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Amed Vigil: The people won't accept the trustees!

ANF - 2019-09-22 09:27
The Democracy Vigil in Amed continues to protest the seizure of the municipality by the AKP on 19 August. ...

Women from Kobane protest Turkish invasion

ANF - 2019-09-21 18:44
Actions by women’s movement Kongreya Star in Kobane. ...

Gedenkfeier für Ümit Acar in Ingolstadt

ANF - 2019-09-20 01:01
Aus Protest gegen den Krieg in Kurdistan und die Kollaboration der Bundesregierung mit dem AKP/MHP-Regime verbrannte sich Ümit Acar vor einem Jahr selbst. Eine Gedenkfeier findet am 29. September in Ingolstadt statt. ...

People protesting outside AKP headquarters detained again

ANF - 2019-09-19 15:21
A group, detained for wanting to protest outside an AKP office, said; “Why can people protest outside the HDP but not the AKP?” ...

Trustees protested in Duisburg

ANF - 2019-09-19 08:55
A protest was organised in Duisburg against the AKP-MHP fascist alliance seizure of the HDP-run municipalities of Amed, Mardin and Van. ...

Algerian army chief moves to limit protest movement

Gulan Media - 2019-09-19 06:32

Guerilla: Die Kriegspartei sind wir, nicht die HDP

ANF - 2019-09-19 03:26
Der Guerillakommandant Mahir Deniz äußert sich im ANF-Gespräch zum staatlich inszenierten Protest vor der HDP-Zentrale in Amed und fragt: „Wieso setzt sich die Regierung nicht für die Soldaten und Polizisten ein, die sich in PKK-Gefangenschaft befinden?“ ...

KCDK-E call to join "people meeting" in Maastricht

ANF - 2019-09-18 10:04
The KCDK-E issued a written statement to "urge everyone to raise their voices against the attacks of AKP-MHP fascism against Rojava, South Kurdistan and to protest the trustees by joining the ‘Peoples Meeting' in Maastrich on 21 September. ...

Forbidden to protest against the trustees in Hakkari

ANF - 2019-09-18 08:50
Hakkari Governor has issued a new 30-days ban on actions and events to prevent protests against the seicure of the HDP-run municipalities of Van, Mardin and Amed. ...

Vredesmoeder van protest tegen embargo Maxmur naar ziekenhuis gebracht – Koerdisch Nieuws

Koerdischnieuws - 2019-09-18 07:03

Trump's refugee policy prompts Jewish activists to protest - Los Angeles Times

Latimes - 2019-09-17 19:51

Protest in Van against the seizure of municipality

ANF - 2019-09-16 17:11
Van, Mardin and Amed continue to protest against the dismissal of the elected mayors. ...

People of Kobane rally for Afrin

ANF - 2019-09-15 19:55
A day before the fifth anniversary of the ISIS attack on Kobanê, a protest against the continuing occupation of Afrin took place in the northern Syrian canton capital. ...

Day 28 of the Democracy Vigil in Amed, Van and Mardin

ANF - 2019-09-15 18:25
The sit-in protest on the Lise Avenue continued under police blockade. ...

Silent protest in Berlin against the trustees

ANF - 2019-09-15 11:15
The silence of the Western countries on the AKP seizure of the municipalities of Amed, Van and Mardin was condemned with a silent demonstration in Berlin. ...

Information stand in Bocholt to protest trustees

ANF - 2019-09-15 08:48
A stand was opened in Bocholt, Germany, to protest the appointment of trustees in Amed, Van and Mardin. ...

26ste dag van protest tegen AKP-waarnemers in Mardin – Noord-Koerdistan – Koerdisch Nieuws

Koerdischnieuws - 2019-09-13 19:31

26th day of protest against trustees in Mardin

ANF - 2019-09-13 16:42
Protests against the seizure of HDP-run metropolitan municipalities of Amed, Mardin and Van continue since August 19 when the elected mayors were removed and governors appointed trustees to take over the administrations of the three municipalities. ...

Protesta por el '12 de septiembre' en Estambul: "El golpe continúa con el AKP"

ANF - 2019-09-13 08:53
La gente protestó contra el golpe militar del 12 de septiembre en su 39 aniversario y señaló que el régimen golpista continúa aún hoy con el AKP. ...

