One year after the beginning of last year’s hunger strike, Dimitris Koufontinas gave the first interview since those days to ‘The Press Project’. We publish here a translation. From our point of view, the interview marks the similarities, but also the differences between the current that Dimitris represents and those to which we feel connected, or not, as in the case of the Shining Path from Peru. However, our hearts will always be with those who are imprisoned in the dungeons of our mortal enemies. Sunzi Bingfa.Continue reading “After 65 days on hunger strike, I was, as they said, a bag full of bones” [Dimitris Koufontinas, Greece]
Greece. Lamia. March 5. 2021. Physicians of the Lamia hospital announced that the kidneys of hunger striker Dimtris Kounfontinas stopped working. Koufontinas is on hunger strike for 57 days now.Continue reading They threaten with hydration, against the will of Dimitris Koufontinas
Greece. March 4. After 56 days of hunger strike and 10 days of thirst strike it is a matter of days, maybe hours that Dimitris Koufontina might die. However, after the court failed to grant a request by his lawyers for a temporary suspension of his sentence, Dimitris told his family when they visited him in the hospital after the court decision that he will continue his hunger and thirst strike.Continue reading Dimitris Koufontinas: “I will continue”
Volos. Greece. The family of Vassilis Mangos released a statement today. Vassilis passed away on Monday.
Image above: Todays funeral of Vassilis Mangos in Volos, Greece.Continue reading Statement by the family of Vassilis Mangos: “In Memory of our child”
Lesvos. Greece. A few days before last Saturday’s arson attack against One Happy Family on Lesvos, volunteers who work for the NGO that support refugees on the Aegean island were attacked in their car. What follows is a video report of the attack.Continue reading Video report of a fascist attack against volunteers of One Happy Family on #Lesvos