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#RefugeesGR #Greece: Hunger Strike in #Moria Detention Center

Statement by Arash Hampay about the hunger strike of himself, his brother and 3 other imprisoned refugees in the Moria detention center at Lesvos, Greece.

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#Turkey: Arrested Anarchist Comrades on Hunger Strike

On May 23 an anarchist comrade and several other people were arrested during a solidarity demonstration with Nuriye Gulmen and Semih Ozakca. The fascist Erdogan regime is supported by the EU, who finances the brutal opression by the Turkish state with the EU-Turkey deal. Update May 26th (At the bottom of this page).

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Nuriye Gulmen and Semih Ozakca are on hunger strike for 78 days now

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#Tacoma: Supporters Rally as Immigrants Launch Hunger Strike

At noon on Monday, April 10th, over 100 detained immigrants at the Northwest Detention Center (NWDC) in Tacoma began a 72-hour hunger strike to protest human rights abuses inside the facility and to fight for better conditions. As of 8PM Monday, the strike had spread to 415 detainees. Organizers on the inside have asked for the presence of supporters at the Detention Center until it ends. People who are willing to stay late/come early/camp out in front of the NWDC are urged to head there as soon as possible. The NWDC is located at 1623 E J St, Tacoma. Donations of food/water/supplies are also needed and appreciated.

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PKK Prisoners Around Turkey Start Hunger Strike to Free Ocalan

The demands also include an end to the isolation and torture of other political prisoners.

Turkey’s political prisoners from the Kurdish Worker’s Party and Kurdistan Women’s Liberation Party started a hunger strike on Wednesday, joining fellow strikers in three other prisons to demand the release of their leader Abdullah Ocalan, who they say is suffering from illegal isolation and torture. 

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