Athens–Michalis O is Released from prison.

Posted on October 31, 2011


Michalis O is Released from prison. 
Comrade Michalis is now free, after his release application was accepted. He was arrested on September 5th in Exarchia after riotcop attacks.
He has been in Avlona prisons since the 8th of September.


On the night of Sep. 5 and early morning Sep. 6, clashes took place in Exarcheia. A few minutes before midnight, riot police units stationed in Ippokratous st. were attacked with molotov cocktails and stones. A couple of hours later, another attack with stones and molotov cocktails to the units guarding the ministry of culture in Bouboulinas st. took place. Then police attempted a counter offence which was halted with a second wave of stones. Then police units attacked to everyone who happened to be in Exarcheia Sq. in the streets and the shops around, more people in Valtetsiou St. defended themselves and kept the cops back. There is a young man who was injured by the cops and has been arrested.

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