Iida Käyhkö is doing a PhD on issues of security and criminalisation. She is also a solidarity activist with the Kurdish freedom movement and an organiser with feminist and anti-repression groups.

Topics of discussion are, The Kobani Trial of 108 people, including HDP’s arrested former Co-Chairs Figen Yüksekdag and Selahattin Demirtas and the closure of HDP as well as the withdrawal Turkey’s from the Istanbul Convention.

The interview was prepared with the support of the Freedom for Ocalan Campaign and the Peace in Kurdistan campaign in collaboration with Medya Haber TV and Sterk TV.