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#SeaWatch3 Disembarks 65 Survivors in #Lampedusa – Italian authorities seizes rescue vessel

Last night (May 19) at 8:30 PM local time, the remaining 47 of 65 rescued people onboard the Sea-Watch 3 were disembarked safely, and in close cooperation with the Italian Coast Guard, on the island of Lampedusa. This fourth disembarkation of rescued people by a civil rescue ship in Italy this year proves once more that the talk of closed ports is just that: talk. However, Sea-Watch 3 has officially been taken into “probationary confiscation”.

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Video footage about pushbacks on #EU external Border from #Croatia to #Bosnia

Video footage published on May 15 by journalists from the Swiss media outlet SRF shows Croatian authorities engaged in the process of a collective expulsion. This video further increases the burden of proof against Croatian authorities who continue to deny their involvement in these illegal actions. This footage compliments previous video footage published in December by Border Violence Monitoring (BVM)demonstrating 54 collective expulsions, so-called push-backs, along the Croatian-Bosnian border.

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#Athens: Cops violently arrested migrants a few meters away from #Syriza election event

Athens, Greek territory: On May 16 cops were beatung up ad arresting migrants a few meters away of a Syriza election campaign event at Victoria square.

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#Rennes, #France: Incendiary revolt at the Saint-Jacques-de-la-Lande detention centre during deportation of a migrant

France, May 10, 2019: After a migrant was deported from the migrant dentention center in Saint-Jacques-de-la-Lande (Ille-et-Vilaine), France, other migrants revolted, burning mattreeses and climbing on the roof.

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#Lesvos: 110 #RefugeesGR protestors acquitted of criminal charges, but criminalization of protest continues

We publish 2 statements by Legal Centre Lesvos about and HIAS Greece about the trial against refugees who protested on Lesvos island (Greek territory).

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#RefugeesGR #Lesvos: One year on from far-right attacks

Mytilene, Lesvos (Greece): Today is one year since migrants protesting in Sappho square were attacked by a far-right mob. Roughly 200 fascists attacked refugees and migrants, as well as those standing in solidarity with them, with projectiles.

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#Amsterdam Demonstration: Don’t let refugees drown

Call for a demonstration in Amsterdam: Don’t let refugees drown. Sunday April 21, 2019, 14:00 (02:00pm), Dam square, Amsterdam.

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#RefugeesGR Greek territory: The “Caravan of Hope” is over

Greek territory: After two days, the Caravan of Hope is over. Most of the people who had gathered in the area of Diavata have returned to their accommodation, or are doing so right now.

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#NoBorders Greek territory: Police violence against protesting refugees in #Diavata

Thousands of migrants and refugees gather and demand freedom of movement in Diavita , northern Greece near the city of Thessaloniki and in Larissa train station in Athens. Greek police attacked the protesters.

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