Over two hundred detainees at two detention centres, Villawood in Sydney and Maribyrnong in Melbourne, have declared a hunger strike in protest at visiting restrictions recently announced by Border Force. The detainees have been on hunger strike for more than 24 hours, since the morning of Monday 15 January.
Image: Villawood detention center in Sydney. Image by Insurrection News.
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Letter in solidarity with the hunger strikers Pola Roupa and Nikos Maziotis by the women prisoners in Korydallos Prison 13th of November 2017.
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The Lonko Alfredo Tralcal Coche and the siblings Benito, Ariel and Pablo Trangol Galindo, have been on a hunger strike for 107 days after starting their protest against irregular detention and after completing more than a year in remand prison without conclusive evidence against them, under the so-called “Anti-Terror Law”, which includes the use of faceless witnesses. They are accused of an incendiary attack against an evangelical temple in the town of Padre Las Casas, of which they declare themselves innocent. It should be noted that one of them, Ariel Trangol, professes the evangelical religion.
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Statement by Arash Hampay about the release of Bahrooz Arash and Kozhin Hussein. Arash ended his hungerstrike. With the release of his brother Amit Hampay last week, todays release of Bahrooz Arash and Kozhin Hussein all demands of the hunger striker were fulfilled. A happy end after 40 days of protest.
Image by Arash Hampay Facebook page.
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Today is day 41 of Arash Hampay’s hunger strike. We publish a statement he wrote on day 40 of his hunger strike.
Image by Arash Hampay Facebook page.
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Today we publish another statement by hunger striker Arash Hampay. Its a statement about the protests in front of the Moria protest camp on Saturday. Today is day 40 of his hungerstrike. The statement is from day 39 of his hunger strike.
Image: Protests in front of the Moria prison camp at Lesvos, Greece. Image by Arash Hampay Facebook page.
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As we reported imprisoned refugees Bahrooz Arash and Kozhin Hussein stopped their hunger strike a few days ago. But Arash Hampay continued his hunger strike. Today we publish another statement on day 38 of his hunger strike.
Image by Twitter account @sol2refugees.
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Statement by Arash Hampay about day 35 of the refugee hunger strike at Lesvos. The hunger strikers are now in critical condition. Arash calls for solidarity actions.
Image by Kini Von Teesdale Arash Hampay Facebook profile
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Statement by Arash Hampay from July 31, 2017. He is calling for solidarity across Europe. Hunger striker Behrooz Arash is in a bad condition. Arash Hampay writes: “Behrooz Arash is dying”.
Image of Behrooz Arash. Image by Arash Hampay Facebook profile
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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
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