The hunger strike Democratic Society Congress (DTK) Co-chair Leyla Guven started in Diyarbakır Type E Closed Prison on November 8, with the demand of the termination of the isolation on PKK Leader Abdullah Ocalan have left behind 152 days.
Leyla Guven is being visited by deputies, politicians, nongovernmental organizations, representatives of youth organizations on a daily basis.
The hunger strike of HDP representative Nasır Yağız in Federal Kurdistan District is on its 139th day, the hunger strikes of the politicians and journalists in Strasburg and imam Şiş from Galler is on their 113rd day while the hunger strike of the first group of the political prisoners are on their 114th day. Meanwhile, on March 1, all of the PKK PJAK prisoners in all of the prisons in Turkey joined the hunger strikes.
The hunger strikes of deputy Dersim Dağ, Tayip Temel and Murat Sarısaç are continuing in HDP Diyarbakır District Building since March 3.
Meanwhile, the released prisoners on hunger strike, Sedat Akın , Gurbet Ektiren, İhsan Sinmiş, Fahri Karabay and Sinan Erkılıç are continuing their hunger strikes at home, like Leyla Guven.
Medya Çınar (24) lost her life on March 25 in Mardin Type E closed Prison, Zülküf Gezen (33) lost his life on March 17 in Tekirdağ No 2 Type F Prison, Ayten Beçet (24) lost her life on March 23 in Gebze Women's Closed Prison, Zehra Sağlam (23) lost her lifein March 24 in Oltu Type T Closed Prison, protesting the isolation. Yonca Akıcı have made a sacrificial action in Şakran Women's Closed Prison and lost her life in the hospital on April 1. Siraç Yüksek have ended his life on April 2, in Osmaniye No 2 Type T Closed Prison and lastly Mahsum Pamay (22) have ended his life in Elazığ No 1 Type F Closed Prison on April 5 protesting the isolation.