The campaign launched on 11 January by the South African trade union federation COSATU (Congress of South African Trade Unions) and the Kurdish Human Rights Action Group (KHRAG) “The time has come: Freedom for Abdullah Öcalan - For a just peace in Turkey” continues to pick up speed. Ten initiatives and organizations in Germany have now declared they joined the campaign.
The composition of the organizations shows the broad internationalist perspective of the campaign. From the People's Council of the Eelam Tamils to the solidarity network Ya-Basta, which works with the Zapatista resistance, to the Latin America Congress Ventana al Sur, associations of the SDS and DIE LINKE.
The initiatives and organizations which joined the campaign are as follows:
People's Council of Eelam Tamils - Germany e.V
Ya-Basta-Netzwerk - Nationwide network for solidarity with the Zapatistas
Ventana Al Sur - Latin America Congress Germany
SDS-Tübingen - Socialist-Democratic Student Association Tübingen
SDS-Heidelberg - Socialist-Democratic Student Association Heidelberg
Left youth Solid Munich
Left youth Bremen
Die Falken Bonn
Die Linke - Stuttgart
AZADÎ e.V. - Legal Aid Fund for Kurds in Germany