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Ukraine candidate vows 'prison for life' for military graft | WJAC

Wjactv - 2019-03-20 20:07

Record prison sentences for lawyers on trial in Turkey

ANF - 2019-03-20 14:05
An Istanbul court issued prison sentences for 17 of the 20 lawyers, ranging from 3 years and 1 month to 18 years and 9 months. ...

HDP MP Surucu sentenced to 20 months in prison

ANF - 2019-03-20 12:21
HDP Urfa MP Ayse Surucu was sentenced to 1 year 8 months 15 days in prison. ...

Silenced at ‘the university of whispers,’ an Assad prison survivor can now tell his story | PBS NewsHour

PBS - 2019-03-20 08:04

Turquie : une journaliste kurde soutenue par Banksy sort de prison - L'Orient-Le Jour

Lorientlejour - 2019-03-20 01:59

A Kurdish political prisoner was exiled from the prison of Urmia to Yazd Prison

Kurdpa - 2019-03-20 01:37

Ex-Pediatrician Gets at Least 79 Years in Prison for Sexually Assaulting 31 Kids [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-03-20 00:33

Hunger strikers threatened in Silivri Prison

ANF - 2019-03-19 14:10
Hunger striker Erdoğan Zamur was released from Silivri Prison and said that fasting prisoners are under threats and in very bad hygienic conditions. ...

Kurd convicted of deadly bombing kills himself in prison in protest | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-03-19 08:26

Years in prison wanted for Demirtas as HDP prepares to nominate him for Turkey presidency

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-19 07:33

German-Turkish Singer Faces Up To 13 Years in Prison For 'Terrorism'

Theglobepost - 2019-03-19 07:33

Former HDP deputy enters prison after a court approves sentence | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-03-19 07:33

Mother fears military cadets arrested on coup charges will be killed in prison - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2019-03-19 07:33

Release cancer-stricken US Navy veteran Michael White from Iranian prison, let him return home: attorney

Gulan Media - 2019-03-19 06:33

Turkish court sentences more than dozen Cumhuriyet staff to prison on terrorism charges | Reuters

Reuters - 2019-03-19 03:04

Labour Activist Released on Bail

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-19 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network(KHRN): Eqbal Shabani, a labour activist and inspector of the Sanandaj Bakery Association, was temporarily released on a bail of 100 million Tomans from Sanandaj Central Prison. He was arrested by security forces on February ...

Message from Osman Kavala upon Completion of his 500th Day in Prison - Frontpage - e-flux conversations

E Flux - 2019-03-18 22:00

Clashes after Kurdish prisoner Zulkuf Gezen suicide in Turkish jail

E-Kurd - 2019-03-18 15:36
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey Kurdistan,— The death of a Kurdish activist on hunger strike in a Turkish prison sparked clashes between supporters and police near his grave on Monday, as his lawyers and Kurdish party officials said he had committed suicide. Zul ...

KCK: The resistance should grow in Zulkuf Gezen’s sacrifice

ANF - 2019-03-18 12:35
The KCK issued a statement and called on the people to “uphold the memory of the first prison martyr in the Break the Isolation lunge, to rush to Newroz grounds, to grow the resistance and to bid him farewell in the most glorious way”. ...

Police attacks people visiting Gezen’s grave in Amed

ANF - 2019-03-18 11:44
The police attacked the people who were visiting the grave of Zulkuf Gezen, who carried out a sacrifice action in Tekirdag Type F Prison No.2 to protest the isolation imposed upon Ocalan. ...

A Kurdish political prisoner went on hunger strike in Fshafvyh Prison

Kurdpa - 2019-03-17 15:26
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish political prisoner from Sarvabad, Sanandaj, has been on hunger strike in protest of his inappropriate condition at the Fshafvyh Prison. ...

Number of prisoners on hunger strike in Van rises to 215

ANF - 2019-03-17 13:02
Names of 67 more political prisoners who joined the indefinite and non-alternating hunger strike in Van High Security Closed Prison on March 1st, have been announced. ...

Iran sentences US Navy veteran to 10 years in prison for insulti

Rûdaw - 2019-03-17 08:53

HDP MP Sarısaç: We are the defenders of this honorable cause

ANF - 2019-03-16 15:09
"We salute this honorable resistance initiated by Ms. Leyla Güven. We will be the defenders of this resistance until the end. The demands of Leyla Güven and of our friends in prison are our demands.” ...

