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Athens Greece Statement of comrade Nina Karakatsani’s conserning the trial (of fist xalandri case ) in July 2012

November 11, 2011


First Fire Cells Conspiracy trial ends with severe sentences 19 07 2011 athens…. On September 25, 2009, a warrant was issued for Karakatsani’s arrest on charges of belonging to the Fire Cells Conspiracy, and she was ultimately arrested on April 22, 2011. She denies being a member of the Fire Cells Conspiracy, but was nevertheless tried […]

Greece-Two Iranian immigrants dead and eight wounded during police chase

October 19, 2011


36,000  immigrants arrested in Evros this year Two Iranian immigrants dead and eight wounded, was the result of a police chase that took place on Tuesday dawn at Egnatia highway. Police set up two roadblocks on the Egnatia highway. The car with the sans-papiers immigrants escaped the first police roadblock but shortly after the car overturned. […]

Athens: Prisoners’ mutiny in Koridallos men’s prisons in solidarity with two members of the R.O. CCF

September 13, 2011


Athens: Prisoners’ mutiny in Koridallos men’s prisons in solidarity with two members of the R.O. CCF On Tuesday, September 13th, 275 inmates in the 1st wing of Koridallos men’s prisons refused to enter the prison cells in solidarity with two imprisoned members of the anarchist revolutionary organization Conspiracy of Cells of Fire, namely Gerasimos Tsakalos […]

VASSILIS XIROS RELEASED member of the movement and the group belonging 17th of November group (greece)

July 21, 2011


VASSILIS XIROS RELEASED member of the movement and  the group belonging 17th of November group (greece) Vassilis Xiros was finally released from the Farm-country prisons of Halkidiki. An expected decision. FREEDOM TO SAVVAS XIROS AND IMMEDIATE CARE TO HIS HEALTH FREEDOM TO ALL THOSE IN PRISON CELLS LETS LEAVE NO ONE ALONE IN THE HANDS OF THE […]

At the 1st block of Korydallos’ prisons we mutiny, refusing to enter in the cells at noon.(greece)

July 13, 2011


On 28 and 29/6 a 48hour general strike, manifestations and an attempt to blockade the parliament are realized against the voting of a new predatory law. Hundreds of women and men prisoners in Greek democracy’s towers of exile we express our solidarity by different ways with this movement and our solidarity between us, as we […]

We are all potential prisoners(greece)

July 7, 2011


2001: 8.343 prisoners in the Greek prisons  2011: 11.674 prisoners  6 new prisons in the last 5 years.  At least 11.674 fellowmen and women are kept in the prisons of this country while more than 5.000 are obliged to survive in the holding cells, without a right to go to the yard, toilet or sufficient […]


May 14, 2011


Hassan, a 9 year old from Afghanistan: My mummy, my small brother and me were going home this afternoon. We had to cross Omonia square. I am very afraid. We had to run a lot because we were chased in Omonia. All my friends were chased and beaten – also their mums and dads. One […]

Updates from Athens – During the last few hours, Neonazis have attempted to carry out anti-migrant pogroms in central Athens.

May 12, 2011


Updates from Athens 12/4 | Updates from Athens 19:00 (GMT+2) During the last few hours, Neonazis have attempted to carry out anti-migrant pogroms in central Athens. Clashes between Anti-fascists and migrants, on the one side, and fascists and riot police on the other side take place in the centre  of the city while the […]

Letter from the Anastasiadis brothers (imprisoned for the nadir case)(thessaloniki-greece)

April 14, 2011


Letter from the Anastasiadis brothers (imprisoned for the nadir case)(thessaloniki-greece)  Imprisoned in the juvenile prisons for roughly 4 months since our arrest we would like to refer to personal experiences and our experiences inside the walls. Beginning from the unwanted and enforced restriction of our actions and the cutting off from comrades that with time […]

>Torture in Korinthos jail – Letters from Prisoners" (south-Greece)

January 11, 2011


> “Over the past week situations of extremely fascistic behaviour have taken place in the “dukedom” of Korinthos’ jails. We use the word Dukedom, because chairmen, sergeants, step-sergeants, employees are nearly all residents in the Corinthian area, some of them with the same surname, who obviously consider the jail their “privately-owned family manor”. On 3rd January […]


December 13, 2010


> FIRE TO ALL PRISONS A society that punishes/the condition of incarceration/the prison of the mind/the prison as punishment/the rage of the damned will sound on the ruins of prisons/those denying obedience and misery of our era even within its hellholes/will dance together on the ruins of every last prison/with the flame of rebellion avenging […]

>Prisoners across Greece in a new wave of struggle

December 3, 2010


> Echoing the large mobilisations of November 2008, when prisoners went on meal abstaining/ hunger strikes across the country, a fresh wave of mobilisations in the Greek prisons has just begun.Translation of the prisoners’ demands and call for solidaritySince Monday 29th November the prisoners in Greek jails have begun an abstention from meals, which is […]

>Let the slow death of Savas Ksiros stop from Action for Liberty

December 2, 2010


> PRESS RELEASE Let the slow death of Savas Ksiros stop Let the appeal for ceasing his penalty be accepted so that he may be treated in hospital                                                 Athens, 30th November 2010 Savas Ksiros has appealed to the Magistrate’s Court of Piraeus asking for the cessation of his penalty, so that he may be […]

>Prosecutors ALERT has been asked by kastanidis(minister of justice in Greece)

