Category Archives: Şevket Aslan

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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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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Turkey: Anarchist prisoner Şevket Aslan ends hunger strike after 53 days

Anarchist prisoner Şevket Aslan has ended his hunger strike on the 53rd day after prison authorities agreed to his demands. Şevket  began an irreversible hunger strike on July 19th to demand that he be recognized as a political  prisoner and be transferred … Continue reading

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Turkey: Anarchist prisoner Şevket Aslan on hunger strike for 37 days

25.08.16: Istanbul branch of the Human Rights Association (İHD) has held a press conference about the situation of anarchist prisoner Şevket Aslan, who is on hunger strike at the Yenişakran prison in İzmir-Aliağa since 37 days. “Anarchist prisoners are not … Continue reading

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