Turkey: 30 detained in protest over elected mayors’ ouster | WTOP

WTOP - 2019-09-12 20:01

Democracy Vigil in Mardin: We will get the final say

ANF - 2019-09-12 16:46
Günay stressed that they will continue their protest until the trustee occupation is ended, adding that the trustees and those involved in injustice will stand trial one day like what happened to coup plotters themselves. ...

‘September 12’ protest in Istanbul: The coup continues with AKP

ANF - 2019-09-12 15:53
People protested against the September 12 military coup on its 39th anniversary, and pointed out that the coup regime continued with the AKP today. ...

15 dakika çığlık | Fünfzehn Minuten Aufschrei

WDR - 2019-09-12 13:45
"Türkiye’de protest müzik yapmak risklidir. Devlet protesto edilmeyi sevmez; protesto edeni affetmez. Örneğin, 1980’de iktidara el koyan askerler, "1 Mayıs Marşı"nı seslendiren Cem Karaca’yı komünizm propagandası ile suçlamıştı. Yurttaşlıktan çıkarılan Ka ...

Leyla Güven: AKP is facing collapse

ANF - 2019-09-11 16:09
"It's not just about the municipalities, it's about the collapse of the AKP/MHP coalition," said HDP MP Leyla Güven at a protest against the dismissal of Kurdish mayors in Amed. ...

Maxmur Peace Mothers reach day 11 of sit-in against embargo

ANF - 2019-09-11 13:18
The sit-in protest initiated by the Peace Mothers of Maxmur Refugees Camp has reached the 11th day. ...

10 aanhoudingen in politie-aanval tegen protest usurpatie HDP-gemeenten – Ankara – Koerdisch Nieuws

Koerdischnieuws - 2019-09-10 23:51

Inmates End Own Lives to Protest Rebel Kurdish Leader's Treatment in Turkey | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-09-10 19:38

Vigil for Democracy in Van on day 23

ANF - 2019-09-10 15:57
HDP deputy Sarısaç said that they would not end their protest until the trustee is sent back. ...

Argentine justice reopens the case of Santiago Maldonado

ANF - 2019-09-10 09:10
The Federal Chamber of Comodoro Rivadavia ordered the reopening of the case on the disappearance and death of Santiago Maldonado, following the police intervention against a protest in the territory of the Mapuche Cushamen community, in August 2017. ...

Death Row Prisoner Announces Hunger Strike

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-09-10 02:01
Hossein Mohammadian, a prisoner from Bukan who was arrested in 2004 and sentenced to Qisas (retaliation in kind), has gone on hunger strike in protest to his uncertain fate despite being in… The post Death Row Prisoner Announces Hunger Strike appeared fi ...

Marseille: Frauenprotest gegen Gewaltpolitik in der Türkei

ANF - 2019-09-09 01:29
Im französischen Marseille haben kurdische Frauenaktivistinnen zu einem Protest gegen die Zwangsverwaltungen in Nordkurdistan und Gewalt an Frauen in der Türkei aufgerufen. Hunderte Menschen folgten dem Aufruf. ...

Hundreds protest against regime in Syria's Idlib - Saudi Gazette

Saudigazette - 2019-09-08 21:56

Protest in Amed tegen usurpatie HDP-gemeenten gaat door op dag 21- Noord-Koerdistan – Koerdisch Nieuws

Koerdischnieuws - 2019-09-08 20:19

Protest steps up against arms fair in London

ANF - 2019-09-08 18:04
The world's largest biennial weapons fair will take place in London on Tuesday. The International Defense and Security Equipment Fair has been protested for several weeks. On Saturday activists demanded to end selling arms to the Turkish state. ...

Amed protest continues on day 21

ANF - 2019-09-08 16:35
The Democracy Vigil in Amed has reached day 21. People are protesting the seizure of three HDP-run municipalities by the AKP. ...

Gezi-Familien in Amed: Schulter an Schulter gegen Faschismus

ANF - 2019-09-08 02:14
Seit zwanzig Tagen wird in Amed gegen die Absetzung des Oberbürgermeisters Adnan Selçuk Mızraklı protestiert. Heute schlossen sich dem Protest die Eltern von Aktivisten an, die 2013 bei dem Gezi-Aufstand in Istanbul ums Leben gekommen sind. ...

De politie roept op tot protest voor het HDP-hoofdkantoor in Amed – Noord-Koerdistan – Koerdisch Nieuws

Koerdischnieuws - 2019-09-07 20:58

UN official condemns Israel's killings of two Palestinian teens at Friday protest as 'appalling'

Mondoweiss - 2019-09-07 19:29

Police call for protest in front of the HDP headquarters in Amed

ANF - 2019-09-07 18:34
The Turkish security forces are calling on families to protest in front of the HDP headquarters in Amed. ...

