Category Archives: Repression

Ukraine: Call for International Solidarity with anarchist eco-activist Taras Bogay

On the 19th of February, Taras Bogay, an anarchist and eco-activist from Lviv, Ukraine, was assaulted by a group of 20-30 drunk neo-nazis from the rightwing organisations Right Sector and the neo-nazi militia named the Azov battalion. They attacked Taras … Continue reading

Posted in Antifascism, International Solidarity, Repression, Taras Bogay, Ukraine

France: Revolutionary prisoner Erdoğan Çakır on indefinite hunger strike for over 40 days

17.03.17: Erdoğan Çakır, imprisoned in France for membership of the DHKP-C (Revolutionary People’s Liberation Front), has been on an indefinite hunger strike since February 15, 2017. The reason for this is that he began a one week hunger strike in … Continue reading

Posted in Democratic People's Liberation Party-Front (DHKP-C), Erdoğan Çakır, France, Gülcan Çakır, Hunger Strike, Political Prisoners, Prison Struggle, Repression, Revolutionary Prisoners, Turkey

Dresden, Germany: Solidarity with the Kurdish Freedom Struggle!

16.03.17: With the ban on the flag of the YPG, the YPJ Women’s Defense Units, the PYD (Democratic Union Party), YXK (Association of Students from Kurdistan) and flags with images of Abdullah Öcalan by the Minister of the Interior Thomas … Continue reading

Posted in Abdullah Öcalan, Direct Action, Dresden, Erdogan Terrorist, Kurdish Struggle, Kurdistan, PKK, PYD, Repression, Rojava, YPG, YPJ

Belarus: Dozens of anarchists arrested in Minsk after anti-government protests

15.03.17: Today in three major cities of Belarus – Minsk, Mogilev and Grodno – people took the streets protesting against government attempts to collect tax off the unemployed (details of the story HERE). In Minsk, demonstrations managed to gather more … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchist Movement, Anarchist Prisoners, Belarus, Direct Action, Fuck Lukashenko, Fuck The Social Parasite Law, Minsk, Repression

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

Greece: 8th appeals trial hearing of imprisoned anarchist-communist comrade Tasos Theofilou

The following is a summary of the trial hearing originally written by Sylvia and Giant. The 8th hearing of Tasos Theofilou’s trial continued with the reading of case file documents. At the beginning of the hearing Mrs. Paparrousou submitted evidence … Continue reading

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

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

Omnia TV’s Sylvia and Giant report from the courtroom On February 17th, the 7th hearing of the appeals trial of Tasos Theofilou took place at the Appellate Court of Athens, Greece. The process began with the display of footage that was recorded by security cameras inside and outside … Continue reading

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