The Municipality of Palermo welcomes representative of the HDP Eyyup Doru

Mayor of Palermo Leoluca Orlando welcomed Eyyup Doru, HDP representative in Europe this morning along with a delegation composed of Vincenzo Miliucci, representative of the “Rete Kurdistan Italia”, Venus Anzaldi, representative of the association “Women in solidarity with the Kurdish people” and Renato Franzitta, coordinator of the confederation.

Mr Orlando stressed at the meeting the solidarity of the Palermo municipal administration with the Kurdish people and expressed his deep concern about the health of Kurdish leader Abdullah Öcalan and his isolation which has been resulting in a total lack of information about him for months.

The mayor also announced the launch in the coming days by his administration of a series of initiatives to draw the attention of the international community to the worrying situation of the Kurdish people.