Saturday, May 26, 2018

Attack against the Kurds at Lesbos: 7 injured

A group attacked the Kurds on the Greek Island of Lesbos, leaving 7 Kurds injured. Turkish intelligence is suspected to have a role in the incident.

Song for Öcalan from British musician

British musician Lee Brickley was inspired by Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Öcalan’s ideas and his struggle, and made a song titled Öcalan.

Turkey to send 3.000 gang members to Afrin as police officers

The invading Turkish state has started to train 3.000 gang members loyal to them that they gathered from all over Syria to send them as police officers for Afrin.

HDP nominates new candidates to replace the vetoed

New candidates have been put up to replace the candidates vetoed by the YSK. Mehmet Rüştü Tiryaki will be replacing İdris Baluken and Zeynel Özen will be replacing Turgut Öker.

Joan Ryan MP writes to PM May over remarks against the Kurds

Joan Ryan MP said the UK Government must hold President Erdogan and his government to account for their actions.

Exit polls predicts victory for pro-abortion campaign in Ireland

Ireland looks set to legalise abortion by an overwhelming Yes vote

Political coup before elections: 89 Kurdish politicians sentenced

Court confirmed sentences delivered in the KCK Main Case to 89 Kurdish politicians, some are candidates at 24 June elections.

Ghandi’s grandaughter: Stop Turkish occupation of Kurdistan

Ela Ghandi and many South African deputies join 26 May Global Action Day.

HDP Co-chairs Buldan and Temelli not permitted to visit Demirtaş

HDP has kicked off the election campaign in Edirne where Presidential Candidate Selahattin Demirtaş is held. The HDP committee was not permitted to visit and meet with Demirtaş.

NAV-DEM calls for action on May 26

NAV-DEM announced the protest calendar for May 26 Global Day of Action and called for a strong participation in the demonstrations.