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#FreeSarahAndSean: Criminalisation of life-savers continues

Seán and Sarah have now been in custody for 14 days (today even 15 fays, EIE). They have been arrested because of their work with refugees on Lesvos.

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Bannerdrop in #Berlin: Smash Borders!

In the night of the 30th on the 31st of August a banner was hung up north of Mauerpark (the Berlin wall park) in the former border area at Schwedter Steg on Behmstrasse in Berlin. The banner reads “Smash Borders! – #Seebruecke“.

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SOS Mediterranee declaration on the departure of #Aquarius

The Aquarius is heading back to sea and we pledge to support her mission. We are #onboardAquarius.

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Italy Launches Criminal Investigation Against Rescuers

Official statement by investigated Iuventa Crew members.

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#Hamburg #Seebruecke: There’s no contra for sea rescue

Activists congregate spontaneously in front of the Hamburg editorial office of German news outlet “Zeit”.

+ Lifejackets were symbolically stored in the foyer 
+ In speeches, they demanded an end to the criminalization of civilian sea rescue.

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Fascist Italian minister of interior, #Salvini threatens to send refugees back to Libya during stand-off with #Malta

The Italian minister of interior Salvini from the fascist Lega party, keeps playing with the lives of refugees. During the night hours 450 refugees were crammed in a wooden boat in international waters. Although the refugees are rescued now, Salvini threatens to send them back to Libya.

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Reportback #Seebruecke: Thousands took the streets across Germany to protest against drownings, border closures & criminalization of life savers

After the first wave of protests against drownings at the Mediterranean sea, border closures & criminalization of life savers on July 7, another wave of protests took the streets across Germany last night. A report back from Cologne.

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Second wave of #Seebruecke protests against drownings, border closures and criminalization of life-savers

After the first wave of protests against drownings, border closures and criminalization of life-savers, there will be a second wave of protests in the coming days. The Seebruecke initiative is growing rapidly.

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#Seebruecke – Thousands Take the Streets Across Germany: Europe, Frontex and Police – Stop Killing Refugees!

Thousands of people took the streets across Germany to protest against mass drownings in the Mediterranean and the criminalization of life-savers. The next demonstration will be on July 13 in Cologne.

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