Category Archives: Turkey

Turkey: Health of Imprisoned Grup Yorum Member Dilan Poyraz Seriously Worsening

Received on 11.02.18: Dilan Poyraz, imprisoned member of  the left-wing folk music band Grup Yorum who has been in prison for 9 months in Silivri Prison and has been experiencing serious health problems, has been sent to Gebze Women’s Prison. … Continue reading

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Turkey: Anarchist Prisoner Şevket Aslan on Hunger Strike for Over 80 Days

10.02.18: The anarchist prisoner Şevket Aslan who is being held in İzmir T Type Prison in Aliağa Şakran, is on the 81st day of what he describes as an ‘endless and irreversible’ hunger strike until his demands are met. Şevket went … Continue reading

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Minsk, Belarus: Stop the WAR, ERDOGAN!

Received on 07.02.18: Near the Turkish embassy in the centre of Minsk, Belarusian anarchists organized a protest against Erdogan’s agenda. Thus, local activists show a solidarity with comrades from Kurdistan, who are bravely fighting for the freedom and for the … Continue reading

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Greece: Syrian Revolution – Anarchist Initiative from Korydallos Prison (PDF)

As events as such write the modern world history, all revolutionary movements need to process the information available, discuss and come to conclusions and eventually choose sides and fight without failing to take the context of this historical reality into … Continue reading

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Zurich, Switzerland: Arson Attack Against the Turkish Consulate

During the night of Sunday (28.01) to Monday (29.01) we set fire to a car on the grounds of the Turkish consulate on Weinberg street in Zurich. We are in solidarity with Rojava and the canton of Afrin, which is … Continue reading

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Turkey: Statement from Revolutionary Anarchist Action (DAF) about the Turkish State Attacks Against Afrin, Rojava

STATES IN WAR WITH PEOPLES WILL LOSE Afrin belongs to the peoples of Afrin. Peoples living in Afrin were born in these lands and died in these lands. Living there is not related with any plans or programs. They are … Continue reading

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Rojava: Urgent Message from an Anarchist Comrade in Afrin

Received on 23.01.18: The Erdoganist army and its barbarian allies (namely the Turkish backed Free Syrian Army /TFSA & the so-called Syrian National Army /SNA) invaded 4 outer villages and 4 defensive points in the Afrin region. They are moving … Continue reading

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Athens, Greece: 9 Revolutionary Comrades from Turkey Detained during Anti-Terrorist Unit Raids

01.12.17: In the lead up to a visit by Turkish President Erdoğan in December, the counter-terrorism unit of the Greek State carried out a series of raids in Athens on Tuesday that resulted in the arrests and detentions of 9 … Continue reading

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İzmir, Turkey: Anarchist Prisoner Şevket Aslan on Hunger Strike

26.12.17: The anarchist prisoner Şevket Aslan (Shevket Aslan in English), who is being held in İzmir 3 Nolu T Type Prison in Aliağa Şakran, is on the 7th day of what he describes as an ‘endless and irreversible’ hunger strike … Continue reading

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Hamburg, Germany: Arson Attack Against A DITIB Vehicle by Revenge Commando Ali Cicek

We, the Revenge Commando Ali Cicek hereby claim responsibility for the arson attack against a DITIB vehicle in Hamburg-Wilhelmsburg on the night of Friday the 22nd of September. The silver VW Golf was located on the grounds of the Muradiye … Continue reading

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