"Disarm Rheinmetall" protest culminates in a demonstration

ANF - 2019-09-07 15:32
At present, several hundred people are taking part in an anti-militarist camp in Lower Saxony. The camp has a major focus on international solidarity, the Kurdish struggle against oppression and internationalist efforts for support. ...

Gezi families in Amed: Shoulder to shoulder against fascism

ANF - 2019-09-07 14:01
For twenty days, Amed has protested against the removal of Mayor Adnan Selçuk Mızraklı from his post. Today, the protest was joined by the parents of activists who died in the 2013 Gezi Uprising in Istanbul. ...

Artists against trustees in Paris

ANF - 2019-09-07 12:34
An artistic performance was organised in Paris in front of the Turkish embassy to protest the dismissal of the HDP mayors of Amed, Van and Mardin. ...

Protests in Vienna, Stuttgart and Saarbrücken

ANF - 2019-09-07 11:36
Demonstrations were held in Vienna, Stuttgart and Saarbrücken to protest the seizure of the HDP-run municipalities and the Turkish threats of invasion. ...

HDP Mardin provincial executives: We'll continue our protest

ANF - 2019-09-07 10:20
HDP Mardin Provincial co-chairs Eylem Amak and Salih Kuday condemned to the appointment of trustees and said that their actions would continue. ...

Protest in Lucerne against the destruction of Hasankeyf

ANF - 2019-09-07 10:20
Kurdish and Swiss socialist youth in Lucerne, Switzerland, protested against the Ilisu dam project, which will leave Hasankeyf under water. ...

Protest against arms sale to Turkey in Sweden

ANF - 2019-09-07 09:34
Demonstrations were organised in five different places in Sweden against arms sale to Turkey. ...

Li Parîsê bi çalakiya hunerî dagirkirina şaredariyan hate protest

ANF - 2019-09-06 17:22
Bi armanca protestokirina desteserkirina şaredariyên HDP’ê yên ji aliyê rejîma AKP’ê e li pêşiya sefaretxaneya Tirk a Parîsê çalakiyek hunerî hate lidarxistin ...

Maxmur Peace Mothers reach day 6 of their protest

ANF - 2019-09-06 12:35
The embargo on Martyr Rüstem Cudi (Maxmur) Refugee Camp has been going on for 51 days, and the government and the KDP have not taken any step to lift it. ...

Action to protest trustees in Basel

ANF - 2019-09-06 08:34
The AKP-MHP seizure of the HDP-ran municipalities of Amed, Van and Mardin was protested by an action in Basel. ...

Istanbul police obstruct HDP protest against trustees

ANF - 2019-09-05 22:09
Police forces of the AKP regime continue with their repressive measures against people taking to the streets to reclaim the municipalities seized by the AKP. ...

42 detained as Ankara police attack masses for HDP municipalities

ANF - 2019-09-05 20:11
Turkish police forces are violently repressing any demonstration in protest at the seizure of HDP municipalities. ...

Information tent set up in Trier against trustees

ANF - 2019-09-05 11:11
A tent action was launched in Trier, Germany, to protest the AKP-MHP seizure of the HDP-ran Amed, Van and Mardin municipalities. ...

Peace Mothers from Maxmur continue their protest against embargo

ANF - 2019-09-04 15:00
For four days, mothers from the self-governing Maxmur refugee camp in northern Iraq have been protesting against the KDP’s embargo in place for 49 days. ...

ANCA Joins Kurdish American Protest for Reinstatement of HDP Mayors

Armenianweekly - 2019-09-04 12:01

Human chain against the trustees in Amed

ANF - 2019-09-04 09:21
In Amed, at the end of another long day of protest, the HDP people formed a human chain against the appointment of the trustees. ...

Amed resistance through ANF's lenses

ANF - 2019-09-03 08:49
Demonstrations to protest against the AKP-MHP are under way in Amed, Van and Mardin since 19 August when the AKP-MHP alliance appointed trustees, dismissing the democratically elected mayors. ...

Tens of thousands protest dismissal of Kurdish mayors in rallies held across Turkey | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-09-02 02:50

Syrians protest Turkey's Erdoğan as Idlib crisis deepens | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-09-02 00:28

March in Stuttgart for Peace Day and against trustees

ANF - 2019-09-01 11:54
An event to mark 1 September World Peace Day was held in Stuttgart. The event was an opportunity to protest the AKP-MHP seizure of the HDP-run municipalities of Amed, Mardin and Van. ...

