Tag Archives: Bulgarian Prisoners’ Association

Inmates strike at Sofia prison, Bulgaria

There’s really not much English-language information about this situation available at the moment, but according to the Bulgarian Prisoners’ Association: “There is a mass strike by over 60 prisoner workers in Sofia Prison in protest over the order for slave … Continue reading

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Prison updates: news from Shilan Oscelik and the Bulgarian Prisoners’ Association

Two pieces of prison news that seemed worth sharing: First, Shilan Ozcelik, the young woman being prosecuted for terrorism charges because she’s alleged to have tried to join the Kurdish resistance to ISIS, appeared in court this week, was denied … Continue reading

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