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Belgium: International call out for solidarity

received 2 /8 /18 Action weekend 23-24-25 Feb against the new squatting ban in Belgium!In the summer of 2017 a new law was voted in Belgium to make squatting illegal. In autumn the law came into action. We would like to call out for an international weekend in solidarity against the new law. Because […]

Athens: Info-discussion with a comrade from Belgium (March 20th)

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Leuven, Belgium: Solidarity with the accused in Aachen

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In Leuven, Belgium, in the cold night of January 17th, 50 parking meters were covered in paint and the locks of multiple banks were glued. On one of the banks (and in other places of the city) the text was sprayed: “Solidarity with the accused in Aachen! (A)”.

A small deed of resistance.. to show that the accused are not alone.

Against the banks and their world!

in Dutch, […]

Belgian prisons in revolt, the State sends the army inside

Uprising in the prison of Merksplas, Antwerp

A small chronology of the riots spreading the Belgian prisons, where guards are on strike for more than two weeks now…

On Monday 25th of April, the prison guards of all prisons in the French speaking parts of Belgium went on strike, in total 21 prisons. The prisoners […]

June 11, 2016: Against Maximum Security Prisons – Against Every Prison

PDF versions versions of the call-out: for reading | imposed

June 11th 2016: International Day of Action

For June 11th, 2015, we emphasized transition in the struggle and in the lives of the prisoners we support. This year we’re focusing on a different kind of transition: the restructuring of the prison […]

Brussels: Car fires at Saint-Gilles prison

Wednesday evening, 30/03/2016. At the foot of the Saint-Gilles prison wall [in Brussels], two cars were set on fire: a large car of an MEP and one luxury car of an OTAN employee.

Against the militarisation of Brussels, for freedom. Solidarity with the anarchists Mónica and Francisco.

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Brussels: Call-out for solidarity with four people charged over the destruction of the maxi-prison model

In its mad race for profits, capitalism throws more and more people into precariousness and makes our environment increasingly unliveable. Faced with scolding anger and misery sown into anything that goes, the state invests in maintaining order and builds new prisons.

At a time when the people are constrained to tighten their belts, the government finds […]

Belgium: Solidarity gathering in front of Namur prison, December 31st

In the evening of the 31st, a group of people demonstrated their solidarity towards all those incarcerated outside the prison in Namur [the capital of Wallonia]. Phrases such as “guard executioner” or “fire to the prisons” were inscribed on the walls of the jail. Fireworks as well as smoke bombs were fired, which didn’t fail […]

Brussels: Attacks against prison and the world it protects – for a Black December

Originally published December 26th:

Responding to calls for a Black December through acts. Responding to our desires for freedom. Responding by attack against that which allows this oppressive and destructive system to continue.

During these last two weeks that have passed, at least 5 Eiffage construction company vans felt their tires emptied of the air that […]

Black December Everywhere

This post will be constantly updated with the latest info & related links | Tag

Timelines also in Greek, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese

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Belgium: Demolish Forest Prison today! Sabotage the construction of the maxi-prison of tomorrow

The walls of the Prison of Forest resonates loudly…

When we hear the echoes that pierce through the walls of the Forest prison, when we have suffered it’s confinement in putrid cells, when we visit someone close completely ruined by their detention, there is only one possible sane reaction: the scream of rage.

The years […]

Brussels: Down with the maxi-prison – gathering without borders from september 29th to october 3rd

Five days of gatherings and debates September 29th – October 3rd 2015 in Brussels The program of events can be found here.

If the state counted on silently building in Brussels the largest prison complex in Belgian history, it was mistaken. Against this maxi-prison project, a struggle was born and has intensified. An […]

[Zine] The struggle against the maxi-prison in Brussels – A chronology of attack & antagonism

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The Belgian State has been announcing it for some time: building 13 new modern and efficient prisons.

