AvEG-KON presents book by HDP former co-chair Figen Yüksekdağ

AvEG-KON organised the presentation of the book by HDP former co-chair Figen Yüksekdağ's book "The walls will fall" in different European cities.

The poetry book “The walls will fall” written by HDP former co-chair Figen Yüksekdağ, who has been imprisoned by the AKP-MHP regime is being presented with signing days in the cities of Bern and Zurich.

In previous days the book was presented in Basel and Geneva.


Yüksekdağ’s book was presented by Kurdish politicians Fırat Anlı, Yurdusev Özsökmenler, Nejdet Atalay and writer Tamer Çilingir.

In the opening speech the representative of AvEG-KON (Confederation of European Oppressed Immigrants) underlined Figen Yüksekdağ's struggle for socialism was conveyed. The speakers also underlined the importance of solidarity with all political prisoners struggling against the attacks of the AKP-MHP fascist regime.


Yüksekdağ's poems were read at the signing event organized by the Zurich Education and Culture Center (EKM).

The EKM representatives underlined in their speeches the struggle carried out by Figen Yüksekdağ on the political women's front.

Speaking at the event, politician Demir Çelik stated that the AKP-MHP fascist government wanted to prevent the HDP's struggle for democracy with anti-democratic practices, massacres and prison. Çelik said: "We will continue to be the voice of Demirtaş and Yüksekdağ and increase the struggle wherever we are." Çelik signed the books on behalf of the former HDP co-chair.