Groot protest in Idlib tegen de Turkse staat: “Verrader Turkije” – West-Koerdistan – Koerdisch Nieuws

Koerdischnieuws - 2019-08-31 11:03

Mothers: We won't sit in the house, we'll protest in the streets!

ANF - 2019-08-31 11:03
The mothers are a distinctive feature of the resistance actions taking place since the seizure by the AKP of the HDP-run municipalities of Amed, Mardin and Van. ...

Mothers: We won't sit in the house. We'll protest in the streets!

ANF - 2019-08-31 10:25
The mothers are a distinctive feature of the resistance actions taking place since the seizure by the AKP of the HDP-run municipalities of Amed, Mardin and Van. ...

March in Marseille today against the trustees

ANF - 2019-08-31 08:40
Kurds living in southern France started a tent action on 19 August to protest the seizure of Kurdish municipalities by the AKP. Today they ended their action. ...

Huge protest against the Turkish state in Idlib: “Traitor Turkey”

ANF - 2019-08-30 14:34
Thousands protested against Turkey in Idlib today. Turkish soldiers attacked the protesters who responded with stones. ...

Iraq sent dozens of letters to protest Turkish cross-border attacks: official

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-30 10:21

Protest tent against the trustees in Bonn

ANF - 2019-08-30 08:50
The Democratic Kurdish Community Center and Tevgera Ciwanên Şoreşger put up a protest tent in Bonn to condemn the trustees appointed to the HDP-run municipalities of Amed, Van and Mardin. ...

Day 12 of protest against trustees in Van

ANF - 2019-08-30 08:02
The protest in Van against the seizure of the metropolitan municipality and the dismissal of the HDP mayor has entered day 12. ...

Hong Kong park lights up in sex abuse protest

BBC - 2019-08-30 01:18
Thousands showed up to support protesters who say they were sexually assaulted by the police. ...

"This is not an appointment, it is a political coup"

ANF - 2019-08-29 09:58
ÖHP lawyer Sevda Aydın resigned from her duty as an auditor to protest the seizure of the municipalities of Amed, Van and Mardin. She said:"As a rights defender, I have to defend my people, as a lawyer I have to say that this is coup, not an appointment." ...

People of al-Bab protest amid ongoing clashes between gangs

ANF - 2019-08-28 16:39
Clashes between gangs and protests of the people are reported to be continuing. ...

Voorzitters DISK, KESK, TTB en TMMOB nemen deel aan het protest in Amed – Noord-Koerdistan – Koerdisch Nieuws

Koerdischnieuws - 2019-08-27 17:41

Protest for HDP municipalities continues in Mardin on day 9

ANF - 2019-08-27 16:16
People and politicians of Mardin, Amed and Van reclaim their municipalities. ...

DISK, KESK, TTB and TMMOB presidents join the protest in Amed

ANF - 2019-08-27 15:47
On day 9 of the protests against the trustee occupation in Amed, presidents of professional organizations and trade unions DISK, KESK, TTB and TMMOB joined the demonstrations. ...

Dozens detained in environmental protest in western Turkey | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-08-27 08:42

Montpellier against trustees

ANF - 2019-08-26 10:01
Representatives of French left parties also joined the protest. ...

HDP deputies organised whistles action in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-08-26 08:55
Whistles protest in Istanbul to support the HDP mayors unlawfully dismissed by the AKP. ...

Siebter Widerstandstag in Amed

ANF - 2019-08-26 02:44
Der Protest der HDP gegen die Zwangsverwaltung in drei kurdischen Kommunen geht auch am siebten Tag weiter. Zahlreiche HDP-Abgeordnete haben sich wieder im Stadtzentrum von Amed versammelt. ...

Protest continue in Turkey’s southeast against dismissed Kurdish mayors | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-08-25 18:59

Toulose says no to AKP-appointed trustees

ANF - 2019-08-25 09:55
A rally was held in Toulouse to protest the AKP-MHP decision to suspend the democratically and freely elected HDP mayors of Van, Amed and Mardin municipalities. ...

Protest in Strasbourg against the AKP trustees

ANF - 2019-08-25 09:55
HDP-run Amed, Van and Mardin municipalities were seized by the AKP regime on 19 August. Their democratically and freely elected mayors were dismissed. ...

