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!
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
Greece: On May 21 longtime activist Arash Hampay announced that his brother Amir received his second rejection. Images by Arash Hampay
Statement by hunger striker Arash Hampay, who’s brother was released from the Moria prison camp yesterday. Bahrooz Arash and Kozhin Hussein are still imprisoned. The hunger strike continues. The hunger strikers are calling on activists overseas to show their support by fasting for 24 hours and publishing their action on social media with hashtag #freedomstrikelesvos
Image: Arash Hampay during a medical check-up in the Mytilini Hospital His friends insisted that Arash went to the hospital because he started to vomit after drinking water. Image by Twitter account @AHampay
We are not exactly friends of petitions but today we make an exception. We learned to know Amir and Arash Hampay during our stay on Lesvos and both activists are suffering from the threat of the deportation of Amir Hampay for a long time now. Start solidarity actions and sign the petition.
Statement by Arash Hampay about the hunger strike of himself, his brother and 3 other imprisoned refugees in the Moria detention center at Lesvos, Greece.
Yesterday we reported that Amir Hampay was released from the Moria prison camp. Today we publish a statement by Arash Hampay, in which he wrote the hunger strike continues until Bahrooz Arash and Kozhin Hussein will be released from the Moria prison as well.
This morning many cops came into the Moria prison to search for people who’s asylum application was rejected. Dozens of people were arrested. The hunger strike of Arash Hampay, Kozhin Hussein and Bahrooz Arash continues.
Image: Cops during clashes in the Moria prison last week. Image by United Rescue Aid Facebook page. Continue reading #RefugeesGR: Large Scale Police Operation at #Moria – Hunger Strike Continues
Two statements by Arash Hampay about the 32nd day of his hungerstrike and the 33rd day of the hunger strike by Moria prisoners Kozhin Hussein and Bahrooz Arash.
Image by Arash Hampay Facebook profile