Sick prisoner Menderes Leyla on hunger strike for 20 days

ANF - 2019-03-16 11:26
Sick prisoner Menderes Leyla held in the Tekirdag Type F Closed Prison No.1 announced through his visitors that he has been on a hunger strike for 20 days. ...

Inside the prison holding IS detainees in northeast Syria

Al Monitor - 2019-03-16 02:42

Continued Hunger Strike of Kurdish Political Prisoner at Quarantine of Orumiyeh Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-16 02:01
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Kurdish political prisoner, Ghader Mohammad Zadeh who has been in prison for the past 14 years, has gone on hunger strike in protest to being transferred to the Safe Ward (formerly known as Quarantine) of Orumiyeh Ce ...

A Prisoner Hanged at Tabriz Central Prison after Serving 15 Years of Imprisonment

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-15 02:01
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): On Monday morning, March 12, a prisoner charged with murder was executed at Tabriz Central Prison. A reliable source told KHRN that Islam Farsi, 42-year-old from the city of Eilkhchi of Tabriz, was arrested about 15 ...

Execution of two other prisoners in Urmia Prison

Kurdpa - 2019-03-14 19:08
Kurdpa Agency: Two other prisoners who transferred to solitary confinement to execute the death sentence in the central prison of Urmia were executed. ...

5 prisoners on hunger strike in Gebze in critical condition

ANF - 2019-03-14 12:04
5 prisoners who went on a hunger strike on December 16 in the Gebze Type M Prison are now in a critical condition. ...

Cardinal Pell sentenced to 6 years in prison for sexually abusing 2 choirboys [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-03-14 01:22

Manafort sentenced to 3 1/2 more years in prison | KGAN

Cbs2iowa - 2019-03-14 00:07

Zehra Doğan, journaliste kurde libérée de prison : “Une personne en lutte ne s’arrête jamais” - Médias / Net - Télé

Telerama - 2019-03-13 14:17

At least one prisoner was executed in Urmia Prison

Kurdpa - 2019-03-13 06:16
Kurdpa Agency: At least one of the three detainees who were transferred to the solitary confinement cells of the central prison in Urmia was executed on charges of "murder" for execution. ...

A Kurdish political prisoner has been kept in the ordinary crime section of Urmia Prison

Kurdpa - 2019-03-13 06:16
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish political prisoner from the city of Oshnavieh is in the ordinary punishment of the Central Prison of Urmia. ...

Court of Appeals Finalises Sentence for A Kurdish Civilian

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-13 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): The verdict for Farshad Abbasi, a Kurdish civilian who was previously sentenced to 5 years in prison by branch 1 of Orumiyeh Revolutionary Court on the charge of membership in one of the Kurdish opposition parties, w ...

Latest Condition of Zeynab Jalalian at Khoy Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-13 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Zeynab Jalalian, a political prisoner sentenced to life imprisonment who is held at Khoy prison, was transferred to dentistry clinic last week after waiting for two months to get her teeth and gum infections treated. ...

Three Prisoners Hanged on Murder Chargers at Orumiyeh Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-13 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Three prisoners- Hossein Rahimi, Naji Omarzadeh and Khalil Salehi- were executed on murder charges at Orumiyeh Central Prison on Monday March 11, 2019. A reliable source told KHRN that “these prisoners were transferr ...

The execution of three Kurd citizens in the Central Prison of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Orumiyeh

Roji Kurd - 2019-03-13 00:03
On 11 March 2019 the death sentence for three Kurd prisoners was executed in the Central Prison of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Orumiyeh,Kurdistan Human Right Organization_Rojhelat,reported. The death sentences “Naji Omarzadeh son of Omar from Soma and ...

148 prisoners including 2 journalists on hunger strike in Van

ANF - 2019-03-11 20:04
148 prisoners have been on a hunger strike for 11 days in the Van High Security Closed Prison. ...

Iran Executes Three Kurdish Detainees

BAS News - 2019-03-11 12:04
ERBIL — Iranian authorities carried out the death penalties given to three Kurdish men in Urmiya prison on Monday. Naji Omarzadeh, Hussein Ibrahimi, and Khalil Salehi were all sentenced to death on murder charges, according to Hangaw Organization for Hum ...

