Indefinite alternating hunger strike resistance on its 243rd day

  • 10:31 27 July 2021
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NEWS CENTER - The hunger strike resistance launched by the prisoners against the Imralı isolation and the increasing violations of rights in prisons has entered its 243rd day.

The hunger strike launched by Kurdistan Worker’s Party (PKK) and Kurdistan Free Life Party (PJAK) prisoners on November 27, 2020, demanding the end of the aggravated isolation on PKK leader Abdullah Öcalan and an end to the increasing violations of rights in prisons, has entered its 243rd day. The hunger strike, which is carried out on an indefinite-alternately every five days, continues alternately every 15 days since July 14 with the 47th group.

The action in Maxmur is on its 222nd day

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The action in Lavrio has entered its 205th day

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