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Kurdish activists called off hunger strike following Öcalan’s message

Thousands of prisoners and activists around the world were on hunger strike demanding the end of the isolation against Abdullah Öcalan

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Lawyers visited Leyla Güven to convey Öcalan’s message to the hunger strikers

Öcalan’s lawyers have visited DTK Co-chair and HDP MP Leyla Güven who has been on an indefinite hunger strike for 198 days demanding the end of the isolation regime executed against Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Öcalan

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Lawyers respond to Ban on visits with Ocalan Lifted

On 16 May 2019, the Minister of Justice of Turkey Abdulhamit Gül made a statement declaring that the ban on lawyers being allowed to visit with their client Mr. Abdullah Öcalan has been lifted

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Avvocati confermano incontro con Abdullah Ocalan

Dopo 8 anni di permessi di visita negati, gli avvocati del leader kurdo Abdullah Ocalan hanno potuto incontrarsi con lui nel carcere di massima sicurezza di Imrali lo scorso 2 maggio

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Turkey – Hunger Strikes. HDP writes letter to the international community on death fasts

Peoples’ Democratic Party vice co-chair Hişyar Özsoy wrote a letter to the international community regarding the 15 political prisoners who have turned their hunger strike into a “death fast”

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 “Where is your voice?”A political prisoner’s letter to humanity

Murat Türk, born 1976 in Amed (Diyarbakır), is a former guerrilla fighter from Kurdistan. 24 years ago, he was imprisoned by the Turkish state

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Öcalan’s lawyer: Isolation means war

Lawyer Ibrahim Bilmez is one of the lawyer of Kurdish people’s leader Abdullah Öcalan, from Asrin Hukuk Burosu

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Turkey: hunger strikes for Öcalan reach a critical stage

Hundreds of Kurdish detainees in Turkish prisons are carrying out a hunger strike to demand an end to the isolation of PKK leader Abdullah Öcalan

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Open Letter to UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt

Seven Kurdish political prisoners in Turkey have taken their own lives in the last three weeks

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Kurdistan. La lotta di Zülküf e degli altri morti in cella per non essere isolati

Da novembre sono oltre 7mila i curdi che rifiutano il cibo dentro e fuori le carceri turche. Negli ultimi mesi otto detenuti  si sono tolti la vita come estremo gesto di protesta

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Sciopero della fame per Ocalan e il popolo curdo: «Alzate la voce, il silenzio ci uccide»

Kurdistan/Italia. Il giovane in sciopero della fame al centro Ararat di Roma, come migliaia di curdi che da mesi rifiutano il cibo per protesta contro l’isolamento di Abdullah Ocalan

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The Democratic Nation Paradigm

This text was translated from subtitles of a Youtube video in Arabic that has since been deleted, on 27 October 2016

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“Your Struggle is Mine”: Revolutionary Letters to Leyla Güven

On February 11, HDP MP Leyla Güven, was on the 96th day of her hunger strike protesting against the isolation of the PKK’s (Kurdistan Workers’ Party) imprisoned leader Abdullah Öcalan

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Sostegno internazionale delle donne per Leyla Guven, da 87 giorni in sciopero della fame

Turchia. La parlamentare dell’Hdp Guven continua lo sciopero della fame dopo il rilascio e continua a chiedere la fine dell’isolamento del leader del Pkk Ocalan

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The theory and practice of the Kurdish Women’s Movement: an interview in Diyarbakir

One of the undisputed achievements of the Kurdish movement in Turkey and Syria is the advancement of women in social, economic, and political domains of life

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Why are 162 Kurdish political prisoners on hunger strike?

Sarah Glynn, committee member of Scottish Solidarity with Kurdistan, explains the context behind a mass hunger strike in Turkish prisons

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Sinn Fein MEP calls for international action for Leyla Guven

Sinn Féin MEP Martina Anderson has called for international action in support of Kurdish politician Leyla Guven who is currently on hunger strike and is now in critical condition

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Solidarity with the Kurdish struggle… without Öcalan?

The Kurdish movement is being attacked on all political, societal, military, and ideological levels. In the circles that we move in, people are conscious of the state repression against the movement in Europe

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