Action in Rome to protest AKP seizure of HDP-run municipalities

ANF - 2019-08-25 08:23
An action was organised in Rome to protest the AKP-MHP regime decision to appoint trustees to the HDP-run municipalities of Amed, Mardin and Van dismissing the democratically and freely elected mayors. ...

From Düsseldorf to the AKP: Don't touch our municipalities!

ANF - 2019-08-25 08:23
Kurds and their friends gathered in Düsseldorf to protest the AKP-MHP regime seizure of Amed, Van and Mardin municipalities. ...

Turkish police detain dozens in women’s protest against dismissed Kurdish mayors | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-08-25 02:37

Protest in Cologne reaches day 6, march in Düsseldorf today

ANF - 2019-08-24 11:08
Since Monday there has been protests in front of the main station (Hauptbahnhof) and on Wednesday activists put up an action tent. ...

Action against women murders and trustees attacked by police

ANF - 2019-08-24 09:45
A protest was organised by the HDP youth branch to protest both violence against women and the seizure by the AKP of the municipalities of Amed, Van and Mardin. Police attacked the crowd and 8 people were taken into custody. ...

Kashmir unrest: Clashes at protest after Friday prayers

BBC - 2019-08-24 00:17
Demonstrators throw stones at police, who respond with tear gas in the restive city of Srinagar. ...

KON-MED calls on people to join rallies in Germany on Saturday

ANF - 2019-08-23 15:06
KON-MED called on people to join rallies and marches in many different German cities on Saturday to protest the usurpation of the metropolitan municipalities of Amed, Mardin and Van. ...

Vijfde dag van protest door HDP-parlementsleden in Amed – Noord-Koerdistan – Koerdisch Nieuws

Koerdischnieuws - 2019-08-23 13:28

Riseup4Rojava urges participation in demos in many cities today

ANF - 2019-08-23 11:36
The international campaign and platform Riseup4Rojava has organised actions all over Europe today and Saturday to protest the appointment of trustees to Amed, Van and Mardin municipalities. ...

Fifth day of protest by HDP MPs in Amed

ANF - 2019-08-23 11:18
HDP MPs gathered for the fifth day against the usurpation of the Amed municipality. ...

Protest in Rome against AKP's seizure of HDP-run municipalities

ANF - 2019-08-23 09:55
Rome said no to the AKP decision to appoint trustees to the municipalities of Amed, Mardin and Van, thus violating the rights of voters. ...

Cologne protests AKP's seizure of HDP-run municipalities

ANF - 2019-08-23 09:55
Protest against the seizure of Amed, Van and Mardin municipalities continued in Cologne for the fourth consecutive day. ...

12 years old put to the ground and handcuffed in Ankara

ANF - 2019-08-23 08:20
Police detained 17 people in Ankara during a protest against the appointment of trustees in 3 HDP-run. Among those detained was 12 years old B.A., who was handcuffed behind his back after being put on the ground. ...

Polizeigewalt und Festnahmen bei Protest in Izmir

ANF - 2019-08-23 01:00
Eine Kundgebung von Anwälten gegen die Amtsenthebung dreier kurdischer Bürgermeister ist in Izmir von der Polizei angegriffen worden. Es kam zu zahlreichen Festnahmen. ...

Zurich and Bern protest AKP's appointment of trustees

ANF - 2019-08-22 19:11
The appointment of trustees to the HDP-run municipalities of Amed, Van and Mardin was protested in the Swiss cities of Zurich and Basel. ...

Kurds in Bremen protest AKP's seizure of 3 HDP-run municipalities

ANF - 2019-08-22 18:10
The Kurds in Bremen organized an action against the Turkish state's seizure of three HDP-run municipalities. ...

KCDK-E announces protest calendar against trustee fascism

ANF - 2019-08-22 16:49
KCDK-E said silence in the face of the trustee robberies is criminal and added: “Let us push back fascism.” The statement issued included a calendar for planned protests. ...

Politiegeweld en arrestaties bij protest in Izmir – Turkije – Koerdisch Nieuws

Koerdischnieuws - 2019-08-22 15:52

Turcja: trzeci dzień protestów przeciwko odwołaniu prokurdyjskich burmistrzów

Tvn24 - 2019-08-22 12:26

Teachers protest Turkish threats in Kobanê and Serêkaniyê

ANF - 2019-08-22 12:06
Thousands of teachers have demonstrated on Wednesday in Kobanê and Serêkaniyê against the Turkish state threats of invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...
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