After 901 days of requests, petitions and protests, Amir Hampay is still on Lesvos. Amir’s case is exemplary for many people who are stuck on the Balkan route because of EU border policies.Continue reading Hunger strike for the #FreedomOfMovement in front of Greek parliament: #FreeAmirHampay!
Greece: On May 21 longtime activist Arash Hampay announced that his brother Amir received his second rejection. Images by Arash Hampay
Athens: Yesterday Greek police evicted the Clandestina refugee squat and the queer feminist Cyclopi squat. One week before cops evicted the Azadi and Babylon refugee squats. Yesterday afternoon refugees have build up a protest camp in front of Greek parliament at Syntagma square to protest against the evictions.Continue reading #RefugeesGR #Athens: Protest camp in front of Greek parliament after 4 evictions in 8 days
Press release March 09, 2019 ++ Situation on the Balkan route worsens more and more +++ Cars of Hope shifts focus to fugitives in Greece +++ Hunger strike in Athens ended +++Continue reading Cars of Hope collective: Situation on the Balkan route is getting worse
Yesterday, Arash Hampay published a statement that he will join the hunger strike on Lesvos today.
Image: Arash Hampay. Image by Arash Hampay Facebook profile. Continue reading Arash Hampay Will Join #RefugeesGR Hunger Strike on #Lesvos
As we reported imprisoned refugees Bahrooz Arash and Kozhin Hussein stopped their hunger strike a few days ago. But Arash Hampay continued his hunger strike. Today we publish another statement on day 38 of his hunger strike.
Image by Twitter account @sol2refugees.
Athens, Exarchia: Just one week after the eviction of the Azadi and Babylon refugee squats, cops evicted two more squats today. A first short report. Updated with a first statement of one of the arrested refugees.Continue reading #RefugeesGR #Athens: #Clandestina and Cyclopi squats evicted – Update
Athens: After the eviction of 4 squats in Exarchia, Athens, refugees started a protest camp on Thursday. The first squats that were evicted were Azadi and Babylon, 8 days later Clandestina and Cyclopi were evicted. Today the protest against the evictions at Syntagma ended, some of the refugees where brought to the Elleonas camp, but others are still homeless.Continue reading #RefugeesGR have ended protests at Syntagma square in #Athens
Today we publish another statement by hunger striker Arash Hampay. Its a statement about the protests in front of the Moria protest camp on Saturday. Today is day 40 of his hungerstrike. The statement is from day 39 of his hunger strike.
Image: Protests in front of the Moria prison camp at Lesvos, Greece. Image by Arash Hampay Facebook page.
After 35 days Bahrooz Arash and Kozhin Hussein ended their hunger strike. But the struggle for their freedom is far from over; Arash Hampay continued his hunger strike.
Image by Arash Hampay Facebook profile