Saturday, 31 August 2019: Two to three thousand people (according to different estimates) marched down the neighbourhood of Exarcheia in central Athens, following a massive police raid against 4 squats (mainly housing refugees) on Monday 26 August and the consequent arrest of 143 migrants and 3 others. Following the police raid, the neighbourhood of Exarchia has been turned into a “militarized” zone with constant riot police attacks against people in the area and social centers.Continue reading Thousands take the streets against the attack against #Exarcheia by the Greek state
“No Justice, No Peace” was the absolute essence of the protest -that few hours later turned into a fierce riot- on Wednesday 31 July 2019 at Exarchia in Athens, following the news on the previous day that E. Korkoneas, the policeman who shot and murdered 15 years old Alexis Grigoropoulos in Athens, Greece on 6 December 2008, was released out of prison after 10 years.Continue reading Protest turns to riot against the release of the murdering cop of 15 years old #AlexisGrigoropoulos
Athens, Greek territory: In the afternoon of May 21st 2019, anarchists of “Rouvikonas” collective “invaded” the grounds of the greek parliament (the most “secured” building in Greece) in the center of Athens.Continue reading Video: #Rouvikonas attacked greek parliament in solidarity to hunger striker D. Koufodinas
Giant graffiti in Athens, Greece dedicated to Lorenzo Orsetti, the anarchist fighter that gave his life fighting ISIS. On Sunday May 5, 2019, Lorenzo Orsetti, the anarchist internationalist fighter that gave his life fighting the darkness of ISIS (aka. Islamic State, Daesh, IS) in Syria left the land of Rojava with military honors to be laid to rest in Italy.Continue reading Video: Giant graffiti in #Athens, #Greece dedicated to #LorenzoOrsetti
Probably the sole video in existence documenting the events in Heraklion in Crete, that followed on the same night the news that Alexis Grigoropoulos, a 15 years old kid, was murdered in cold blood by a cop in the Exarchia district in Athens, Greece, on Saturday December 6, 2008 just a few minutes after 9 pm. We republish this video report as part of our 10 years after police murder on Alexis series.