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ALF in Istanbul: At least 4 fish freed, fish cage damaged

An anonymous report at Sosyalsavas.org (English text included).

Corfu Island, Greece: Solidarity intervention at the local prison

Solidarity cannot be caged in prison cells.

Last night, June 26th, around 20 individuals carried out a solidarity intervention outside Corfu prison, which was met with a big and touching response from inside the walls, with prisoners responding immediately to shouts and slogans. The last update refers to 120 hunger strikers in the hellhole [...]

Greece: Anti-prison protest outside Prime Minister’s house in Athens – Upcoming demos

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x207dfl

On the evening of June 24th – 2nd day of mass hunger strike of over 3,900 prisoners across Greece — nearly 60 anarchists made an anti-prison intervention outside the house of Antonis Samaras, Prime Minister of Greece, in the northern suburb of Kifissia, Athens.

Comrades threw anti-repression leaflets in the streets and shouted slogans [...]

Athens: Protest in defense of the Prosfygika housing complex, threatened with sell-off and a massive forced eviction

Communities of the future are built in squatted neighbourhoods –SY.KA.PRO (‘Assembly of Squatted Prosfygika’)

“The sole mission of the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund is to maximize the proceeds of the Hellenic Republic from the development and/or sale of assets. (…) Privatization is not seen as a mere sale of assets; rather, it is [...]

Athens, Greece: Protest action at Koridallos men’s and women’s prisons

The State murders prisoners – Ilir Kareli

(A) We don’t forget, we don’t forgive (N)

Fire to the hellholes, bombs on the courts – A.C.A.B.

The blood is still flowing seeking revenge

If not now, when?

On Monday, March 31st, 2014, men incarcerated in the A wing as well [...]

Germany: Reportback from antifascist demonstration in Dortmund

On March 29th, 2014, around 400 people took part in an antifascist demonstration in Dortmund. People took to the streets in remembrance of punk Thomas “Schmuddel” Schulz, who was murdered by the neo-Nazi Sven Kahlin 9 years ago, and in memory of Mehmet Kubaşık, who was one of the victims of a series of [...]

Santiago, Chile: Everyday a young combatant is born!

Responsibility claim for the action which was carried out on Monday the 17th of March 2014 outside the ex-Pedagogical School in Santiago, in commemoration of the “Week of the Combatant Youth”

In relation to conditions pre-established by the security forces, we felt the obligation to generate a combative instance that goes far beyond the [...]

Bolivia: Update on the case of comrade Henry Zegarrundo

From the album “Furia y Candela” of compa Henry

Henry Zegarrundo is an anti-authoritarian comrade arrested on May 29th, 2012 in La Paz, in the context of a large-scale repressive operation against various sectors of anarchism in Bolivia. Henry is accused of attacks carried out by cells of the Informal Anarchist Federation/International Revolutionary Front. [...]

Balkans: Actions in solidarity with the rebellion in Bosnia and Herzegovina

In February 2014, anarchists and antifascists from Niš, Belgrade, Novi Sad, Skopje, Sombor, Zagreb, Ljubljana and Rijeka carried out actions in solidarity with the recent rebellion in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

“We support people’s revolt in Bosnia and Herzegovina. We know that a large number of our fellow citizens think the same way. People from both [...]

Niš, Serbia: Elections are a farce

Parliamentary election in Serbia was held on March 16, 2014. Previously, and while the sleeping masses were thinking whom of the big Capital’s servants to give their vote to, and thus how to do their ‘civic duty’, the antifa group from Niš called for an election boycott, self-organization, strike and rebellion.

“Fuck off you lying [...]

Granada, Spanish State: Branch of Banco Sabadell paint-bombed

In the evening of March 20th (at around 17:30) a branch of Banco Sabadell, located in San Pablo II street in the city of Granada, was attacked with paint. Red paint was spilled on its glass facade and the ATM screen, rendering it useless until they clean or replace it. We also left pamphlets [...]

Istanbul, Turkey: From the day of Berkin Elvan’s funeral

Berkin Elvan, who sustained severe head injury from a gas canister in June 2013, died on March 11th, 2014. The boy’s funeral was held on March 12th in the Feriköy cemetery in Istanbul’s Şişli district. Berkin had only turned 15 while still in coma.

The police attacked the massive crowd that demonstrated in Şişli for [...]

Syrian chemical weapons to be destroyed between Crete and Malta

Video in English & Greek. In Turkish here.

