Category Archives: Refugee Solidarity Movement

Sydney, Australia: Emergency Protest – Don’t Deport ‘Saeed’ To Danger!!

Received on 24.03.17: Media Release Missing Asylum Seeker “Saeed”, a man seeking Asylum who has been detained by the Australian government for the last four years is missing. His lawyer is being denied access and he is at risk of … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, Deportations, Free The Refugees, Refugee Solidarity Movement, Refugee Struggle, Refugees, Saeed, so-called 'Australia', Sydney, Villawood

Narrm / Melbourne: Blockade at MITA refugee detention center to prevent the deportation of ‘Saeed’

21.03.17: BREAKING – MEDIA RELEASE Close the Camps Action Collective are blockading the MITA Detention Centre in Broadmeadows in solidarity with asylum seeker “Saeed” (not his real name). “Saeed is weak from a hunger strike but the Department of Immigration … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, Close The Camps, Close The Camps Action Collective, Free The Refugees, Melbourne, Narrm, Refugee Solidarity Movement, Refugee Struggle, Refugees, Saeed, so-called 'Australia'

Athens, Greece: Police evict 2 squats, 7 anarchists and over 100 refugees detained

13.03.17: Via Enough Is Enough: In the early morning hours Greek police evicted the Villa Zografou and The Hospital squat on Alkiviadou in Athens, Greece. About 200 people were detained. We publish a statement from Khora Social Centre about the evictions: … Continue reading

Posted in ACAB, Athens, Greece, Refugee Housing Squats, Refugee Solidarity Movement, Refugee Struggle, Refugees, Repression

İstanbul, Turkey: Food Not Bombs Action in Solidarity with Refugees

Turkey, 16.02.17: Yesterday, in solidarity with refugees in İzmir Torbalı, Bombalara Karşı Sofralar / Food Not Bombs İstanbul, in spite of police intervention to their protests and event, built their solidarity by reaching refugees in İstanbul. They remind us that … Continue reading

Posted in Direct Action, Food Not Bombs, Istanbul, Refugee Solidarity Movement, Refugee Struggle, Refugees, Turkey, İzmir

İstanbul, Turkey, 15.02.17: Food Not Bombs Action In Solidarity With Refugees

As of February 8th, refugees living in tents in the Torbalı and Bayındır districts of İzmir are being evacuated in accordance with district governorate decisions and the intervention of the gendarmerie. The tent areas are being removed. Thousands of refugees, … Continue reading

Posted in Food Not Bombs, Gezi Park, Istanbul, Refugee Solidarity Movement, Refugee Struggle, Refugees, Taksim

İzmir, Turkey: Military police attack refugee camps in Torbali and Bayindir

Received on 11.02.17: GENDARMERIE INTERVENTION TO REFUGEE CAMPS IN TORBALI As of February 8th, refugees living in the tents in Torbalı and Bayındır districts are getting evacuated in accordance with the district governorate decisions with the intervention of the gendarmerie … Continue reading

Posted in Bayindir, Refugee Solidarity Movement, Refugee Struggle, Refugees, Repression, Torbali, Turkey, İzmir

Anarchists welcome North Thailand’s new ‘Australian’ Honorary Consul to the job with a home visit

Received on 31.01.17: On Sunday 29 January 2017, anarchists in the northern Thai city of Chiang Mai visited the home of the newly appointed Australian Honorary Consul, Ronald Elliott, to share with him our analysis of Australia’s immigration policies regarding … Continue reading

Posted in #7DaysOfResistance, Australia, Chiang Mai, Decolonize, Direct Action, Free The Refugees, Graffiti, Invasion Day, Northern Thailand, Refugee Solidarity Movement, so-called 'Australia', Thailand