Category Archives: Prison Struggle

Greece: Revolutionary Struggle member Konstantina Athanasopoulou announces hunger & thirst strike

Note from Insurrection News: It has now been revealed that the woman comrade who was arrested with Pola Roupa is anarchist comrade and member of Revolutionary Struggle, Konstantina Athanasopoulou. Konstantina has issued a short communique announcing her hunger and thirst … Continue reading

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Greece: Pola Roupa & Nikos Maziotis on hunger & thirst strike in defense of their 6 year old child’s rights

  From our comrades in Greece we have learned that during the arrest of comrade Pola Roupa (member of Revolutionary Struggle and partner of the comrade Nikos Maziotis, also a member of Revolutionary Struggle), that the police kidnapped and detained her 6 … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchist Prisoners, Greece, Hunger Strike, Korydallos Prison, Nikos Maziotis, Pola Roupa, Political Prisoners, Prison Struggle, Repression, Revolutionary Struggle, Urban Guerrillas

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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France: Back in the Slammer – A letter from Damien from the Fleury-Mérogis jail

Damien was arrested on Wednesday, December 7 in Bretagne, charged with attacks against the Chambre of Commerce, a Jaguar dealership, and other targets during a demo that took place on April 14 between Paris’ 10th and 19th districts. This is … Continue reading

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Italy: Operation ‘Scripta Manent’ update 23.12.16

(Received 27/12/16) The anarchist comrade Alessandro Mercogliano informed us by letter that upon his arrival at Ferrara prison on November 19th he refused to give his fingerprints or have photographs taken of him. A few days later the prison authorities reported … Continue reading

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Germany: Letter from anarchist comrade Siao, Hambach Forest defender released from jail

  *UPDATE* via Enough Is Enough! We publish the letter of anarchist activist Siao. They were imprisoned on December 1, but released today. The letter was written during the time they were in prison. Although cops evicted activists at Hambacher forest … Continue reading

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Ferrara Prison, Italy: New text by anarchist prisoner Alfredo Cospito confiscated by the censors

(Received 12/12/16) The comrade Alfredo Cospito, imprisoned in AS2 [high security wing] in Ferrara for the kneecapping of Adinolfi and who recently received a new arrest warrant for the operation named “Scripta Manent” — an operation which has led, on … Continue reading

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