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. ...
Police brutality against families in Istanbul, Amed and Sirnak - ANF

Prisoners refused treatment at Kurkculer Prison

ANF - 2019-05-31 12:27
Prisoners who ended their hunger strike in the Kurkculer Type F Closed Prison are being refused treatment. Prisoner Inan Akin said, “We are not receiving treatment, they don’t give us our medicine, we couldn’t drink the soup, it was like colored water." ...

Families of soldiers/policemen captured by HPG meet IHD and HDP

ANF - 2019-05-29 15:02
Families of soldiers and policemen captured by the HPG held a press statement with the IHD and called on the public and the state. The families also met with the HDP. ...

Police attacked families of prisoners, detained 19 in Batman

ANF - 2019-05-07 15:06
Turkish state forces have attacked the relatives of prisoners who wanted to make a press statement in front of Batman M Type Prison. 19 people were taken into custody in the crackdown. ...

Nearly 30 Freed Yezidis Reunite with Families in Sinjar

BAS News - 2019-05-06 21:48
ERBIL - Nearly 30 Yezidis, who had been freed from the Islamic State (IS) in Syria earlier in March, reunited on Monday with their families in Sinjar. Earlier the month, the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said that it had handed over a number ...

Police attacked mothers of prisoners, detained 4 in Bakırköy

ANF - 2019-05-06 14:08
Turkish police have again attacked the mothers of prisoners in front of Bakırköy Prison in Istanbul and detained 4 people. ...

Families resist despite the attack

ANF - 2019-05-06 13:05
Families gathered in front of the Urfa Type T Prison to draw attention to the death fasts and hunger strikes launched a sit-in despite an attack by soldiers. ...

Families of prisoners walked to closed off HDP building in Amed

ANF - 2019-05-04 14:31
The families of the prisoners on hunger strike walked into the police blockade and moved towards the HDP Amed provincial building that was also closed off by the police. ...

Police forcibly removes families in Gebze

ANF - 2019-05-03 15:02
Families of prisoners who have been on hunger strikes against the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan were attacked by the police once more on day 25 of the vigil they have been holding in front of the Gebze Prison. ...

Police attack families holding vigil in Gebze: 4 detained

ANF - 2019-05-02 17:19
Turkish police attacked the vigil prisoners’ relatives were holding in front of the Gebze Type M Closed Prison and detained 4 people. ...

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 ...

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. ...

Gözler YSK’de: İstanbul için son karar bu hafta verilecek | Entscheidung der Wahlkommission zur Neuwahl in Istanbul noch in dieser Woche erwartet

WDR - 2019-04-29 16:11
AKP ile MHP’nin İstanbul’daki seçim sonuçlarına itirazları sonrası gözler YSK’de. Bugüne dek bazı ara kararlar veren YSK’nin son kararını da bu hafta içinde vermesi bekleniyor. | Zwei Wochen nach der Bürgermeisterwahl in Istanbul hatte die türkische Wahlk ...

‘Vengeance Team’ claims the actions in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-04-29 16:03
Many cars have been set on fire in Istanbul. ...

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. ...

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. ...

Office of the families of the fighters in the Tabqa

SDF Press - 2019-04-22 02:37
Tabqa-The Office of the families of the fighters was established in the Tabqa in early 2018. Since its establishment, it has worked to monitor the situation and affairs of the families of the fighters of Syrian Democratic Forces in Tabqa and its countrysi ...

The Families of the martyrs of Hasaka hold its monthly meeting

SDF Press - 2019-04-18 17:30
Hasaka – The Council of martyrs’ families in Hasaka held a monthly meeting to discuss the council’s work, the obstacles which they face and listen to the families of martyrs, their problems and their suggestions. Hundreds of family members and families of ...

Prisoners’ families attacked and detained by police

ANF - 2019-04-09 15:15
The families holding a sit-in in front of the Gebze Type M Closed Prison in solidarity with the prisoners on hunger strikes were attacked by the police and many were detained by the police. ...