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Police attacked mothers of prisoners, detained 4 in Bakırköy

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. ...
Police attacked mothers of prisoners, detained 4 in Bakırköy - ANF

Mothers held sit-in in Bismil and Lice

ANF - 2019-05-18 07:38
Mothers of prisoners on hunger strike and death fast held a sit-in in Lice and Bismil in the province of Amed. ...

Families continue to resist in Amed and Istanbul

ANF - 2019-05-16 16:39
Families of prisoners on hunger strikes and death fasts in Istanbul and Amed continue their protests. The families support their children’s demands despite police interventions. ...

Mothers detained in Bakırköy referred to court

ANF - 2019-05-13 17:16
Mothers of prisoners who were taken into custody during the police crackdown in front of Bakırköy Women’s Closed Prison, have been referred to court. ...

Death faster Aydın: Let's spread the resistance everywhere!

ANF - 2019-05-11 10:34
One of the prisoners who turned the hunger strike into death fast on 30 April is Şükran Aydın. She is in Bakırköy Women Closed Prison. ...

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. ...

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). ...

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. ...

Message from Zozan Çiçek on death fast in Bakırköy jail

ANF - 2019-05-08 13:18
The hunger strike resistance led by DTK co-chair and HDP Hakkari MP Leyla Güven demanding the end of isolation was joined by seven thousand political prisoners. ...

Police harassed families in Gebze once again

ANF - 2019-05-08 08:42
Police once again harassed the families of prisoners on hunger strike who wanted to hold a sit-in in front of Gebze M Type Closed Prison. ...

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. ...

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. ...

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. ...

Turkey detains 127 people in Istanbul on May Day

Reuters - 2019-05-01 17:04
Istanbul police said they detained 127 people on Wednesday for attempting to hold illegal demonstrations in various parts of the city to celebrate May Day. ...

Mothers of prisoners stage sit-in in front of Bakırköy Prison

ANF - 2019-04-29 17:40
Mothers of prisoners on hunger strike continue their protests for their children. ...

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. ...

The execution of four Kurdish prisoners in Zanjan and Ilam prisons

Kurdpa - 2019-04-19 13:21
Kurdpa Agency: four Kurdish prisoners were executed on charges of "murder" in Zanjan and Ilam prisons. ...

Police attacks sit-in, detains 20 people in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-04-16 14:36
The police attacked the sit-in in front of the Gebze Prison held by families and detained 20 people including HDP Istanbul Co-chair Esengul Demir. ...