Category Archives: France

Bure: Illegitimate vote, legal disaster, police invasion- the inexorable headlong rush of CIGEO (France)

A village is in a state of siege over its city council,  the “300 000 pas” demonstration is under close surveillance, a helicopter hedge hops and flies above Bure, several groups of mobile policemen stand with helmets and shields in … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Nuclear Struggle, Bure, Direct Action, Environmental Struggle, Forest Occupation, France, Lejuc, Repression

France: Former Action Directe militant Jean-Marc Rouillan sentenced on appeal to 18 months on ‘apology for terrorism’ charges

Last Tuesday, Jean-Marc Rouillan, sentenced to life imprisonment in 1989 and enjoying a semi-liberty regime since 2011, was convicted on appeal by the Paris Court of Appeal for apology for terrorism on the basis of a truncated quotation about the … Continue reading

Posted in Action Directe, France, Jean-Marc Rouillan, Political Prisoners, Repression, State Of Emergency

Grenoble, France: Arson attack against Metro vehicles

Grenoble métropole appeased… We are in the métropole. A site for the storage and exploitation of human resources. We are piled up, parked, subdued, locked up, monitored and hindered. For our own good, with kindness, and benevolence, for a Green … Continue reading

Posted in Arson Attack, Direct Action, France, Grenoble

France: Latest letter from imprisoned anarchist comrade Damien Camélio

There are days in prison where anger and hatred, mixed with a feeling of helplessness reach the maximum. The police arrested Comrade XXXX, who is currently imprisoned here in Fleury, but in another building, which prevents us from having any … Continue reading

Posted in Aachen Bank Robbery Case, Anarchist Prisoners, Damien Camelio, France, International Solidarity, Kara Wild, Operation Scripta Manent

Letter bomb explodes inside IMF offices in Paris, another 8 devices suspected in the post (France, Greece)

19.03.17: A day after the German Ministry of Finance received a fully functioning Conspiracy of Cells of Fire / FAI parcel bomb addressed to Wolfgang Schäuble, Finance Minister, the Parisian offices of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) also received a … Continue reading

Posted in Conspiracy of Cells of Fire (CCF), Direct Action, France, Germany, Greece, Informal Anarchist Federation (FAI), International Revolutionary Front (FRI), parcel bomb, Paris

France: Revolutionary prisoner Erdoğan Çakır on indefinite hunger strike for over 40 days

17.03.17: Erdoğan Çakır, imprisoned in France for membership of the DHKP-C (Revolutionary People’s Liberation Front), has been on an indefinite hunger strike since February 15, 2017. The reason for this is that he began a one week hunger strike in … Continue reading

Posted in Democratic People's Liberation Party-Front (DHKP-C), Erdoğan Çakır, France, Gülcan Çakır, Hunger Strike, Political Prisoners, Prison Struggle, Repression, Revolutionary Prisoners, Turkey

France: Protests and attacks against the CIGEO nuclear disposal project in Bure

On Saturday, February 19, in Bure, in the north-east of France, a demo took place in the forest to support the occupation there and then on to the research lab of the planned nuclear waste disposal facility CIGEO. In the … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Nuclear Struggle, Barricades, Bure, Direct Action, Environmental Struggle, Forest Occupation, France, Lorraine