Source: alogomyges via sosyal savas

Turkey: ALF liberated 4 rabbits from a pet shop in İstanbul

On March 2, 2014, people gathered in Kadıköy district of İstanbul to protest against the changes in the Animal Protection Law proposed by the government, which includes the exploitation of stray animals as test subjects, and so on.

ALF activists who were among the crowd gathered in front of the Başkent Pet Shop in [...]

Turkey: Anti-government protest on February 25th, 2014 in Kadıköy, İstanbul

The demo started at 7pm. Thousands of people gathered around the bull sculpture in Kadıköy. Demonstrators blocked the road for a few hours. At one side of the road were two TOMAs (antiriot control vehicle), and cops at the other side; a huge banner reading ‘hükümet istifa’ (government resign) was unfolded. More protesters were [...]

Netherlands: News from Nijmegen

Friday the 14th of February 2014 a group named Muitelingen (Mutineers) placed a table loaded with stolen goods in the shopping street Ziekerstraat in Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

A card with a text was attached to each product, saying that the goods were recently stolen. Also the people were encouraged in the text to take some [...]

Buenos Aires: CuCoCo social centre suffered an arson attack

CuCoCo social centre (cultural, cooperative and communitarian space, also known as Huerta de Saavedra), in the Saavedra neighbourhood of Buenos Aires, was intentionally torched on the 8th of February 2014 at around 5.30am.

CuCoCo is a social and cultural centre occupied since 2002 by neighbours, after the 2001 Argentine crisis and subsequent riots. The [...]

Barcelona: Attack on Deutsche Bank central branch

Solidarity, unity and action. And don’t get caught!

On January 17th, 2014 we smashed all of the glass windows of the Deutsche Bank central branch, located in Barcelona’s major avenue Passeig de Gràcia, in solidarity with the struggle of residents in the neighbourhood of Gamonal, in the city of Burgos, and in solidarity with the [...]

Germany: Protest against the Nazi rally in Dresden on February 13, 2014

In a few days, it’s that time again: the City of Dresden and some citizens will stage a commemoration in memory of the “victims” of the bombing of Dresden in 1945. Neo-Nazis manipulate this fact and want to parade, aiming to decontextualize the air attacks. The City once again plans an anti-extremist rampart in [...]

Piraeus, Greece: Fascist attack on the anarchist hangout Resalto in Keratsini

LET US SMASH FASCISM OF EVERYDAY LIFE

On Saturday morning, January 25th, in the district of Keratsini in Piraeus (port of Athens), a large assault militia of neo-Nazis desecrated the entire place where Pavlos Fyssas was murdered by Golden Dawn member in September 2013. Shorty after that, nearly 80 Golden Dawn members attacked the [...]

Greece: New Year’s Eve at Larissa prison, where hunger striker Spyros Stratoulis is incarcerated

Solidarity with all political prisoners, solidarity with Spyros Stratoulis… until the destruction of the last prison!

Volos, Greece: New Year’s Eve at the local juvenile prison

Comrades gathered in front of the local juvenile prison in the city of Volos and spent New Year’s Eve close to the prisoners. Demonstrators shouted slogans amid fireworks; “The passion for freedom is stronger than all prisons”; “Fire and blast at this brothel”, and more.

Solidarity is our weapon!

Athens, Greece: New Year’s Eve solidarity demo at Koridallos prisons, where many anarchists are held captive

31.12.2013 – 1.1.2014

http://www.vimeo.com/83099879

At this year’s demo, solidarity was powerfully expressed both from the inside and the outside of Koridallos prisons. Nearly a thousand people in solidarity turned up to the gathering before midnight, and started to chant loud slogans. Several comrades set off fireworks while prisoners were making noise and throwing [...]

Functioning and dynamics of Athens IMC

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xa4jf8

Announcement of the Administration assembly of Athens Indymedia by Administration Team 17:38, Sunday, December 29, 2013

Administration on the basis of the Editorial Policy, and not on the basis of anybody’s demands!

Let us repeat the things that have been repeated a thousand times already. Athens [...]

Germany: Reportback from the streets of Hamburg on December 21st, 2013

Thousands of people came to Hamburg on the 21st of December to participate in the protest against the eviction of the Rote Flora squat, for a right to stay for refugees, and to show solidarity to the evicted residents of the Esso houses. Everybody knew that it would be a chaotic day, with thousands of [...]