As part of this new master-plan the State wants to build a maxi-prison in Haren, northern Brussels. It is intended as the largest prison in the […]

Brussels: Solidarity gathering with the struggle against the maxi-prison

Solidarity gathering with the struggle against the maxi-prison and all those who fight against power Sunday 14th June at 1pm – Clemenceau Metro, Anderlecht

Sabotage against the maxi-prison, its contractors and defenders!

The best defence is attack!

Share our revolts and desires of freedom!

Call-out in French, Greek and […]

Brussels: “Anti-terrorist” raids of comrades’ homes and Le Passage

This Wednesday June 10th 2015, just before 6am, different anti-terrorism teams raided four comrades’ houses as well as Le Passage, the local space of struggle against the maxi-prison. These raids were conducted as part of an operation named “Cavale” [On the run].

Six comrades were shipped off to the federal police offices, then released around 1pm […]

International Poster: Break the ranks

Download the poster here in PDF (A2 format)

Everyone should fall in line. That’s what they want, from our first to our last breath. We should be in line for the classrooms, for the checkouts of the supermarket, for work; we should queue up on the roads, in front of the counters of bureaucracy, […]

Brussels: Struggle against the maxi-prison in Haren – On your marks, get set, go!

Extract from Ricochets n° 4, March 2015, the newsletter against the maxi-prison and the world that goes with it. This is the third in a series of translations by the openly conspiratorial Person(s) Unknown Publications, this time featuring a list of international targets (see notes below):

On your marks

At the […]

Poster: No to the maxi-prison in Brussels – Let’s be uncontrollable!

A new poster originally released in French by La Cavale. Click on image for full size poster. For more information on the struggle against the maxi-prison click here.

Belgium: News in brief against the maxi-prison in Haren and anti-prison struggle elsewhere

Bomb threat against the three buildings of the European Parliament in Brussels that were evacuated due to a suspicious vehicle, February 2nd 2015.

This text was originally published in French by Contra Info, March 2015. The following news round-up is the second in a series of translations by Person(s) Unknown Publications, as part of […]

Brussels: The struggle against the construction of a maxi-prison

This analysis was originally published in “Ricochets” n° 1 in November 2014, a newsletter in French on the struggle against the construction of the maxi-prison in Haren, Brussels. The following text is the first in a series of translations by Person(s) Unknown Publications, as part of a new brochure in the making on the struggle […]

Brussels: Solidarity with the revolutionary prisoners on hunger strike in Greece

April 5th 2015

Solidarity with prisoners! Abolition of the 187, 187A, anti-hoodie, and type C prison laws! Abolition of the use of DNA as legal evidence! Freedom for Savvas Xiros! Courage and strength to Nikos Maziotis and to all prisoners on hunger strike!

Brussels, Belgium: Banner drop in solidarity with hunger strikers in Greece

Solidarity with greek political prisoners on hunger strike since 2/3

On April 4th 2015, the International Red Aid (RHI) hung a banner (see video) on Rue du Lombard in Brussels, Belgium.

in Spanish | see updates from the hunger strike

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Brussels: Solidarity with political prisoners in struggle in Greece

In response to the call from the Network of Imprisoned Fighters, we tagged the headquarters of Deutsche Bank in Brussels in solidarity with political prisoners in Greece and in support of their demands.

Since March 2nd, 22 anarchist prisoners and 8 (type-C) prisoners of DHKP-C have been on hunger strike in Greek prisons. Many of them […]

Haren, Brussels: Maxi-prison construction site fencing torn down

“In the shadow of a prison, no-one can be free. No to the maxi-prison, let’s be uncontrollable!” Click here for the English version of the poster.

Report published in Ricochets n° 04, the newsletter against the maxi-prison [a massive prison-complex] and the world that goes with it:

In the last week of February, a group […]

Ittre, Belgium: Fireworks against the jails

Yesterday evening [December 31st, 2014], while everyone celebrated the “new year”, others didn’t forget that, this year, the misery of the jail continues, and that some are still there to rot and die.

Fireworks and firecrackers were therefore thrown in front of the prison of Ittre [a town located 30 km south of Brussels] in solidarity […]