Tuesday 15th October 2019
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Greece: Antifa protest attacked by the Police

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Greece: Antifa protest attacked by the Police

An antifa protest in Athens turned ugly after being attached by the riot police and ended up in clashes between protesters and the police. [...]

February 1, 2014 Author: x-pressed

Greece: Justice for the victims of Farmakonisi (SIGN & SHARE!)

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Greece: Justice for the victims of Farmakonisi (SIGN & SHARE!)

SIGN & SHARE the Avaaz petition! [...]

January 29, 2014 Author: Avaaz

Driven away by Norway and drowned by Greece

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Driven away by Norway and drowned by Greece

The different story of an Afghan refugee, one of the survivors of the tragedy of Farmakonisi, the chronicle of the drama and the mystery of the testimonies. [...]

January 27, 2014 Author: Marios Aravantinos

Barcelona: Thousands of voices against the Temporary Detention Centres for Migrants

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Barcelona: Thousands of voices against the Temporary Detention Centres for Migrants

Around 1,000 people marched yesterday, January 11th, in front of the Temporary Detention Centre for Migrants (CIE) of Barcelona's Zona Franca to demand the closure of detention centers for foreigners and justice in clarifying the case of Armenian citizen Aramis Manukyan, "Alik", who died in the detention center on December 3th 2013. [...]

January 11, 2014 Author: Robert Bonet

Greece: The Detention Centres for Migrants are given to private security companies

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Greece: The Detention Centres for Migrants are given to private security companies

The Minister of Public Order has given the green light for the privatisation of the Detention Centre for Migrants. [...]

January 7, 2014 Author: kool news

150 Syrian refugees missing in northern Greece

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150 Syrian refugees missing in northern Greece

150 Syrian refugees are missing since the 12th of November in northern Greece, according to the UN Refugee Agency. Among them, there were entire families with children, fleeing from the horror of the civil war in their country. [...]

December 24, 2013 Author: Anna Papoutsi

Women are second class citizens!

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Women are second class citizens!

On Friday 20th of December, 2013, the right-wing ruling Popular Party (PP) in the Spanish State approved the anti-abortion draft bill which is described as the toughest and strictest anti-abortion law in post-Franco Spain; or as some like to call it, since the “return of democracy”. [...]

December 22, 2013 Author: Leil Zahra Mortada

Deportations will make you free – the European concentration camps of the 21st century

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Deportations will make you free – the European concentration camps of the 21st century

A highly profitable industry is found behind the Temporary Detention Centres for migrants (CIEs) in Spain and everywhere in Europe. From the companies building the facilities or providing catering services and health care, to the airline companies engaged in the assisted deportations of undocumented migrants. It often happens that executives of these companies also hold [...]

December 18, 2013 Author: Anna Papoutsi

18 December 2013: European Day For Action Against Detention Centers

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18 December 2013: European Day For Action Against Detention Centers

The only “offence” committed by the thousands crammed into these spaces is that they are here without papers – no matter if they come from war-torn Syria, occupied Palestine or African countries ravaged by extreme poverty. [...]

December 12, 2013 Author: nodetention.blogspot.gr

Barcelona: Demonstration against Detention Centres for Migrants (CIEs), ​​December 9th 2013

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Barcelona: Demonstration against Detention Centres for Migrants (CIEs), ​​December 9th 2013

The organisations Armenian Association “Ararat”, Close down the CIEs and Rereguarda, with the support of Antigonia, organised on Monday 9th of December a demonstration, in front of the station of the National Police in Vía Layetana in Barcelona, to protest against the death of Alik in a CIE. They demand that the witnesses of his [...]

December 10, 2013 Author: Sofia Tipaldou