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#Hambacher Forest; As the Hambi 4 Approach a Month in Jail, Solidarity and Support Needed

As Hambi Comrades have now been thrown into a jail for going on a month, not just in record numbers and for charges such as not identifying themselves and obstructing police for which all before were release pending trial.

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Solidarity for #Hambacher Forest and #Hambi4 from #Zad

This weekend a large scale celebration and mobilization took place in Zad.  Several Thousands formed two marches, one through Zad and the second one through the surrounding villages, both of which joined in the center of Zad.

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#Hambacher Forest: Update about the #Hambi4 Prisoners

After the release of 5 people, the Hambi 9 are now Hambi 4. But it looks like the German state will keep the Hambi 4 people much longer. An update.

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#Hambacher Forest: Now all the More! – Call for Germany-Wide Day of Action on Feb. 3th

On January 22, the police tried in vain to clear the occupied barricades in the forest with an expensive action. Even the attempt to present the “violent ecoterrorists” to the present regional deputies of the SPD and AfD failed. For our resistance is colorful, courageous and broader than ever. Nevertheless, now 9 climate activists are in custody. They are accused of resistance to law enforcement officers. For opposing their bodies to the evacuation machines. For having decided to peacefully but firmly demonstrate against lignite mining and for a climate-friendly world. Never before in the history of this forest occupation, so many activists were imprisoned at the same time.

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Reportback: The Barricade Evictions in #Hambacher Forest

A reportback by an activist in the Hambacher Forest of the barricade evictions on January 22.

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#Hambacher Forest: Nine Activists Still in Pre-Trial Detention After Police Operation

Nine activists from the Hambach Forest occupation are in pre-trial detention, accused of obstructing the work of police officers. They were arrested during the barricade evictions on January 22.

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#Hambacher Forest: Massive Police Operation During Visit of Fascist AFD Politicians

Hundreds of cops took part in a police operation to protect politicians of the fascist AFD party, the social-democratic SPD and the Green party in Hambacher forest in Germany earlier today. At least 15 persons were detained.

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Image: Riot cops in Hambacher Forest earlier today. Image by Twitter account @HambiBleibt

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More Than 400 People Walked in #Hambacher Forest Today.

Today’s walk in the Forest has attracted over 400 people reflecting a wave of popular support sweeping not just the region but all of Germany and from around the world. This is happening at the time when the rulling parties are no loger able or willing to hold an argument on exiting from coal and its effects on the climate but istead have become an extension of RWE special interests and are trying to redirect attention and justify large police actions to destroy the last of Hambi by talk of extremism and violence.

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Spontaneous Demos Against Police Violence and to Commorate #AlexisGrigoropoulos in #Germany #NoG20

A small but determined spontaneous demo marched through Neumünster, Germany last night to commemorate Alexis Grigoropoulis and to protest against police violence. There were also actions and demonstrations in other German cities like Wuppertal and Berlin.

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#Hambacher Forest: Resistance Continues – Court Order Forces #RWE to Stop Uprooting

Germany: After energy giant RWE started uprooting Hambacher forest yesterday with the assistance of riot cops, the company continued with their enviremental destruction this morning. Activists resisted again. In the afternoon a court ordered a temporary stop of cutting the 300 year old trees in the forest. According to a spokesperson of the court this temporary stop could be for weeks or even months, which gives activists time to organize and mobilize.

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Image: Cops securing an area where RWE is about to start to digging coal. Image by Twitter account @Oaktown1312

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#RWE Started Uprooting #Hambacher Forest With the Help of Police Violence – Support Needed!

As expected energy giant RWE started with uprooting the next section of the Hambacher forest today. Riot cops secured the arean shoving people from a hill and using pepper spray. The activists in the Hambacher forest (near Cologne, Germany) continue to resist and are calling for support and ask people to come to the forest.

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Image: RWE energy giant started uprooting Hambacher forest today, but activists continue to resist. Image by Twitter account @HambiBleibt

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Urgent Call for Support from #Germany’s #Hambacher Forest: Massive Police Action Imminent!

The courtcase which gave the Hambach Forest a little more time to prepare for cutting season is lost. RWE started today with clearing bushes to prepare for total cutting. The preparations for an massive police action are obvious.

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