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[Greece / Cyprus] December 6th demonstrations and riots

December 6th demonstrations marking the seventh anniversary of the killing of Alexandros Grigoropoulos were held in various Greek cities, such as Thessaloniki, Komotini, Ioannina, Karditsa, Lamia, Volos, Larissa, Trikala, Agrinio, Patras, Kalamata, Heraklion & Rethymno (Crete Island), Mytilini (Lesvos Island), and central Athens, but also in Limassol, Cyprus.

The main banner in Trikala read: “Onward […]

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Nicosia, Cyprus: Banner in solidarity with Evi Statiri

“No State will halt the passion for freedom – Solidarity with Evi Statiri”

On September 19th, within a small and rotten city, we hung a banner as a small gesture of love and solidarity with the prisoner in struggle Evi Statiri, contributing our part so that her voice resonates in every corner of the […]

Cyprus: Two dogs liberated from cage

Received on August 17, 2015:

CYPRUS: Two dogs were liberated after they were kept incarcerated by some scumbag on the island in a miserable, filthy cage, in terrible conditions and amid extreme summer heat, without food, with only slight dirty water, condemning them to a slow and painful death. Now they can live out […]

Nicosia, Cyprus: Banner in solidarity with the hunger strikers Nikos Romanos, Iraklis Kostaris and Yannis Michailidis

Solidarity with N.Romanos, I.Kostaris, Y.Michailidis and all political prisoners

SOLIDARITY IS DYNAMIC

On Thursday evening, November 20th, a group of comrades from Nicosia placed a banner in the city centre (Faneromeni Square) as a small token of solidarity with the captives of the Greek State, hunger strikers N.Romanos (since 10/11), I.Kostaris (since 29/10) and […]

Cyprus: Demo in memory of murdered antifascist Pavlos Fyssas

Below is footage from the antifascist demonstration in memory of Pavlos Fyssas (aka Killah P) that took place on Thursday, September 18th, 2014, in the city centre of Nicosia, Cyprus

The banner of the anti-authoritarian student group Skapoula reads: “Wrath and Rage for Pavlos Fyssas – R.I.P Killah P”

Cyprus: Refugees staged a rooftop protest at the Mennogeia detention centre

After consecutive incidents of suicide and self-harm of detainees in Cyprus prisons, five inmates of Iranian origin and another from Afghanistan, locked up in the Mennogeia detention centre in Larnaca, staged a protest on the roof of the prison building on the morning of August 25th, 2014 to demand the end of their detention. In […]

Greece: Immediate release of anarchist Kostas Sakkas, on hunger strike since the 4th of June

“In Greece, Turkey, Brazil… struggle with body and soul until social liberation” (banner from the large demo in downtown Athens, on the 29th of June, in solidarity with the comrade)

Friday the 5th of July: Call for motorcycle demonstration to the General State Hospital of Nikaia, in Piraeus, where the hunger striker is still […]

Nicosia, Cyprus: Banner in support of Athens IMC and other counter-information projects

“We stand in solidarity to the unmediated expression and the free movement of ideas – Freedom for Athens Indymedia and all counter-information media”

The state gagging shall not pass!

Freedom for all counter-information media Solidarity, Self-organization, Resistance

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Cyprus: Action in solidarity with the 6 prosecuted anarchists of Delta squat

On Monday, April 8th, 2013, at around 1pm, comrades made a surprise intervention outside the Greek Embassy in Nicosia, which lasted about an hour. A solidarity banner was placed at the entrance of the building and many slogans were chanted.

The banner reads: “Solidarity to the 6 fighters of Delta squat, to all squats […]

Cyprus: Antifascists protested outside the Greek Embassy in Nicosia in memory of Shehzad Luqman, who was stabbed to death by two neo-Nazis in Athens

Nationalism is an infantile disease. It is the measles of mankind. —Albert Einstein (1921)

Antifascists gathered in front of the Greek Embassy in Nicosia on the 21st of January 2013 to protest over the murder of a 26-year-old immigrant from Pakistan, Shehzad Luqman. In the early morning hours of Thursday, […]

Cyprus: Unconvicted prisoners began a hunger strike in the central correctional facility of Nicosia

Public announcement – November 6th, 2012

We are the following prisoners awaiting trial: Dimitris Mamalikopoulos #1108/12, Panagiotis Baztekis #908/12, Ioannis Mavrofridis #906/12, Andreas Ivanidis #907/12, Kosmas Kalaitzidis #905/12, Georgios Dimitriou #1264/12, Vero Doriani #1265/12, Eleftherios Kartasakis #1263/12.

As unconvicted inmates of the central prison in Nicosia, Cyprus, we request and […]

Cyprus: “Would you like to work with us? Then, you have to pay us 25 euros in advance!”

We learn from the commercial website of Cyta Hellas that, “Cyprus Telecommunications Authority, otherwise known as Cyta, was founded in 2007 in Greece as a subsidiary of the National Telecommunications Organization of Cyprus, with the aim of implementing its strategy for the expansion of its activities abroad.”

And how, indeed, could the well-known company not […]

Cyprus: International networking & solidarity call to anarchist/anti-authoritarian student collectives

For those who do not know us, we are the anti-authoritarian student group Skapoula from Cyprus, based in Nicosia. Our call is mainly addressed to similar student groups and undertakings in Greece, while we already made some contacts with school students from Turkey.

Our aim is on the one hand a more general networking with […]

Nicosia, Cyprus: Call for solidarity with immigrant hunger strikers

Since Monday, October 24th, 52 people (out of the 65 total in their block), all of them immigrant detainees, have begun a hunger strike in block 10 of the central prison. Their crime: their illegal residency in Cyprus. Their demand: to stop being denied their basic rights which are being oppressed by the State.

These […]

A first reding of the conflict between racists and anti-racists in Larnaka, Cyprus and its political extensions

-At first we should point out the state’s and police’s unacceptable attitude to allow the nationalist/racist rally to approach the area of the antiracist festival Rainbow, which consists, if not a deliberate attempt to impose a logic of racists’ and antiracists’ coexistence in space and time, then for sure, a monumental stupidity and irresponsibility. The […]