Statement and call for a demo by the Libertatia Collective for Libertarian Communism.
After a group of fascists had splitt off from a mass rally of nationalists and fascists, they attacked the squatted Libertatia social center in Thessaloniki, Greece.
Image: The Libertatia squat in Thessaloniki was burned down by fascists earlier today. Image by Athens Indymedia
Last summer the Squat Orfanotrofio in Thessaloniki was evicted and demolished by the Greek government. One commerade faces repressions now for the squating alone, standing at court for all of us, on the trial on the 31.05.2017. We call for solidarity.
The trial against the arrested at the eviction of the squatted house Albatros on April 5th 2017 that was supposed to happen last Thursday 4th of May was postponed again to December 15th 2017.
Image: Riot cops during the eviction of the Albatross squat in Thessaloniki, Greece on the 5th of April, 2017. Continue reading #Thessaloniki: Trial Against #Albatros #SquatsGR Eviction Arrestees Postponed
In the morning of Wednesday the 5th of April, the police, led by an OPKE unit, evicted a house in Ano Poli, Thessaloniki. Under the threat of fire-weapons, 13 people were arrested and brought to the police station in Monastiriou.
Activists in Thessaloniki who have been resisting a controversial gold mine in their country took some time away from the struggle to show support for Standing Rock resistors who are currently facing heavy fines and trumped up felony charges.
About 20 fascists gathered at the White Tower in Thessaloniki, Greece earlier today. Antifa activists and riot cops who were protecting the fascists clashed. In the afternoon fascists have planned another fascist march in Thessaloniki. In Keratea fascists had cancel their march and had to gather in a cafe after antifa activists intervened.
Image: Clashes between antifa activists and riot cops earlier today.
Cars of Hope is a group from Wuppertal, Germany that works with refugees along the so called “Balkan route”. After more borders were closed in Europe, and the implementation of the EU/Turkey deal, a lot of things have changed. An interview with Cars of Hope activist René Schuijlenburg.
About 30 fascists of the so called “Patriotic Union”protested against 9 refugee children at an elementary school in Oreokastro, a suburb of Thessalonki, Greece. Riot cops protected the fascists against counter protesters but in at least one case the cops were not successful. On Friday fascists of the same group blocked the school entrance, as they chained themselves at the gate of th.
Image: Fascists scaring the shit out of refugee children at an elementary school in Oreokastro earlier today.
On Thursday 8th of February, Mahmoud A. was brought for his interrogation with the prosecutor in Kilkis in Northern Greece. He is accused of having organized a demonstration in the refugee camp Idomeni at the Greek-Macedonian Border on 10th of April last year. The prosecutor is trying to hold him accountable for the events of this day, where the Macedonian Military and Greek border police was attacking the protesting refugees and migrants with tear-gas, rubber bullets and stun grenades. He is therefore accused of having spread a leaflet that is calling for the action, suborning people to illegally passing the borders and being a threat for national security.