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En primer lugar Conscientiou de Turquía<br> 

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# Primer puerto de Turquía] 3 [# para el servicio militar obligatorio pasado

Después de su descarga, condición de Tayfun Gönül había comenzado rápidamente a

Eryilmaz: "Gönül sembró las semillas de la conciencia en contra del militarismo"

"Tayfun tuvo una [actitud] sin concesiones, pero no se mostró sino a través de una

Oğuz Sönmez del grupo contra la guerra también puso de relieve las contribuciones de Gonul

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Turkey’s first conscientious objector to mandatory military service passed

away at the age of 54 due to a heart attack on Monday night. A doctor by

training, Tayfun Gönül had made critical contributions to the

antimilitarist movement in Turkey, according to his friends.

Ekin KARACA, ekin@bianet.org

BIA News Center

31 July 2012, Tuesday

http://www.bianet.org/english/freedom-of-expression/140046-turkey-s-firs...

Tayfun Gönül, Turkey's first conscientious objector to military service,

passed away at the age of 54 due to a heart attack he suffered on Monday

night.

Gönül had already spent a long period in an intensive care unit following a

cardiac infarct he suffered on Feb. 16 but was discharged from hospital about

two months ago, Serkan Sultan, a close friend of Gönül's, told bianet.

Following his discharge, Tayfun Gönül's condition had rapidly begun to

improve, Sultan said, adding they had even briefly toured across the Aegean

region, but that he finally gave in on Monday night at around 23:30 when he

had a heart attack.

"The uniform serves the same purpose everywhere"

A doctor by training, Tayfun Gönül had elucidated on the reasons why he

chose not to exercise his profession during an interview he gave to Sokak

Magazine in 1990:

"All institutions have taken the codes of the barracks as a template for

their internal operations during their establishment, including schools and

hospitals. [Doctors'] white coats are the most glaring indication of this.

The uniform serves the same purpose everywhere: to homogenize and

depersonalize people, to turn them into robots that solely fulfill their

functions. The color of the uniform is insignificant in so far as I am

concerned. It could either be khaki or white," Gönül had said.

Eryılmaz: "Gönül planted the seeds of awareness against militarism"

"Tayfun was an extremely interesting character. He was obsessed about

military service during the period between 1988 and 1989. Our horizons

broadened thanks to him, and together we launched the 'No to Mandatory

Military Service' campaign," said journalist Tuğrul Eryılmaz, Gönül's

co-worker in Sokak Magazine during the 1980s.

"As soon as we launched the campaign, [officials] filed a suit against us on

the charge of 'alienating people from military service.' We kept shuttling

back and forth to the Sultanahmet courthouse with him during that entire

period... In fact, Metin Münir, who was at the helm of Güneş newspaper,

also stood trial with us, as he had put our campaign on the paper's

headline," Eryılmaz said.

"Tayfun had an uncompromising [attitude,] but he showed this not through a

bellicose but an extremely gentle style. He was the person who planted the

seeds of awareness against militarism in Turkey," he added.

"Abandoning the rhetoric of 'martyrdom'"

Gönül had participated in the International Conscientious Objectors' Day on

May 15 when he briefly came out of hospital and criticized the language of

hatred that permates the media in his speech.

Both Turkish and Kurdish media outlets employ such religious terminology as

"martyrdom," Gönül had said.

"All sections [of society] should abandon the rhetoric of "the flag" and

"marytrdom" without constraining themselves to a particular

political-ideological engagement. I do not know how we are going to overtake

the present language of nationalism, however," he had said in his speech.

Oğuz Sönmez of the Anti-War group also highlighted Gönül's contributions

to the anti-militarist and conscientious objection movements in Turkey and

said Gönül's farewell represented a major loss:

"We really wanted Turkey's first conscientious objector Tayfun Gönül to

participate in the Conscientious Objection Week. He also attended our

activities despite the fact that he was in hospital. Our quintessential

purpose was to ensure that this person, who initiated the conscientious

objection movement, would not be forgotten," he said.

Gönül had also published several works from the Kaos Publishing House,

including "Düzenden Kaosa Zuhur/Gediz Akdeniz ile Söyleşi" ("Manifestation

From Order to Chaos/Interview with Gediz Akdeniz,") "Anarşizm Nedir?" ("What

is Anarchism?") and "Tıp Etiğinde Yeni Bir Paradigma Arayışı" ("Search

for a New Paradigm in Medical Ethics: Complexity - Reconciliation with

Death.") (EKN)

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