November 29, 2010


>The minister of justice during his brief salute to the 26th annual meeting of the assosiation of judges and prosecutors, ( the real criminal terrorist union) asked the prosecutors to be on HIGH ALERT in the next hours , without to giving reason for his decision. However according to information as of tomorow(today)29 November will […]


November 22, 2010


> WHOEVER DOES NOT ARM HIS DENIALS, DIES IN HIS CONTRACTSOn 01/11/2010, after we have already delivered two incendiary packages to Suisse Mail on Astidamantos street and to ACS on spirou merkouri street, in Pangrati, send to the Mexican embassy in Athens and the address of Eurojust in the Hague, we are surrounded by police […]

>Solidarity to Panagiotis Giannou

November 20, 2010


> Comrade P.Giannou has been imprisoned in korridalos prisons since the 17th of November. On the 7th of October after a chase for about a kilometre he was stopped with his motorbike and taken to Bournazi police station in peristeri area in Athens where after searching him they found a small incendiary device in his […]

>New letter from Panayiotis Masouras

October 25, 2010


> New letter from Panayiotis Masouras 24 10 2010 From Presxs A La Kalle! (September/October 2010):On August 31, the final appeal hearing for comrades Panayiotis “Takis” Masouras and Harilaos “Haris” Hatzimichelakis was held in Athens. Their lawyers’ request that our comrades be released on probation was unanimously rejected. About 50 people gathered in front of […]

>Korkoneas receives life sentence plus 15 months; Saraliotis receives 10 years and asks for suspension to his sentence

October 11, 2010


> History has, time and time again, shown us that people suffer from lack of memory. History repeats its self tragically and I am sure that history it self is sick of repeating. We stand by incapable of relieving it of its martyrdom . Now more than ever, we must lift it from its miserable […]


September 20, 2010


>16th september  The prisoners denied to go back to their cells until their demands were met. They ask for the abolishment of the undignified and humiliating searches that happen everyday in their personal space that sometimes lead to the same people being searched 3-4 times a week after the first ones found nothing. The insufficient […]

>The criminalization of poverty and the resistance in the case of the Tsouvalaki brothers.

September 8, 2010


> .ExternalClass p { margin-bottom: 0.21cm; } Tuesday 1st of September 2010. For the theft of two laptops and a few mobile phone batteries of small value, from shops of a large company, “repeated thefts, occupation thieve and by habit”, the court of appeals of athens gave a sentence of 6 years to Nikolaos Tsouvalakis, […]

>The third world prisons of Korridalos Athens

September 6, 2010


> Garbage everywhere, unbearable stink, conditions of asphyxiation and abandonment transform the cells into warehouses for souls. Prisoners sleep on the floor, patients… travel so a doctor can see them, toilets without doors or light… The living and medical conditions in the country’s prisons remain third world and inhuman. The photos are revealing images of […]

>small news from greek media…

September 5, 2010


>Armed raidsA lone armed robber made off with around 8,000 euros after holding up a branch of Piraeus Bank in the town of Sparta in the Peloponnese yesterday morning. Later in the day, unidentified burglars broke into a house in the small town of Eleousa in the northwestern prefecture of Ioannina and stole a safe […]

>About Vangelis Pallis.

September 1, 2010


>After Friday, when Vangelis Pallis was found in his cell in TRIKALA jail, with his neck cut from a piece of glass, he is still hospitalized, unable to communicate yet.On Sunday, in Grevena jail, a riot started because Sophocles Nigdelis was self-injured in an action of solidarity to Vaggelis Palis, as they used to be […]

>Sofoklis Nigdelis, roommate of Vaggelis Pallis for many years, answers to the monstrosity of the regimes information from the greek prison.

August 30, 2010


>Sofoklis Nigdelis, roommate of Vaggelis Pallis for many years, answers to the monstrosity of the regimes information The situation of the great fighter Vaggelis Pallis remains crucial but steady.As for the slaves of the system that have as a profession journalism, I have a message for some of them: Fascists and servants of the rotten […]


August 29, 2010


> The injury of another prisoner in Grevena prisons has caused riot today. Prisoners burnt their mattresses demanding better living conditions, more leave days etc. The conditions in most of democracy s hell holes are inhuman. FIRE TO THE PRISONS Vangelis Pallis (49 years old), aka ‘Apache’, seriously injured inside Trikala’s jail Saturday, August 28, 2010 […]

>Vangelis Pallis (49 years old), aka ‘Apache’, seriously injured inside Trikala’s jail Saturday, August 28, 2010

August 28, 2010


> greece 28 Αυγούστου 2010 This morning, at 9 o’ clock, Vangelis Pallis was found in his cell seriously injured in the neck by a piece of glass. The headquarters of the jail said that he did it by himself. The advocate ordered his cell to be sealed for further investigation. Vangelis Pallis is now […]


August 25, 2010


> “We believe that the authorization will not even work positively for the reintegration of the prisoner because of the large balance of the sentence (!) It is an unacceptable decision of the carbon-who continue to issue the judicial council that the prominent reason has been the Deputy Prosecutors, in series to dismiss the claims […]

>Prisons in Greece. Stories of shame and horror.

August 2, 2010


>1 of august 2010 After good morning, take of your underwear, sit down, turn around, bend, cough, the ultimate humiliation. Prisoner D. Proestos describes how they search for the smuggling of drugs into Greek prisons. Shame and horror …He first went to prison in 1984, came out in 1994 and returned in 1995, where he […]