Iran’s Intelligence Ministry Slaps Azeri Rights Activist With New Charges, Claim He’s Organizing Protests from Prison – Center for Human Rights in Iran

Iranhumanrights - 2019-03-09 20:46

'Daddy, no:' Chilling new details emerge from Chris Watts prison interview tapes [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-03-08 15:25

Ukraine candidate vows 'prison for life' for military graft | KGAN

Cbs2iowa - 2019-03-08 13:20

A Kurdish Teacher Released on Bail in Orumiyeh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-08 02:00
Kurdish Human Rights Network (KHRN): A Kurdish teacher, Peyman Naqshandi, was temporarily released from Orumiyeh Central Prison on a bail of 20 Milion Tomans on March 06. According to reports received by KHRN, security forces arrested this Kurdish teacher ...

Anwar Khezri’s Letter of Sorrow: From Suicide at the Intelligence Ministry Prison to Death Sentence in a Five-Minute Trial

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-08 02:00
Anwar Khezri, the Kurdish religious prisoner who has been detained for more than 9 years at the Rajayshahr Prison of Karaj, has written an open letter about his attempt to commit suicide when interrogated at the Ministry of Intelligence Detention Centre i ...

Execution of a Ghorve citizen in Zanjan

Roji Kurd - 2019-03-08 00:02
The execution of a Kurdish citizen Ghorve city was executed in the Zanjan central prison. On 3 March 2019, the execution of a Ghorve citizen with the identity of “Nooradin Salami” was executed at Zanjan Central Prison,Kurdistan Human Right Organization_He ...

Ghosn very affected by time in prison, lawyer says

Yahoo - 2019-03-07 21:02

Workers Party of Turkey delegation visited Leyla Güven

ANF - 2019-03-07 18:03
"This resistance, which began with Leyla Güven, involved all of as the hunger strike of thousands of activists, in prison, in Europe, in other Kurdish provinces, puts a great deal of responsibility on those outside." ...

New Case Against Four Political Prisoner at Orumiyeh Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-07 02:00
Four Kurdish political prisoners in the Orumiyeh Central Prison -Hamid Rahimi, Touraj Ismaili, Kamal Hassan Ramazan and Ahmad Tamouei- were transferred to the Public Prosecutor’s Office of the Revolutionary Court without prior notice, on March 2, 2019 wit ...

Strasbourg hunger strikers sent message to women

ANF - 2019-03-06 21:01
"We, as activists in Strasbourg, would like to say: resistance makes a person beautiful and beautifies the woman. Leyla Güven leads this resistance like women in Rojava, especially the YPJ, lead the resistance, and women in prison." ...

Inmate Michaël Chiolo wounds guards at France's Condé-sur-Sarthe prison

BBC - 2019-03-06 00:03
He wounded two guards at a high-security prison, in a knife attack described as a "terror incident". ...

163 journalists in prison in February

ANF - 2019-03-05 15:59
"We see that the government’s use of systematic pressures continues to increase. Every day journalists are being tried and many of them are sentenced." ...

Elderly, ailing Kurdish woman released from Turkish prison - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2019-03-05 12:26

HDP’s Irmez sentenced to 18 months in prison

ANF - 2019-03-05 12:04
Former HDP Sirnak MP Aycan Irmez has been sentenced to 18 months in prison. ...

Repression on prisoners on hunger strike increased

ANF - 2019-03-05 09:29
While the ban on the prisoners' letter continues, the deposit of the money into the account of the prisoners is also prevented by the prison administration. ...

Kurdish Cyber Activist Released from Orumiyeh Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-05 02:00
Kurdish Human Rights Network (KHRN): Salahedin Ranjbar, director of the Telegram channel “Orumiyeh Dang” who had been previously transferred to Orumiyeh Central Prison to serve his one year sentence, has been released. According to reports received by KHR ...

A Kurdish Teacher Arrested in Orumiyeh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-05 02:00
Kurdish Human Rights Network (KHRN): A Kurdish teacher, Peyman Naqshbandi, was arrested by security forces in Orumiyeh on the charge of propaganda against the state and transferred to the Orumiyeh Central Prison after two days of interrogation at the Mini ...

A Kurdish Prisoner Hanged at Choobidar Prison in Qazvin

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-05 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Ali Shakouri, a resident of the Tarzilloo village in Orumiyeh, was executed at Choobidar prison in Qazvin on Wednesday, Feb 11, 2019. He was arrested four years ago on the charge of murder and sentenced to death. “Th ...

