Hunger strikes against isolation in Turkish prisons reach day 81

The hunger strike launched in Turkish prisons against the Imrali isolation has been taken over by the 17th group and reached day 81. The solidarity hunger strike in Maxmur Camp leaves two months behind, and 43 in Greece.

An indefinite alternating hunger strike was launched by PKK and PAJK prisoners in Turkish prisons on 27 November. The action has been taken over by the 17th group and is on its 81st day.

Solidarity hunger strike in Maxmur Camp

A solidarity hunger strike was launched on 18 December against the Imrali isolation in Maxmur Camp in South Kurdistan. The action, led by women, is being carried out in the Maxmur Martyrs’ Families Association, and has entered its 60th day.

Hunger strike in Greece reached day 43

The indefinite alternating hunger strike action launched in the Lavrio refugee Camp in Greece demanding the end of the isolation against Öcalan and in support the hunger strikes in Turkish prisons continues on its 43rd day. The hunger strike in the camp is led by the Revolutionary Youth Movement (TCŞ-Tevgera Ciwanên Şoreşger), the Kurdish Women's Movement in Europe (Tevgera Jinên Kurdistan a Ewropa) and Navenda Çanda Kurdistan (Kurdish Cultural Center).