Category Archives: İzmir

Turkey: Incendiary Attacks and Banner Action by DGH & DGK-H in Solidarity with the Defenders of Afrin

The Revolutionary Youth Movement (DGH) and the Revolutionary Young Women’s Movement (DGK-H) have made a written statement regarding actions they carried out in Amed and İzmir. The actions were carried out in support of the resistance in Afrin. The Turkish … Continue reading

Posted in Afrin, Amed, Antifascism, Banners, Defend Afrin, Direct Action, Erdogan Terrorist, Fuck AKP, Fuck Erdogan, Incendiary Attack, Kurdish Struggle, North Kurdistan, Revolutionary Young Women's Movement (DGKH), Revolutionary Youth Movement (DGH), Rojava, Rojava Revolution, Turkey, İzmir

İzmir, Turkey: Incendiary Actions by Kurdish Youth in Revenge for Civilians Massacred in Afrin

15.02.18: In a written statement, angry Kurdish youth have claimed responsibility for incendiary attacks against a State-owned gymnasium and a bakery owned by an AKP collaborator. In their statement they declare: “We call on all Kurdish youths to take action … Continue reading

Posted in Afrin, Defend Afrin, Direct Action, Erdogan Terrorist, Fuck AKP, Fuck Erdogan, Incendiary Attack, Kurdish Struggle, Rojava, Rojava Revolution, Turkey, İzmir

Turkey: Wave of Incendiary Attacks by DGH and DGKH in Solidarity with the Defenders of Afrin

The Revolutionary Youth Movement (DGH) and the Revolutionary Young Women’s Movement (DGKH) have published a written report of the actions they have taken for Afrin. On their balance sheet, the young people assessed the situation in Kurdistan and called everyone … Continue reading

Posted in Abdullah Öcalan, Bursa, Defend Afrin, Direct Action, Erdogan Terrorist, Fuck AKP, Fuck Erdogan, Incendiary Attack, Istanbul, Kurdish Struggle, Mersin, Revenge Unit Şehîd Avesta Xabur, Revenge Unit Şehîd Özgür, Revenge Unit Şehîd Doga, Revolutionary Young Women's Movement (DGKH), Revolutionary Youth Movement (DGH), Rojava, Rojava Revolution, Turkey, İzmir

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

Posted in Anarchist Prisoners, Hunger Strike, International Solidarity, Repression, Turkey, Şevket Aslan, İzmir

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

Posted in Hunger Strike, Prison Struggle, Turkey, Şevket Aslan, İzmir

İstanbul, Turkey: Food Not Bombs Action in Solidarity with Refugees

Turkey, 16.02.17: Yesterday, in solidarity with refugees in İzmir Torbalı, Bombalara Karşı Sofralar / Food Not Bombs İstanbul, in spite of police intervention to their protests and event, built their solidarity by reaching refugees in İstanbul. They remind us that … Continue reading

Posted in Direct Action, Food Not Bombs, Istanbul, Refugee Solidarity Movement, Refugee Struggle, Refugees, Turkey, İzmir

İzmir, Turkey: Military police attack refugee camps in Torbali and Bayindir

Received on 11.02.17: GENDARMERIE INTERVENTION TO REFUGEE CAMPS IN TORBALI As of February 8th, refugees living in the tents in Torbalı and Bayındır districts are getting evacuated in accordance with the district governorate decisions with the intervention of the gendarmerie … Continue reading

Posted in Bayindir, Refugee Solidarity Movement, Refugee Struggle, Refugees, Repression, Torbali, Turkey, İzmir