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18 years after the #G8 Revolt in #Genoa: Anarchist Vincenzo arrested in #France

Anarchist Vincenzo Vecchi was arrested on Thursday, August 8, 2019 in France. He was wanted for the G8 revolt in Genoa in 2001.

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Italian territory: Updates about the situation of Divine

On July 19th, 2019, at the end of the hearing at the CPR [prison for migrants and people without documents] of Bari, the judge didn’t validate the request for detention at the Bari lager, the reasons for the detention were not deemed sufficient.  Once left the worst migrant prison in Italy, the procedure following the suspension of the expulsion issued by the European Court of Human Rights went ahead, the Ministry of the Interior handed over the memoirs to justify the expulsion and the defense of Divine by August 19th will deliver its motivations to Strasbourg.

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#Chiapas, #Mexico: Hunger Striking Indigenous Prisoners Begin a New Stage of Struggle

Hunger striking Indigenous prisoners in Chiapas have begun a new stage of struggle, transitioning to daily fasts in order to continue their struggle in the face of extreme health deterioration due to the strike.

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Urgent: Anarchist political prisoner Xinachtli in danger of heatstroke

Xinachtli is a revolutionary Chicano anarchist political prisoner, jailhouse lawyer, and member of the Certain Days collective, who is held in the Texas prison system as a result of disarming a police officer who was threatening his life. He is currently in severe medical danger. As a 67-year-old man who takes several medications for hypertension and also has Hepatitis C, he has serious medical needs and is sensitive to the heat. Staff at the Polunsky Unit, where he is currently held, are refusing to give him access to a fan, or even to use his own funds to purchase one, even though Xinachtli warns that he is on the verge of heatstroke. In addition, he has not yet been given all his property, including legal papers, after a recent medical transfer from the Allred Unit. UPDATE July 24: As a follow-up on this, TDCJ have now issued a statement saying that Xinachtli has now been given access to a fan, so it looks like no further action is needed on this for now.

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#Oaxaca, #Mexico: #June11th Statement From Indigenous Anarchist Political Prisoner #MiguelPeralta

Mexican territory: Statement by Indigenous anarchist political prisoner Miguel Peralta to mark June 11th: International Day of Solidarity With Long Term Anarchist Prisoners. Miguel is currently appealing his 50-year sentence in the Third Criminal Chamber of the Supreme Court of the State of Oaxaca, Mexico.

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#Wallmapu, #Chile: Communique from #Mapuche Political Prisoners in Angol

This communiqué comes from the Mapuche political prisoners being held in the prison in Angol, Chile. The communiqué pays homage to the assassinated Mapuches, Luis Marileo and Patricio Gonzalez, and to the historical trajectory of the Mapuche people in their struggle for territorial recuperation.

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Hunger strike at L’Aquila: Solidarity with Silvia and Anna / Court date 14th of June

Italian territory: From May 29, two anarchists held in the section of High Security 2 of L’Aquila Prison chose to rebel against the conditions in which the Italian state keeps them by initiating a struggle through the hunger strike for their transfer and the closure of the section to which they were directed since last April.

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Greek Anarchist Prisoner Giannis Michailidis Escapes from Prison

Greek territory: Greek anarchist prisoner Giannis Michalidis escaped from prison in Tyrintha on June 7th.

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Fire Ant Journal #June11: Anarchist Prisoner Voices

June 11 is the international day of solidarity with anarchist prisoners. Anarchist radio station The Final Straw produced a June 11 special: Anarchist Prisoner Voices.

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