85-year-old Sîsê Bingöl finally released from prison

ANF - 2019-03-04 22:19
85-year-old Sîsê Bingöl was finally released from prison. ...

Prisoners on hunger strike in Bandirma attacked

ANF - 2019-03-04 12:17
Political prisoners on hunger strikes in the Bandirma Type T Closed Prison No.1 were attacked by the prison guards. ...

'Kiwi Jihadi' Mark Taylor jailed in Kurdish prison -reports | Newshub

Newshub - 2019-03-04 00:37

New Zealand jihadist Mark Taylor captured in Syria and jailed in Kurdish prison - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

ABC - 2019-03-04 00:19

Arrested Woman Beaten by Prison Guard in Khoy Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-03 02:00
Kurdish Human Rights Network (KHRN): A prisoner, Zahra (surname not revealed) was beaten by Khoy Prison agents and chained to an iron bar for 5 hours as punishment. According to the information obtained by KHRN, a 25-year-old woman from Khoy was arrested ...

Three Kurdish Political Prisoners Released from Orumiyeh and Salmas Prisons

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-01 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Faramarz Mamadi, Nezam Heydari and Matin Khaledi were released over the past few days upon the leniency shown by Iran Judiciary from Salmas and Orumiyeh central prison respectively. Nezam Heydari, a Kurdish civilian ...

18 prisoners exiled - UPDATED

ANF - 2019-02-28 12:31
16 prisoners including 4 hunger strikers were exiled from the Antep Type L Prison to the Antep Type H Prison, while 2 prisoners were exiled from the Kiriklar Type F Closed Prison No.1 to the Isparta Type E Closed Prison. ...

Kurdish Political Prisoner Transferred to the Quarantine of Orumiyeh Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-02-28 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Kurdish political prisoner Ghader Mohammad Zadeh who has been in prison for 14 years, has been transferred to the Safe ward (formerly known as Quarantine) of Orumiyeh Prison since February 20, and The authorities hav ...

Turkish Artist Zehra Doğan Released After More Than Two Years in Prison - Artsy News

Artsy - 2019-02-27 20:54

Prison sentence sought for solidarity with Özgür Gündem

ANF - 2019-02-27 16:37
Hearing of the Editors-in-Chief on Watch campaign, created with the purpose of solidarity with the Özgür Gündem, was postponed to April. ...

Leyla Güven: Solidarity shows we have already reached our goal

ANF - 2019-02-27 16:06
"How else could we explain fascism: This action exposed it. There are very serious rights violations in the prisons. The resistance in the prison is very valuable. I believe that this action will be successful.” ...

Turkish Artist Zehra Doğan Released from Prison - Artforum International

Artforum - 2019-02-26 21:50

HDP’s Yüksekdağ sentenced to prison for “insulting Erdoğan”

ANF - 2019-02-26 20:01
Jailed former HDP co-chair Figen Yüksekdağ has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for “insulting the President”. ...

Turkish artist Zehra Dogan is released from prison after nearly three years | The Art Newspaper

Theartnewspaper - 2019-02-26 16:21

Inmates in Turkish prison deliberately deprived of water:deputy - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2019-02-26 08:23

Facing prison, Manafort asks for leniency in Mueller case | KGAN

Cbs2iowa - 2019-02-26 06:47

After Nearly Three Years in Prison, Turkey Has Freed Outspoken Kurdish Artist Zehra Doğan | artnet News

Artnet - 2019-02-26 00:07

Exile of eight prisoners of conscience from Kermanshah to Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj.

Roji Kurd - 2019-02-26 00:02
Eight people of Sunni religious prisoners of conscience imprisoned in the Islamic Republic’s regime in Kermanshah (Dizel Abad),detained about 9 months ago,were deported to Rajai Shahr Prison(Karaj) in recent days. Exiled inmates are now held in the quaran ...

Action in front of Bakırköy Prison banned

ANF - 2019-02-25 17:07
Turkish police continue their repression against the people in solidarity with the hunger strike campaign. ...

39 years innocent in prison: US-Americans will receive 21 million dollars in compensation | CRYPTO COIN DISCOVERY

Ccdiscovery - 2019-02-25 13:17

Kurdish artist Zehra Doğan released from Turkish prison after 20-month imprisonment

Kurdistan24 - 2019-02-25 13:10

Police stops protest outside Bakirkoy Prison

ANF - 2019-02-25 12:44
The police stopped the press statement about the hunger strikes that the Marmara Solidarity with Prisons Initiative wanted to hold in front of the Bakirkoy Closed Women’s Prison. ...

