NEWS CENTER - Martyrs' Families Council continues the sit in they started at the Sêmalka Border Gate on its 60th day.
In the Xelîfan district of the Federal Kurdistan Region, on August 28- 29, 5 HPG members were ambushed by the special forces affiliated with the KDP, lost their lives. Although 97 days have passed since the attack, the bodies held by the KDP are not released to their families.
THE SIT IN AT THE BORDER GATE ON ITS 60TH DAY
The sit in launched at the Semalka Border Gate by the Cizre Martyrs' Families Council and Peace Mothers to recieve the bodies of Nesrin Temir from YJA STAR and Yusif İbrahim from HPG, is on its 60th day. The families of Temir and İbrahim are protesting the fact that the bodies are still held by the KDP and demanded to recieve the bodies of their children.
Support visits are made to the sit in that started at the Semalka Border Gate, mass marches are organized towards the border gate. Many institutions, non-governmental organizations, political parties visit the area the sit in is being staged. The mothers stated that they will continue their protests until the bodies are released to them.