Category Archives: Refugee Solidarity Movement

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

Anarcho-syndicalist comrade Lola Gutierrez deported from Greece and returned to Spain

Anarcho-syndicalist solidaritarian Lola Gutierrez returned to Spain following her deportation from Greece. Lola was arrested at the airport ”El. Venizelos” and taken to the immigrant detention center Elliniko on account of the help she provided a Kurdish citizen to get … Continue reading

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Barcelona: Demonstration at the Greek consulate in solidarity with anarcho-syndicalist comrade Lola Gutierez

The Greek state is persecuting a comrade in solidarity from Spain for committing the crime of helping a refugee. Yes, that is the Greek, the good, the humanitarian, the left wing, the state that’s worth a Nobel prize. The same … Continue reading

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Greece: Some information about the refugee camp in Myrsini, Lechaina

Some information about the refugee camp in Myrsini, Lechaina *This text has been written by the Anarchist Assembly for the Social and Class Attack. The text aims to inform the citizens of Patras and the other Greek people as well … Continue reading

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Brighton, UK: Banner in solidarity with Calais Jungle refugees

Submitted anonymously to Insurrection News: we got up nice and early this morning to put up a banner expressing solidarity and anger towards the situation in Calais where, on 17th October, the french state have planned to begin a total eviction … Continue reading

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Budapest, Hungary: ‘Refugees Welcome’ banner from anarchists

Today, the referendum which is related to the EU refugee quota is happening in Hungary. The referendum, which asks Hungarians to accept 1,294 refugees legally into their country, is being transformed into an anti-refugee campaign by the government of Victor … Continue reading

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Greece: Repression against immigrant women in Elliniko detention center

Since last week the imprisoned immigrant women in Elliniko Detention Centre initiated new struggles for their freedom. On Friday 16/9 all women (which are 56 presently) went to the yard with their mattresses. The following day, an official from the … Continue reading

Posted in Elliniko, Fuck Fortress Europe, Greece, Refugee Solidarity Movement, Refugee Struggle, Refugees, Women's Struggle | 2 Comments