Press conference held in Antep for Figen Yüksekdağ

ANTEP – Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Antep Provincial Organization held a press conference in Antep in order to protest the revocation of HDP Co-Chair Figen Yüksekdağ’s membership in parliament.

Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Antep Provincial Organization held a press conference in Antep in order to condemn the revocation of HDP Co-Chair Figen Yüksekdağ’s membership in parliament. The photo of Figen was hanged in the HDP Provincial building, where the conference was held. While the people carried placards reading, “Don’t touch our MPs”, “Our Co-chair is my will” and “Hayır” (No), the HDP Antep MP Mahmut Toğrul, HDP Antep Provincial Co-chair Güler Erat, HDP Party Council (PM) members and the party’s administrators attended the press conference. Güler Erat said, “Figen Yüksekdağ is the will of the women. She is the worker of the women’s freedom struggle. She is a faithful friend of the women. Figen Yüksekdağ is the organizer of the socialist and revolutionary struggle. She is the companion of people working in the fields, factories, workshops and constructions. Ms. Figen Yüksekdağ’s membership in parliament cannot be revoked.”