Athens. Greek territory. The first major repressive attack against Exarcheia by the far-right wing New Democracy Party began on the morning of August 26, as police arrested 143 people from four different anarchist and refugee squats. The following are English translations of statements by the German-language website The Hydra World and Devrimci Anarşist Faaliyet (Revolutionary Anarchist Action), an anarchist group, based in Turkey.Continue reading Greek State Begins Evictions of Anarchist and Refugee Squats in #Exarcheia
Istanbul: As Genç İşçi Derneği (Young Workers Associtation), we were in 2019 May Day protests in Bakırköy. We raise black and red pancard on which the sentence of Lorenzo; “Every storm starts with a single raindrop”. As a memory of anarchist comrade Lorenzo who had been murdered in Rojava, we use his sentence to raise the anger of the young workers.Continue reading #DAF: May Day 2019 in #Istanbul
As political repression continues to increase in Turkey amidst a widespread economic crisis, the current situation under the autocratic Erdogan regime has important implications for the current in Rojava as well as the ongoing Syrian conflict. We republish this interview with Turkey-based anarchist organization Devrimci Anarşist Faaliyet (DAF) [@DAFaaliyet] from October 2018 to give insight into the current situation. The interview was conducted by a member of the Workers Solidarity Movement (WSM) of Ireland.Continue reading Between Erdogan and #Rojava: Interview with Devrimci Anarşist Faaliyet (DAF) in Turkey
Istanbul, Turkish territory: Young Workers Association (GIDER) participated in the protests against the economic crisis. GIDER walked with a pancard written “You are Crisis, We are Liberation”.Continue reading #Istanbul: Young Workers Association’s in the streets Against Economic Crisis
As repression keeps mounting in Turkey amidst a generalised economic crisis, we had the chance of discussing with a member of Devrimci Anarşist Faaliyet (DAF), a Turkish anarchist organisation, the current situation under Ergogan and its implications in the ongoing Syrian conflict and the new balance of power which is being created out of this civil war. Their perspectives are of interest to militants everywhere in the Globe.
Statement by the Turkish anarchist group Devrimci Anarşist Faaliyet (DAF) on Newroz 2018, after jihadists destroyed the Kurdish Kawa statue in Afrin.
Statement about the Turkish military agression against Afrin (Rojava) by Devrimci Anarşist Faaliyet (Revolutionary Anarchist Action, DAF).
Solidarity statement by Devrimci Anarşist Faaliyet (DAF), anarchists from Turkey.
Revolutionary Anarchist Action (DAF) faces arrests, court cases, and state violence as they stand up to the dictatorial Turkish state. In a situation of an unending “state of emergency” and civil war, resistance is necessary, and our support is critical!