LGBTI Peace Initiative Istanbul transnational solidarity call – Tuesday 10th of May 14.30 pm in front of turkish embassy

By freedomnotfrontex

LGBTI Peace Initiative Istanbul

Kundgebung / Meeting / Eylem- Call of LGBTI Peace Initiative- Istanbul

English:

We hereby invite you to join our solidarity action following the transnational “call for peace” from the LGBTI Peace Initiative from Istanbul.

The rally will take place next Tuesday, 10th of May, 2.30pm in front of the

Turkish Embassy
Tiergartenstr. 19-21
10785 Berlin

Please join us numerously and share this call and the fb-event with your lists and contacts.

You are very welcome to contribute to the organization of the rally. If you want to read out a statement or if you want to support us in another way, don’t hesitate to write to lgbticallforpeace@gmail.com
See you on the streets.

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From:: Berlin