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 [...]

Bolivia: Painted slogans in solidarity with anarchist prisoner Tamara Sol Farías Vergara

Your vengeance is our vengeance. Freedom for Sol Vergara.

Sol, your impulse is our breath.

Strength, solidarity and action. For a combative memory. Sol, you are not alone.

Sol’s action is part of our war.

Sol, your vengeance bonds us together in struggle.

While citizens are preparing themselves for the [...]

Paris: Solidarity hammering

In the night of 19th to 20th of February 2014, the houses of justice and law (MJD) located in rue de Boucheries (Saint-Denis suburb), Bernard et Mazoyer street (Aubervilliers suburb) and Buisson Saint-Louis street (10th arrondissement of Paris) were attacked. Glass windows were shattered in all three. The slogan “fuck justice” was painted on the [...]

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 [...]

France: Communiqué on buildings occupied in Calais

February 28, 2014

We are a group of people from different countries and different political backgrounds who are fighting for the right to housing for everyone, whatever their origin. We announce that we have occupied (now for more than 48 hours) empty and abandoned public buildings in different parts of the town of Calais, [...]

Istanbul, Turkey: ELF-FAI/IRF torched an excavator in Northern Forests

While we lightened a cold dark night by torching a pile of iron, the rising flames could be seen far from the site, and aside from the pleasure that has given us, the action was taken in the service of eco-vandalism lobbying whose name has never been heard before.

On Thursday, [...]

Athens: Intervention in solidarity with migrant worker who was beaten by his boss

‘With class solidarity and organization, we make war on the bosses and the fascists —Base union of waiters, cooks, and other workers in the food services sector’

A migrant was working for 5 months, for more than 12 hours a day, 30 days a month, at the ‘SCHERZO’ bar restaurant, located on 8, Vorea [...]

Atlanta, GA: Tractors sabotaged for the ZAD, No TAV, Hambach Forest

On the night of February 22nd, we poured a mixture of sand and water into the fuel tanks of two tractors used in the construction of a new Atlanta streetcar. The streetcar is one of many major development projects the city has initiated in the past few years as a part of a [...]

Thessaloniki, Greece: Bank branches attacked

On Thursday, February 20th we took advantage of street traffic, and attacked two bank branches (the Hellenic Postbank, and the National Bank) at the junction of Tsimiski and Pavlou Mela streets, smashing their glass facades and ATMs.

This action is dedicated to: Tasos Theofilou, who was sentenced to 25 years imprisonment; Alexandros Mitroussias and Giorgos [...]

Athens, Greece: A text handed out during anarchist gathering in solidarity with the NO TAV struggle

On February 22, 2014, day of action in solidarity with NO TAV, a PA’s gathering took place in Monastiraki, central Athens (photos here). Below is a leaflet that was distributed, in Greek and English, to passersby.

France: Communiqué by GADI – Call for antifascist counter-protests on April 5th, 2014

On January 26th, the fascist organizers of the “Day of Anger” march gathered many of their militants in Paris.

They paraded with clearly anti-Semitic slogans and Nazi salutes. Neo-Nazi groups (such as the Petainists youth) were alongside the National Front (FN) politicians, as well as many representatives of clearly fascist movements: royalists, religious extremists, negationists, [...]

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 [...]

Portugal: Spanish consulate attacked in Porto

The Spanish consulate in Porto was paint-bombed in solidarity with women in Spain.

FREE ABORTION!

Puerto Montt, Chile: Announcement of Sembrando Tormentas publications

As some of you already know, one day a couple of weeks ago a group of uniformed crap (see “Carabiniers of Chile”) detained me and stole (“seized”) about 20 books and 10 brochures while I was standing at the bookstall where I used to spread, publicly and openly, ideas of rebellion against the existent through [...]

Switzerland: Communiqué about the spontaneous demonstration in Bern

Tonight, February 9th, 2014, around 600 people gathered in the city of Bern to protest the anti-immigration ballot results in Switzerland.

As a racist initiative was once again accepted by the majority of eligible voters, numerous people took to the streets to demonstrate against this racist policy. Fear propaganda has agitated against foreigners for years. [...]

Athens: Responsibility claim for arsons against Nazis

Mitsakos brothers sell glass panes at their glass shop, located in Dekaneos Nikolaou street in the Athens district of Aghios Dimitrios (near Panagouli square). But they also sell Golden Dawn bravado as members of the fascist gang.

On the next corner down that street, Zarras sells alcohol at his liquor store. But he also sells [...]

Barcelona: Archdiocesan radio station attacked

In this week’s autonomous actions against the outlawing of abortion (1–7 February 2014), we took to the streets to add our expression of rage. In the early hours of Thursday, February 6th, we attacked the offices of Radio Estel, broadcaster of Barcelona’s Archdiocese, and headquarters of the magazine “Catalunya Cristiana”, located on the corner of [...]

Switzerland: Communiqué about the spontaneous demonstration in Zurich

Translators’ Note: On February 9th, 2014, following an initiative of the far-right populist party SVP/UDC (Swiss People’s Party/Democratic Union of the Centre, the largest party in Switzerland’s federal parliament), a referendum was held “for or against mass immigration”. The majority of citizens who went to the polls voted in favor of the xenophobic [...]

Barcelona: Sabotage against anti-abortion foundation

In the early hours of February 10th, 2014 we smashed all the glass windows of the Vidal i Barraquer Foundation, located in the Sant Gervasi neighbourhood in Barcelona, to indicate their active complicity with the Spanish Episcopal Conference in preventing abortions. We thus join the days of struggle for autonomous feminism against the new anti-abortion [...]

Athens, Greece: Conviction of anarchist communist Tasos Theofilou

On February 7th, 2014 anarchist communist Tasos Theofilou was sentenced to 25 years in prison, although he has denied all charges from the start. A three-member bench reached a majority opinion (instead of a unanimous verdict) at the trial court in Athens.

Tasos Theofilou was acquitted of severe charges in relation to “formation of and [...]

Greece: A text in response to ongoing raids on homes of comrades in Athens and Thessaloniki

Below is a text handed out by the Anarchists assembly for the connection of struggles within the prison-society (“Sasta”), in Thessaloniki, concerning recent house searches in the framework of an anti-terrorist “pincer operation” unleashed by the Greek police against anarchist/antiauthoritarian individuals since January 21st, 2014.

Lately, in the cities of Thessaloniki and Athens, cops of [...]

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 [...]

Pau, France: Arson attack on Christian Science church building

GADI (international direct action group) claims the incendiary attack on the Church of Christ, Scientist in Pau (64000, France / in the small hours of February 8, 2014) that serves as a rear-guard base for fascists of the FN [National Front]. From the early 90s until today, about a hundred people have [...]

Niš, Serbia: Banner action in solidarity with Pizzeria Anarchia

To the comrades from the Pizzeria Anarchia squat in Vienna we loudly shout from Niš: “Hold on!”

– Antifascist Action Niš