Four Political Prisoners Released from Kamyaran Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-02-25 02:02
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Four Kurdish Political prisoners, Mehrdad Sabouri, Aram Mohammadi, Omid Ahmadi and Shaho Sadeghi, were released from Kamyaran prison. According to KHRN, Mehrdad Sabouri and Omid Ahmadi were released on Thursday, Febr ...

Briton Suspected of Joining ISIS in Syria Wants to Return to UK From Kurdish Prison | Al Bawaba

Albawaba - 2019-02-25 00:44

Turquie: une journaliste kurde soutenue par Banksy sort de prison

Institut Kurde / Paris - 2019-02-25 00:01

Turquie: une journaliste kurde soutenue par Banksy sort de prison

Lefigaro - 2019-02-24 19:27

Turkey frees Kurdish writer and artist Zehra Dogan after two years in prison

E-Kurd - 2019-02-24 19:22
ISTANBUL,— Turkey conditionally freed Kurdish writer and artist Zehra Dogan on Sunday after more than two years in jail for “terrorist propaganda”, her employer said. Dogan’s case has won the public backing of street artist Banksy since she was sentenced ...

Journalist Zehra Doğan released from prison

ANF - 2019-02-24 13:35
Kurdish journalist Zehra Doğan who was jailed because of her news articles, paintings and social media posts, has been released from prison. ...

Three Kurdish Political Prisoners on Hunger Strike at Tabriz Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-02-24 02:00
Kurdish Human Rights Network (KHRN): Three Kurdish political prisoners Ali Ahmad Suleiman, Yousef Kakamaemi and Aydin Ozchlik went on a one-day hunger strike at Tabriz Central Prison in protest to the Lack of Availability of Education in Mother Language f ...

Prisoners’ radios confiscated in Van

ANF - 2019-02-23 13:30
Prisoners in the Van Type T Closed Prison have had their radios confiscated. ...

Hunger strikers placed in solitary cells

ANF - 2019-02-23 13:03
6 female prisoners on hunger strike in the Bayburt Type M Closed Prison have been placed in solitary confinement. Suleyman Benzer is also placed in a cell in Duzce. ...

Kurdish politician jailed in Germany released from prison

ANF - 2019-02-23 12:02
Mahmut Kaya who was arrested in Germany last year, has been released on probation. ...

Prison sentences asked for directors of "Bakur" documentary

ANF - 2019-02-21 16:46
Prison sentences asked for the directors of the documentary "Bakur", Çayan Demirel and Ertuğrul Mavioğlu. ...

Senior economy editor held in prison for a year with no evidence presented against him - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2019-02-21 12:35

Turkish appeals court upholds prison sentences for Cumhuriyet staff - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2019-02-20 00:59

Hunger Strikes Monitoring Delegation visited Bakırköy Prison

ANF - 2019-02-19 17:38
Six political women prisoners are on hunger strike in Bakırköy Women Prison. ...

8 more prisoners went on an indefinite hunger strike in Şakran

ANF - 2019-02-19 09:04
It has been learned that 8 more prisoners joined the indefinite hunger strike resistance in Şakran Prison in the western province of İzmir. ...

Opinion: Syria cannot be Europe′s Guantanamo Bay prison | Europe| News and current affairs from around the continent | DW | 18.02.2019

DW - 2019-02-19 01:41

Iran: Kurdish Teenager Facing Imminent Death Penalty

BAS News - 2019-02-18 10:34
ERBIL — An Iranian Kurdish teenager is under threat of being executed by Iranian judicial authorities. Mohammed Kalhori, from Lorestan province, was only 15 years old in 2014 when he was arrested in a murder case. Ever since, he was held in prison on a d ...

“Massoud Shamsnejad”a lawyer in Uromia was sentenced to 6 years in prison.

Roji Kurd - 2019-02-17 00:00
“Massoud Shamsnejad”a lawyer who was detained from 8 January 2019 was detained by Branch Three of the Islamic Revolutionary Tribunal of Orumiyeh on charges of “propaganda against the state and acting against national security” He was sentenced to 6 years ...

The Nightmares in Diyarbakir Prison

Haber Diyarbakir - 2019-02-16 17:48

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