In 2009, the anarchist urban guerrilla group Revolutionary Struggle (Epanastatikos Agonas) was designated a “foreign terrorist organization” by the U.S. Department of State, in the aftermath of a rocket propelled grenade attack against the U.S. Embassy in Athens in January 2007.
On April 21, 2015, the State Department issued “terrorist designation” against one of the […]
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In the early hours of Monday 20th of April we went to the district of Plaka to paint over a disgusting mural of racist and nationalist drawings and slogans made by a supposed artist that calls himself Tom, who has been using for some years […]
‘War Against War’, an antimilitarist brochure by the collective of total objectors to military service Xipolito Tagma (‘Barefoot Battalion’ in Ioannina, Greece), is now available in English.
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All texts were translated from the 1st Greek edition (03/2011), without any chronological adaptation of the facts […]
Banner drop at a shopping mall in Thessaloniki, Greece (April 9th 2015): “Victory to the struggle of the hunger strikers – since 2/3. Fire and arson to all the prison cells (A)”
Below is an excerpt from an open letter released in the small hours of April 11th 2015 by hunger strikers of the […]
On April 5th 2015, anarchist prisoner Nikos Maziotis announced the end of his hunger strike. Below is his statement. After 35 days of struggle, I terminate the hunger strike that I began on March 2nd along with other comrades. I have decided to do so not owing to the fact that I have reached the […]
On March 23rd 2015, 23 undocumented migrants from Pakistan, Nigeria, Iraq, Egypt and Iran who are detained in Paranesti closed camp went on hunger strike, demanding to receive papers and be granted immediate release.
A total of 210 adults and 80 minors are incarcerated in Paranesti camp, near the city of Drama (northern Greece), among […]
Eight anarchist prisoners of the Network of Imprisoned Fighters (DAK) are still on hunger strike in different hospitals and Greek prisons, demanding the abolition of type C maximum security prisons; abolition of the antiterrorist legislation (articles 187 and 187A); abolition of the anti-hoodie law; abolition of forcible taking of DNA samples, abolition of analysis of […]
Today, April 6th 2015, the mother of two members of the Conspiracy of Cells of Fire – comrades Christos and Gerasimos Tsakalos – walked out of Koridallos prison. Her bail has been set at 10,000 euros.
The companion of Gerasimos Tsakalos is still in custody (since 2/3). According to people in solidarity with the Conspiracy […]
April 6th 2015
SYRIZA’s party offices in the city of Ioannina were symbolically attacked with paint as a minimum show of solidarity with the imprisoned hunger strikers. Additionally, slogans were spray-painted inside the building, which houses the party’s offices as well as the office of a SYRIZA MP.
If anything happens to any hunger striker […]
On Monday morning, March 23rd, a solidarity intervention with the struggle of political prisoners on hunger strike took place at Aeolus FM radio station in the city of Mytilini. Counter-info material was aired, including a telephone conversation with the anarchist hunger striker Antonis Stamboulos – participant in the Network of Imprisoned Fighters (DAK) – prerecorded […]
Several solidarity gestures with the hunger strikers have taken place in the city of Xanthi (northern Greece):
– on 9/3 a banner was hung against type C maximum security prisons;
– on 13/3 the municipal radio station was symbolically occupied by comrades, who read a text on air, titled “Let’s Bring Down All Prisons”;
In the morning of March 24th, comrades occupied the ‘102.8 FM Sto Kokkino’ radio station at the SYRIZA’s party offices in the city of Kavala, in solidarity with imprisoned fighters on hunger strike. SYRIZA MP Alexandra Tsanaka made threats against the squatters, stating there’s no reason to occupy the premises, “because no hunger striker has […]
On March 23rd 2015, people in solidarity with political prisoners on hunger strike carried out an intervention at Acheloos TV station in the town of Agrinio. Twenty five comrades threw fliers outside the building, raised a banner inside the studio during a live broadcast of the show “At football stadiums”, and aired a solidarity […]
On March 23rd 2015, at daybreak, we sabotaged 30 ATMs in the city of Heraklion in a display of solidarity with political prisoners on hunger strike, who demand:
– the abolition of 2001 “antiterrorist” law, article 187 (“criminal organisation”),
– abolition of 2004 “antiterrorist” law, article 187A (“terrorist organisation”),
– abolition of the aggravating provision […]
On Friday morning, April 3rd, anarchist prisoner on hunger strike Antonis Stamboulos, participant in the Network of Imprisoned Fighters (DAK), was transferred to the hospital in Larissa, where physicians on duty denied his treatment because he refused to take in intravenous drips. Then the hunger striker was moved back to Larissa prison.
The same day, […]
On April 2nd, Revolutionary Struggle prisoner on hunger strike Nikos Maziotis was transferred from the type C maximum security prison of Domokos to the provincial hospital in Lamia due to further deterioration in his health condition. Recall that the comrade was seriously injured as recently as July 2014, after a shootout with his captors.
Statement by Kostas Gournas from the hospital in Lamia:
I am no longer able to cope with this demanding hunger strike because I have exhausted my physical abilities to do so, owing to chronic health problems. I consider today’s submission of the bill,* which initiates the fulfillment of some of our demands, to be the […]
Abolition of antiterrorist laws – DNA legislation – anti-hoodie law – type C prisons ~ Release of Savvas Xiros ~ Solidarity with the hunger strikers (since 2/3)
Your democracy reeks of fascism
Fire to the banks
On Saturday March 21st, the Assembly of Anarchists against the Special Conditions of Detention and the […]
Victory to the Struggle of the Imprisoned Hunger Strikers
Today, Thursday April 2nd, at about midday, we carried out a small action outside the faculty of ASOEE (Athens University of Economics and Business) in downtown Athens, as a minimum token of solidarity with the prisoners on hunger strike. We blocked traffic on both directions of […]
In the early morning hours of April 2nd, clinging to the hunger striking comrades in our thoughts, we attacked the 2nd Tax Office in the city of Heraklion (Crete), placing an incendiary device at the entrance of the building.
Comrades, we may be separated by miles, walls and all kinds of state dogs, but we […]