Prisoners in Ermenek go on hunger strike

Political prisoners in Ermenek Type M Closed Prison have gone on a hunger strike because of the mistreatment by the prison administration and the undignified practices imposed upon them.

Political prisoners in Ermenek Type M Closed Prison in Karaman province have started a hunger strike against “undignified practices” in the prison.

According to prisoners’ families, the prisoners started the hunger strike yesterday and they will turn it into a non-alternating indefinite hunger strike if their demands are not met.