Jailed Kurdish leader affirms commitment to struggle

JAILED Kurdish opposition MP Leyla Guven said she would “continue to resist and struggle” despite being unable to attend the funeral of her mother who died last week.

Ms Guven has been on hunger strike for 62 days in protest at the isolation of imprisoned Kurdistan Workers’ Party leader Abdullah Ocalan.

Her condition has deteriorated and her lawyers said she was only able to see for short periods during their last three visits, suffering nausea, weakness, headaches, stomach...
source: Morning Star Online

2019-01-10 16:22
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