CENI Statement: 400 Kurdish Political Prisoners on Hunger Strike

Ceni –Kurdish Women’s Peace Office has released a statement in support of the 400 prisoners in Turkish jails who have committed themselves to a hunger strike, which is reproduced below. You can also read a statement by the BDP on the mass hunger strike and solidarity actions, as well as BDP MP Selma Irmak’s letter in full. Continue reading

CENI Statement: Arbitrary Detentions of Woman Trade Unionist in Turkey

Cenî – Kurdish Women’s Office for Peace  has released this statement about recent raids of the offices of trade unions in Turkey, in which 15 women trade union members were taken into custody. You can also download a statement condemning the arrests by the European Trade Union Committee for Education (ETUCE) here (pdf).