As Rıfat Ilgaz said, “Open Your Arms, Become a Scarecrow.” Even if you can’t do anything, we are calling out to the artists and intellectuals of our country: The demands of the resistance are your demands too.
Lawyers called for “release” for Gökhan Yıldırım, who is on the 236th day of his death fast, which he started with the demand for the right to a fair trial, the release of sick prisoners, and an end to the violations of rights in prisons. (Birgün, 17.08.2022)
According to the İHD, there are more than 650 seriously ill prisoners in Turkish prisons. İHD rightly demands the release of people with serious illness; treatment for thousands of sick prisoners. (Article translated from Evrensel, August 18th, 2022)
GREECE – 30 Prisoners at Trikala Prison collectively went on a one-day support hunger strike on the 15th day of the 15-day alternate support hunger strike they started for the demands of Sibel Balaç and Gökhan Yıldırım to be accepted.
Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Istanbul Deputy Ali Kenanoğlu calls to the Ministry of Justice and the Human Rights Commission of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey for Sibel Balaç and Gökhan Yıldırım, who are on death fast.
YENİ YAŞAM GAZETE, August 11, 2022: Gökhan Yıldırım is being held alone in the hospital
Erkan Yıldırım said that his brother Gökhan Yıldırım, who has been on death fast for 230 days, was kept in the hospital alone and no companion was allowed. Gökhan Yıldırım, who has been on death fast for 230 days in