Category Archives: Mytilene

Greece: About the hunger strike of Mohamed A, a refugee facing deportation to Turkey

Since October 2016, Mohamed A. has been in administrative detention at the police station on Lesbos and he is facing deportation since his political asylum applications have been rejected. Mohamed began a hunger strike on the 12th of December in … Continue reading

Posted in Greece, Hunger Strike, Lesbos, Mohamed A, Mytilene, Refugee Solidarity Movement, Refugee Struggle, Refugees, Turkey

Lesvos, Greece: No Border Social Center remains in resistance!

Yesterday, NoBorder Social Center was notified by the police to leave the place near Mytiline within several days. “We don’t need your help”, they said. In Moria, the situation is disastrous: there is insufficient provision of food, the place is … Continue reading

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Lesvos, Greece: No Border demonstration in Mytiline

Yesterday we had a spontaneous loud and powerful demonstration in the inner city of Mytiline. Refugees and other activists gathered together at Sapfous in front of the Lesvian statue to set a sign against Alpha Bank’s not-existent social responsibility and also … Continue reading

Posted in Direct Action, Greece, Lesvos, Mytilene, No Border Kitchen, No Border Social Center, Refugee Solidarity Movement, Refugee Struggle, Refugees | 1 Comment

About the recent evictions of squats and self-organized projects in Greece

8 Peresiadou Street   Squatted house on 8 Peresiadou Street in Galatsi was evacuated by cops. Three occupiers were arrested and facing misdemeanor charges (damages, illegal use of electricity). (source) Turtle Corner On the 22nd of April at 7 am … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchist Movement, autonomous spaces, Chios, Galatsi, Greece, Lesvos, Mytilene, No Border Kitchen, Social Spaces, Soli Cafe, Squatting, Turtle Corner | Leave a comment

Greece: Photographer and social scientist targeted by undercover cops in Mytilene

April 20th 2016 I was at the port of Mytilene with refugees when four men approached me and asked me to follow them. When I asked the reason for my detention they responded that some people are interested in me. … Continue reading

Posted in Fuck Fortress Europe, Fuck Frontex, Greece, Lesvos, Mytilene, Refugee Solidarity Movement, Refugee Struggle, Refugees, Repression, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Lesvos: No Border Kitchen evicted in Mytilene

21.04.16: Via Platanos Refugee Solidarity, Lesvos: This morning at 6.00 am, police surrounded and forcibly evacuated the “No border kitchen” camp in Mytilini. All 350 immigrants and refugees were arrested and trasported to the detention centre of Moriα, whilst 19 … Continue reading

Posted in Asylum Seekers, Fuck Fortress Europe, Greece, Lesvos, Mytilene, No Border Kitchen, Refugee Solidarity Movement, Refugee Struggle, Refugees, Repression | 1 Comment

Greece: Update on the Occupied Workers Center evicted by the Greek Communist Party in Mytilene

As we previously reported, a former labor hire / worker’s center that had been occupied by anti-authoritarians and refugees in Mytilene was violently evicted recently by members of the Greek Communist Party (KKE). The center was being used as temporary … Continue reading

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