On Ooctober 20th, 2000, 284 prisoners started death-fast and 1249 prisoners started
hunger-strike in 48 prisons in Turkey. Prisoners demanded abrogation of ‘law of contend’
and stopping of building of F-Type (Isolation) prisons. On December 19th, 2000,
an operation named ‘back to life’ was realized simultaneously in 20 of 48 prisons.
As a result of the operation, 32 people, 2 of whom are soldiers, have lost their lives.
Despite all, f-type prisons have been realized.
Co-Director: İdil Soyseçkin