Category Archives: Hunger Strike

Buenos Aires, Argentina: Against the Reform of the 24660 Law and Against All Laws

On May 5th, a street court was held outside the offices of the federal prison service (on 11 Lavalle and Corrientes). There was also a rally and banner drop outside the prison of Devoto (May 12th) in support of prisoners … Continue reading

Posted in Argentina, Buenos Aires, Direct Action, Fire To The Prisons, Hunger Strike, Prison Struggle, Prisoner Solidarity Movement

Italy: Anarchist prisoner Alfredo Cospito on 10 Day Hunger Strike against isolation & censorship

03.05.17: Today anarchist prisoner Alfredo Cospito begins a ten-days hunger strike against the censorship imposed to him by prosecutor Sparagna [in charge of op. “Scripta Manent”], which blocks almost the whole incoming and outgoing correspondence. Alfredo asks all comrades outside … Continue reading

Posted in Alfredo Cospito, Anarchist Prisoners, Censorship, Ferrara Prison, Hunger Strike, Italy, Repression

Greece: Message of Solidarity from Anarchist Prisoners in Korydallos Prison to the Palestinian Hunger Strikers

The struggles of the Palestinian political prisoners are inextricably connected with the overall struggle of the Palestinian people. 70 percent of the Palestinian families have at least one member that has been imprisoned for action against the state of Israel. … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchist Prisoners, Andreas-Dimitris Bourzoukos, Antonis Stamboulos, Argiris Dalios, Athens, Dimitris Politis, Fivos Harisis, Giannis Michailidis, Greece, Grigoris Sarafoudis, Hunger Strike, International Solidarity, Korydallos Prison, Palestine, Political Prisoners, Prison Struggle, Tasos Theofilou

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

Turkey: Revolutionary Anarchist Prisoner Umut Fırat Ended His Hunger Strike With Victory

Revolutionary Anarchist prisoner and Anarchist Meydan Newspaper writer Umut Fırat Süvarioğulları has ended his hunger strike action that he started on December 11, 2016, against the conditions of State Of Emergency (SOE) he was exposed in Izmir Yenisakran T Type … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchist Prisoners, Hunger Strike, Turkey, Umut Firat

Dublin, Ireland: Solidarity vigil at the Turkish Embassy for imprisoned anarchist hunger striker Umut Firat

Received on 03.02.17: IRISH SOLIDARITY FOR UMUT FIRAT On Wednesday the 1st of February  there was a solidarity vigil for Umut Firat in Dublin, Ireland. Anarchists and supporters of Umut’s hunger strike gathered outside the Turkish Embassy. Turkish embassy staff … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchist Prisoners, Banners, Direct Action, Dublin, Fire To The Prisons, Fire To The Turkish State, Hunger Strike, International Solidarity, Ireland, Umut Firat

Greece: The authorities refuse to revoke the detention of hunger striker Mohamed A.

February 1st: Mohamed A. was escorted by police forces to the Asylum Service this morning with significant delay. The reason behind his transfer was that the Asylum Service demanded an appointment in order to take his photo and fingerprints. In the … Continue reading

Posted in Greece, Hunger Strike, Mohamed A, Refugee Struggle, Refugees, Repression