Category Archives: Political Prisoners

Greece: Attack against Nafpaktos Police Station in solidarity with Tasos Theofilou & all imprisoned comrades

21.05.17: At 5:00 today about 10 people attacked Nafpaktos Police Station as a sign of solidarity with Tasos Theofilou and all imprisoned comrades. First the guards outside and the cop’s cars were attacked with stones and then Molotovs were thrown … Continue reading

Posted in ACAB, Anarchist Communist Prisoners, Anarchist Prisoners, Direct Action, Fuck The Police, Greece, Molotov Attack, Nafpaktos, Political Prisoners, Tasos Theofilou

Athens, Greece: 13th hearing – Provocative questions highlight the political nature of Tasos Theofilou’s trial

Sylvia and Giant reporting for OmniaTV from the 13th hearing of the appeals trial of imprisoned anarchist communist comrade Tasos Theofilou. Translated into English for Insurrection News by BlackCat, with thanks to ΚαρβουΝινα for their assistance.  The 13th hearing started … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchist Communist Prisoners, Anarchist Prisoners, Athens, Greece, Political Prisoners, Repression, Tasos Theofilou

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

Wallmapu: Mapuche Political Prisoners Reject the Representatives of the Catholic Church

Mapuche Political Prisoners of Angol Prison We communicate the following to local and national public opinion: During the day of Friday, May 6, 2017, the gendarmerie of the prison informed us verbally that a Jesuit commission from the Catholic Church … Continue reading

Posted in Angol Prison, Chilean State, Fernando Millacheo Marín, Gabriel Valenzuela Montoya, Hugo Melinao Likan, Indigenous Struggle, Juan Queipul Quepul, Mapuche Struggle, MPPs (Mapuche Political Prisoners), Political Prisoners, Segundo Muñoz Marileo, Sergio Levinao Levinao, Wallmapu

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

Río de Janeiro, Brazil: Mobilizations Against the Austerity Reforms, 28.04.17

Mobilizations against the austerity reforms 28.04.17 #GeneralStrike #BrazilOnStrike More than 8 busses were burned in Rio de Janeiro’s downtown, lots of barricades were erected, and clashes were everywhere. There was a huge repression by the Military Police, but libertarians and anarchists bravely resisted … Continue reading

Posted in Barricades, Brazil, General Strike, Insurrection, Political Prisoners, Rafael Braga Vieira, Rio de Janeiro

Brazil: Rafael Braga sentenced to eleven years in prison

The judgment was published on the the Rio de Janeiro’s Court of Justice web site, on Thursday (20/04). The collector of recyclable material was held convicted for trafficking and association for drug trafficking. In a sentence published on the website … Continue reading

Posted in Brazil, Fire To The Judiciary, Fuck The Police, Political Prisoners, Rafael Braga Vieira, Repression