Category Archives: Turkey

Halberstadt, Germany: Banner for the Hunger Strikers Nuriye and Semih in Turkey

Received on 02.07.17: Today some anarchists put a banner on the railway line in Halberstadt city of Germany that says “Nuriye ve Semih Yalniz Degildir” (Nuriye and Semih Are Not Alone). Nuriye and Semih are still on hunger strike in … Continue reading

Posted in Banners, Germany, Halberstadt, Hunger Strike, Nuriye and Semih, Turkey

IRPGF Statement on the One Year Anniversary of the Martyrdom of Ş. Eylem (BÖG) and Ş. Sevda (MLKP)

  30.06.17: One year ago, two heroic women revolutionaries fell Şehîd in the Battle of Manbij against the fascism of Daesh and their allied gangs including the Turkish state. Şehîd Eylem and Şehîd Sevda were fighting simultaneously for the liberation … Continue reading

Posted in Antifascism, Combative Memory, International Revolutionary People's Guerrilla Forces (IRPGF), Kurdistan, Manbij, MLKP, Raqqa, Rojava, Syria, TiKKO, Turkey, United Freedom Forces (BÖG), YPG, YPJ, Şehîd Eylem, Şehîd Sevda

Syria: United Freedom Forces (BÖG) Commander Ulaş Bayraktaroğlu martyred during the operation to liberate Raqqa

(via ANF News) BÖG Chief Commander martyred in Raqqa operation 10.05.17: Revolutionary Communars Party/United Freedom Forces (BÖG) Chief Commander Ulaş Bayraktaroğlu lost his life in a clash with ISIS during the Raqqa operation. Bayraktaroğlu had been arrested during the Gezi … Continue reading

Posted in International Freedom Battalion, International Revolutionary People's Guerrilla Forces (IRPGF), Islamic State, Mehmet Yoldaş, Middle East, Raqqa, Revolutionary Communars Party, Rojava, Syria, Turkey, Ulaş Bayraktaroğlu, United Freedom Forces (BÖG)

Switzerland: May Day Antifascist Action at the Turkish Consulate in Zurich

Today on the afternoon of the revolutionary May 1st, with about 120 people we converged on the Turkish Consulate on Weinberg street in Zurich in solidarity with the resistance in Turkey, Rojava and Bashur. While we were there we left … Continue reading

Posted in Antifascism, Bashur, Direct Action, Fuck AKP, Fuck Erdogan, Graffiti, International Solidarity, May Day 2017, Paint Bombing, Rojava, Switzerland, Turkey, Zurich

Istanbul, Turkey: Anarchist Banner and Sticker Actions against the Referendum

Coordinated actions by anarchists in the eve of Referendum against dictatorship and democracy.. Some anarchist groups in Istanbul, organized coordinated actions against democracy and dictatorship in the context of Turkish constitutional referendum, and to salute ‘Coordination of Anarchist Groups’, which … Continue reading

Posted in Banners, Coordination of Anarchist Groups, Direct Action, Erdogan Terrorist, Istanbul, Turkey

France: Revolutionary prisoner Erdoğan Çakır on indefinite hunger strike for over 40 days

17.03.17: Erdoğan Çakır, imprisoned in France for membership of the DHKP-C (Revolutionary People’s Liberation Front), has been on an indefinite hunger strike since February 15, 2017. The reason for this is that he began a one week hunger strike in … Continue reading

Posted in Democratic People's Liberation Party-Front (DHKP-C), Erdoğan Çakır, France, Gülcan Çakır, Hunger Strike, Political Prisoners, Prison Struggle, Repression, Revolutionary Prisoners, Turkey

Rojava: Water and electricity cuts in Kobane due to Turkey cutting Firat river supply

The water and electricity cuts continue on its 4th day in Kobane. The Firat river’s water supply is so low that the base of the river, at least 3 kilometres in width is visible. The canton has announced that the … Continue reading

Posted in Bakur, Kobane, Kurdish Struggle, Kurdistan, Rojava, State Terrorism, Syria, Turkey