Category Archives: Korydallos Women’s Prison

Greece: Imprisoned Revolutionary Struggle Members Pola Roupa and Nikos Maziotis Continue Their Hunger Strike

10.12.17: On December 5th 2017, Revolutionary Struggle members Pola Roupa and Nikos Maziotis were forcibly removed from Korydallos prisons (both were subjected to headlocks, holds, etc) and were involuntarily admitted to the General State Hospital of Nikaia. The prison prosecutor … Continue reading

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Athens, Greece: Involuntary Hospitalization of Revolutionary Struggle Prisoners Pola Roupa & Nikos Maziotis

Revolutionary Struggle members Nikos Maziotis and Pola Roupa are on hunger strike since November 11th 2017. The two imprisoned comrades are fighting against isolation measures; against specific provisions of the new correctional code aimed at repressing them as high-security prisoners; against the … Continue reading

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Message in Solidarity with the Resistance in Greek Prisons from the Bulgarian Prisoners’ Association

Received on 22.11.17: International Solidarity with the Greek Prison Resisters Now! There have been rolling strikes and protests throughout Greek prisons in reaction to the SYRIZA Party led coalition government’s plans to bring into force increased repressive legal measures into … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Terrorism Law (187A), Bulgaria, Bulgarian Prisoners' Association, Christos Tsakalos, Greece, Greek Prisons, Hunger Strike, International Solidarity, Jock Palfreeman, Korydallos Prison, Korydallos Women's Prison, Nikos Maziotis, Pola Roupa, Prison Struggle

Greece: Solidarity with the struggle of prisoners in Kolastirio & Korydallos Women’s Prison

The conditions at the St. Paul Korydallos Prison Hospital gained publicity on February 15th 2014, when 180 prisoners with severe conditions, from HIV to cancer, refused to accept prison rations and medications, in order to protest the squalid conditions. The … Continue reading

Posted in Greece, Kolastirio, Korydallos Women's Prison, Prison Struggle, St. Paul Korydallos Prison Hospital

Greece: New Year’s Eve demonstration outside Korydallos prison

As every year, like this one we celebrated the new year outside Korydallos prison next to our imprisoned comrades. The difference with the previous years is that we managed to stand very close to the women’s prison and to make … Continue reading

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Greece: Protests continue in Korydallos Women’s Prison

On Friday Oct. 14th a delegate from the Ministry of Justice came to the women’s prison as per our request. During the meeting we discussed in depth our issues and proposed solutions in order to re-allocate the prison space and … Continue reading

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Greece: Mobilization at Korydallos Women’s Prison

The last few years, it was announced by high ranking officials at the ministry of justice that a new modern block would operate within women’s prison, in the context of improving conditions incarceration. The old blocks were evacuated following the … Continue reading

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