Turkey’s Diyarbakir… Mothers’ sit-in continues for the 744th day


Mothers continue their sit-in in front of the HDP headquarters in the Turkish state of Diyarbakir for the 744th day, to demand the return of their children kidnapped by the PKK terrorist organization.


The mothers accuse the HDP of being involved in deceiving and kidnapping young people and bringing them to fight in the organization’s ranks.

In her speech, the mother, Fatima Bingol, said that she continues to sit in the hope of recovering her son Tungay, who was kidnapped 6 years ago.

She added that her son was kidnapped in Istanbul when he was 14 years old.

The mother, Bingol, accuses the HDP of involvement in the kidnapping of her son and his inclusion in the ranks of the PKK.

She also appealed to her son to defect from the ranks of the terrorist organization and surrender to the Turkish authorities.

For his part, Father Abdullah Demir said that his son Fatih was kidnapped five years ago and taken by HDP members.


He added that he had failed to find a trace of his son despite his search for him everywhere, and “Demir” appealed to his son to surrender to the Turkish judiciary.

The sit-in of mothers began on September 3, 2019, and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan expressed his support for them

As well as supporting ministers, politicians, artists, journalists, writers, athletes, civic organizations, clergymen and all segments of society.

The sit-in is also supported by the “Srebrenica Mothers’ Association” in Bosnia and Herzegovina, European Parliament Member Tomas Zdechovsky, and ambassadors in Ankara who visited Diyarbakir and met the sit-in.