Yesterday we took action at TU Delft Bedrijvendagen against the cooperation of the university with the big arms companies Airbus and Thales.
The 23 year old Syrian refugee K. went from Germany to Greece to meet his younger brother who were supposed to come from Turkey by the end of November 2016. When he looked for him in Didimoticho, Greece, showing a photo of the 11-year old brother, he was arrested. 14 months later, K. is back in Greece after being pushed back to Turkey with 50 other migrants on the 30th of November 2016.
Demonstration against the cooperation between universities and weapons companies on February 20, 2018 in Delft, Netherlands. These companies profit from wars and the exploitation of migrants.
Leaflet found in the streets of Paris, December 2012, From non-fides.fr. Translated by act for freedom now/B.pd. In 2018 this leaflet is still up to date.
International call by Refugee Accommodation and Solidarity Space City Plaza (Warning Facebook Link) for the 17th March 2018 – European day against all anti-migration policies between states.
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Demonstration Sunday // 11.02.2018 // 14.00 // Leopoldplatz, Berlin (Wedding).
In Berlin, deportations happen all the time. Every night, the danger of police raids looms: people are taken out of their beds and forced on deportation planes. This takes place all around Berlin; in refugee accommodation centers in our neighbourhood; or in apartments around the corner. While most of Berlin sleeps, the German border system enacts its ruthless practice of expulsion with its horrible consequences such as extreme poverty, confinement, persecution, torture and death in those places that people obviously had a reason to leave.
Yesterday Hesam announced that he was transferred to the detention center (section B) inside the Moria refugee camp on Lesvos, Greece. He continued his hunger strike, that he started 18 days ago. Three days ago Hesam also stopped drinking.
We published many reports about the situation of refugees on Lesvos in the past weeks. Unfortunally we didn’t manage to come to Chios or one of the other Greek islands to report about the situation there. At the moment the people of Fotomovimiento are on Chios and we re-publish a report that they published on their Facebook page. Continue reading Fotomovimiento on #Chios
Following certain publishings by the President of the company that owns City Plaza, we would like to remind the following.
Image: Moria refugee camp on Lesvos, Greece on December 26, 2017.
Efsyn report about the situation in Patras, translated by the No Borders Network Facebook page. Increased injuries to refugees around the port of Patras have been observed lately, with solidarity talking about “incidents of violence that need to be investigated,” while the official version of the authorities of the port speaks of “self-harm”.
Image: Increased injuries to refugees around the port of Patras, Greece.
Around 160 detainees at Villawood in Sydney are continuing their hunger strike – now in its fourth day. (Thursday, 18 Jan), over the draconian restrictions to visiting.
Image: Villawood detention center in Sydney. Image by Insurrection News.