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Femen action in Paris: Stop Feminicide!

Femen action in Paris: Stop Feminicide!

ANF - 2019-05-30 19:32
The women's organization Femen protested in Paris against feminicide. Activists commemorated the sixty women who have been murdered in France since the beginning of the year. ...
Femen action in Paris: Stop Feminicide! - ANF

479 social leaders killed in Colombia since Peace was signed

ANF - 2019-06-28 08:11
Colombian Ombudsman, Carlos Alfonso Negret, confirmed that, according to the records, between January 2016 and April of this year, 479 social leaders have been murdered throughout the country and 982 received threats between April 2018 and April 2019. ...

Women protest against male violence in Amed

ANF - 2019-06-22 14:49
In Amed, women took to the streets to protest against male violence. Several women have been murdered in the Kurdish metropolis in recent weeks. ...

Suspects in rape of seven-year-old girl released on bail in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-06-20 18:46
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Five people suspected of involvement in the the rape of a seven-year-old girl have been released on bail by a court in Erbil, the capital of Iraqi Kurdistan region, the victim’s family has said. The girl’s father t ...

Guerrillas launched attacks in Iğdır

ANF - 2019-06-02 16:10
HPG / YJA Star guerrillas destroyed a large number of armored vehicles as the result on an action in Iğdır on 1 June. Many soldiers were killed in the action. ...

Footage released from guerrilla action in Avashin

ANF - 2019-06-01 14:34
HPG and YJA-STAR guerrillas continue inflicting blows against the Turkish army in Kurdistan territory. ...

HDP: Stop the illegal military operation in South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-05-30 11:38
The HDP called on the AKP-MHP government to stop the illegal military operations in South Kurdistan. ...

Further Military Action in Syria’s North-West Will Overwhelm All Ability to Meet Civilian Needs, Humanitarian Official Warns, Urging Immediate Focus on Idlib - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-05-29 01:47

Hunger strikers end action in Turkey after call from jailed Kurdish leader Ocalan | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-05-27 16:47

Kurdish leader Ocalan calls end to jail hunger strikes in Turkey

Waar Media - 2019-05-26 17:18
WAAR_DUHOK Imprisoned Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan has called for an end to hunger strikes by thousands of jailed supporters in Turkey, Ocalan’s lawyers said on Sunday. “I expect the action to come to an end in light of the broad statements to be made ...

Activists in South Kurdistan ended their hunger strike action

ANF - 2019-05-26 14:10
Activists in In Maxmur, Sulaymaniyah and Germiyan also ended their hunger strike. ...

Fridays For Future Rojava!

ANF - 2019-05-25 09:07
Around 50 people joined the action in Qamishlo. ...

Action in solidarity with the hunger strikers in Stuttgart

ANF - 2019-05-25 08:39
Demonstrations in solidarity with the hunger strike and death fast resistance continue to be held all over Europe. ...

Swiss police attacked demo for hunger strike resistance

ANF - 2019-05-24 12:50
Swiss police attacked the action in solidarity with the hunger strike. Two activists were taken into custody. ...

Women in Giessen helf action in solidarity with hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-05-22 09:40
The Berchem Women's Council in Giessen promoted an action in solidarity with the hunger strikers. ...

EP Rapporteur Piri visited Kurdish hunger strikers in the Hague

ANF - 2019-05-20 12:30
EP Turkey Rapporteur Kati Piri visited Huseyin Yildiz and Hasbi Cakici who have been on a hunger strike in the Hague, the Netherlands for 122 days. ...

British deputies visited hunger strikers in London

ANF - 2019-05-12 11:00
Enfield Southgate MP Bambos Charalambous and Brighton MP Lloyd Russell-Moyle visited activists Nahide Zengin and Mehmet Sait Yılmaz who have been on hunger strike since 15 March in London. ...

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). ...

HDP lawmaker floats Kurds voting for AKP in Istanbul if conditions are met

Rûdaw - 2019-05-10 02:01
If the AKP takes certain steps such as releasing those Kurds who have been put in jail unjustly ...

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. ...

Two female prisoners on hunger strike exiled

ANF - 2019-05-03 13:14
Sibel Akdeniz and Azize Yagiz, who have been on a hunger strike in the Mardin Type E Closed Prison, were exiled to the Kayseri Closed Women’s Prison. ...