Exarcheia, Summer 2018. The touristization of the neighborhood is a reality. While thousands of locals and immigrants live in miserable conditions on the street, the empty houses of the area are filled with tourists via airbnb.
The Court has imposed a life sentence plus 25 years on comrade Pola Roupa, adopting the positions of prosecutor Drako in his speech.
In the past 2 months we focussed on the Bosnian/Croatian border, on July 19 two people of the Enough is Enough team will travel to Bosnia again with members of the Cars of Hope collective. On the Greek islands the situation is also getting worse and worse. The self-organized Pipka camp is under threat of eviction.
After every nationalist gathering in Greece, there are orchestrated violent attacks against squats, migrant residences etc. Yesterday fascists in helmets attacked a free social school in Thessaloniki after another nationalist demo. Those inside defended themselves and the building.
While people continue to suffer in the so-called EU hotspot Moria camp on Lesvos, the North Aegean regional governor announced the closure of the solidarity project Pikpa camp. A statement by Lesvos solidarity Pipka.
Statement by musaferat about the Free the Moria 35 campaign.
Our comrades from Antiauthoritarian Movement are co-organizing together with the initiative Mesochora-Acheloos SOS from the 20-22 July a political camping in Mesochora. Since years local citizens together with activist from other cities in Greece are resisting against an infrastructure project, the diversion of the river Achelooos.
In the months since our (Legal Centre Lebos) last update on rights violations and resistance in Lesvos, our advocacy and campaigning resources were almost exclusively focused on the two trials for the Moria 35 and Moria 10 that took place in Chios in late April and early May 2018.
Statement of Kurdish people who left Moria and that are threatened by Greek authorities with deportation when they don’t return to the inhuman Moria camp.
Greece: The following letter in solidarity was written by the Prisoner Struggle Committee in support of D.Koufontinas, who went on hunger strike on Wednesday, May 30th. Two solidarity marches have been announced in Athens so far, one on Wednesday and one on Saturday.