Category Archives: Political Prisoners

The Netherlands: Comrade placed in isolation due to inability to scan fingerprints

The comrade who was arrested last Saturday after a spontaneous demonstration in the Schilderswijk, The Hague (Netherlands), is still being kept by the authorities. They are building up the pressure on him and are making his situation even more difficult. … Continue reading

Posted in ACAB, Fire To The Judiciary, Political Prisoners, Repression, Schilderswijk, The Hague, The Netherlands

Greece: Sixth appeals trial hearing of imprisoned anarchist-communist comrade Tasos Theofilou

Yiannis Kontos The 6th hearing of the appeals trial of the anarchist-communist Tasos Theofilou at the Appeals Court of Athens, concluded today with the testimonies of the final prosecution witnesses. A high-ranking member of the counter-terrorism unit was the only witness … Continue reading

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

Chilean Prisons: Words in solidarity with Tamara Sol, Tato and Claudia

Note from Insurrection News: The following text by imprisoned compañeros Fabián Durán, Enrique Guzmán,  Nicolás Rojas and Joaquín García was written in response to the cowardly attacks by prison guards against the imprisoned compañeras Tamara Sol, Tato and Claudia that took place at … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchist Prisoners, Chile, Claudia, Enrique Guzmán, Fabián Durán, Joaquin Garcia, Natalia 'Tato' Collado, Nicolás Rojas, Political Prisoners, Prison Struggle, San Joaquín Prison, Tamara Sol

Greece: Report from the 3rd hearing in the trial of anarchist communist comrade Tasos Theofilou

January 10th 2017 With the testimonies of four prosecution witnesses, three of which were employed at the branch of Alpha Bank in Naousa, Paros, and one was a colleague and friend of the victim Demetris Michas, the trial of the anarchist-communist resumed … Continue reading

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

Greece: Financial campaign to aid political prisoners

Received on 31.01.17: The state through repressive mechanisms (cops, jail guards) and judicial power (prosecutors, judges) aimed at physical and psychological extermination of political prisoners. Prisoners and comrades however, are in a daily struggle between “special” conditions of detention, vindictive … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchist Prisoners, Angeliki Spyropoulou, CCF Urban Guerrilla Cell, Christos Tsakalos, Conspiracy of Cells of Fire (CCF), Damianos Bolano, Gerasimos Tsakalos, Giorgos Nikolopoulos, Giorgos Polydoros, Greece, Harris Hatzimichelakis, Informal Anarchist Federation (FAI), International Revolutionary Front (FRI), Michalis Nikolopoulos, Nikos Maziotis, Panagiotis Argyrou, Political Prisoners, Radiofragmata, Theofilos Mavropoulos

Turkey: Revolutionary anarchist prisoner Umut Firat is not alone!

“Yesterday, at a time when the tears have not dried and the rage is not settled yet for the cities burned down to rubble with tanks and bombing, hundreds of people killed, thousands of old, young, child, women and men … Continue reading

Posted in Erdogan Terrorist, Hunger Strike, International Solidarity, Meydan Anarchist Newspaper, Meydan Gazetesi, Political Prisoners, Repression, Turkey, Umut Firat

Greece: Updates on the trial of anarchist communist comrade Tassos Theofilou

Second hearing of the trial of Tassos Theofilou by Sylvia & Giant With the provocative statements and behavior of the prosecution, started the second hearing of the trial of appeals of Tassos Theofilou, on Tuesday, 20th of December. The sister … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchist Communist Prisoners, Anarchist Prisoners, Greece, Political Prisoners, Repression, Tassos Theofilou