Sick prisoner Mustafa Akyol dies in prison

  • actual
  • 15:40 16 September 2019
  • |
img

VAN - Kurdish political prisoner Mustafa Akyol, jailed in Ağrı in 2011, has lost his life in prison.

Mustafa Akyol, former co-chair of Peace and Democracy Party (BDP) was jailed in Ağrı in 2011 and sentenced to 13 years and 6 months in prison for alleged “membership to an illegal organization”.
 
Jailed in Patnos L Type Closed Prison, Akyol was referred to the Yüzüncü Yıl University (YYÜ) Research Hospital in Van a week ago. He lost his life on September 15, Sunday.
 
Akyol was a Parkinson patient and suffered from heart disease. His body will be taken to Ağrı for burial today.
 
Akyol’s lawyers had made an appeal 5 months ago for the release of the Kurdish politician who couldn’t make it in prison.
 
On September 9, 87-year-old prisoner Sıdık Buğruhan lost his life in Maraş Prison.
 

View More Articles

26/05/2020
18:52 The mother of Zülküf Gezen: Let's not forget the ones died and embrace the prisoners
18:24 The life is taken captive by hydroelectric power plants
17:50 Medical students infected with coronavirus
17:48 'I have shared my elegy with mountains for 20 years'
17:09 The family attacked by police told the moments of violence
17:03 Öcalan never gave up on the 'solution'
14:32 Arrested women: There is no single power that could stand against our struggle
09:22 987 more diagnosed with coronavirus
09:21 Two separate explosions in Efrîn
25/05/2020
20:13 Ahmet Türk reacted to the arrest of 12 women activists
20:11 Dilgeş with kidney disease can not take his medicine in prison
18:14 Call for the lawyers on death fast
17:10 Apê Musa is 100 years-old!
16:46 Artist Erkan Benli tells his struggle in Nusaybin and his artworks in prison
15:40 'The place where the cruelty hits the top'
15:03 After 13 years Israeli plane landed in İstanbul
14:46 Sick prisoners are left to die
13:53 They destroyed graves, left hanging Turkish flags behind
24/05/2020
14:36 3 year old Dilgeş sent to prison with his mother
11:41 Caliph Hafter: Anyone who sets foot in Libya is our target
11:20 Aydeniz: They are afraid of the struggle network of women
10:29 Joint struggle move from HDP
10:13 İmam Kaplan: They say 'The best Kurd is the one without a grave'
08:17 32 people die of coronavirus in the last 24 hours
08:16 12 women activists remanded under custody
08:09 71 women groups express solidarity with Rosa Women's Association
08:05 Journalist Doğru remanded under custody
03:07 Court released 4 of the 18 women on bail
23/05/2020
15:43 Indictment prepared after almost 2 years
14:36 Women protest detentions: Freedoms are being violated
13:04 PACE: Stop attacking journalists!
12:18 ÖHD demands investigation on remains buried on sidewalk in Kilyos
11:12 Gergerlioğlu: Attack continued in the absence of the cameras
10:44 İHD: Those responsible for the death of Kaya must be investigated
10:21 State of Emergency in prison while no precautions taken
10:00 Women band together: We won't allow the abuse amnesty
07:47 Number of lives coronavirus claim increases to 4 thousand 276
22/05/2020
16:52 Third attack against cemetery in Lice
16:51 New application from the families and lawyers of Öcalan
14:35 Kaya's body not delivered to the family due to suspected coronavirus
12:49 Police raid on Rosa Women Association
11:20 Police operation against Kurdish politicians: Scores under custody
09:45 Turkey’s Central Bank cuts policy interest rate for the ninth time in a row
09:43 Sick prisoner Kaya died the day he was released
09:25 31 summaries of proceedings issued for 19 HDP MPs
09:24 Life loss in Turkey increases to 4 thousand 249
09:24 Police intervention against HDP members: Gergerlioğlu and Parlak battered
21/05/2020
16:22 HDK issues a statement on the 1864 Circassian Genocide
15:21 Simultaneous call for prisoners in İstanbul
13:44 2016 reminder to the 'Amnesty through marriage' regulation