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Talca, Chile: Incendiary Attack Against the Office of Far-Right Senator Juan Coloma

At around 01:05 hrs on August 28, 2019, two individuals placed an incendiary device inside a building in the heart of the city of Talca. At the intersection of 4 and 5 Sur and Oriente streets at number 755 is … Continue reading

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Indonesia: AMP Call for Veronica Koman’s ‘Suspect’ Status to be Revoked & Unconditional Release of 6 Activists

Received and translated on 05.09.19: Papua Students Alliance (AMP) Call for Immediate Revocation of Veronica Koman’s ‘Suspect’ Status and the Unconditional Release of the 6 Activists East Java Regional Police Chief Inspector General Luki Hermawan has named Veronica Koman a … Continue reading

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Indonesia: Solidarity Poster for Surya Anta – Held in Isolation on Charges of ‘Treason’ for Supporting the West Papua Freedom Struggle

Solidarity poster for Surya Anta, spokesperson for the Indonesian Peoples’ Front for West Papua (FRI-WP). Surya is the first ever Indonesian to be charged with treason for supporting the right to self-determination for West Papua. He is being detained in … Continue reading

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Jakarta, Indonesia: 8 West Papuan Students Arrested & Detained on ‘Treason’ Allegations

*Important Correction (05.09.19): It should be noted that Surya Anta is actually an Indonesian citizen, making him the first Indonesian to be charged with treason for supporting the West Papua Freedom Struggle. According to latest information he is being held … Continue reading

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İstanbul, Turkey: Arson Attacks by Şehit Çiyager Hevi Revenge Unit Against AKP-MHP Fascism

The Şehit Çiyager Hevi Revenge Unit carried out an action in the district of Esenyurt in Istanbul against the usurper trustees appointed by the occupying fascist AKP-MHP bloc in Amed, Mêrdîn and Wan Metropolitan Municipalities on 19 August. In the … Continue reading

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Iran: Political Prisoner Sepideh Gholian’s Defence Lawyer Threatened with Arrest

Sepideh Gholian’s trial began on August 3rd 2019. The following is a statement by the Haft Tappeh Sugar Cane Workers’ Union, issued on August 10th: Today, August 10th, Sepideh Gholian was tried for defending the rights and demands of the … Continue reading

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Iran: May Day Protesters Still in Prison After 100 Days!

Photos Left to Right: Atefeh Rangriz, Marzieh Amiri, Neda Naji Marzieh Amiri, Atefeh Rangriz and Neda Naji are still in jail 100 days after they were arrested on May Day 2019. The Shahrokh Zamani Action Campaign strongly condemns the arrest and … Continue reading

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Iran: May Day Protester Anisha Asadollahi Released on Bail from Evin Prison

Anisha Asadollahi was one of the activists arrested on Labour Day. After her temporary release on bail she was re-arrested by the security forces on June 18th and transferred to Evin prison. This time, on August 6th, Anisha Asadollahi has … Continue reading

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USA: Rest in Power Revolutionary Political Prisoner Tom Manning

31.07.19: Our beautiful comrade, Tom Manning, has passed away due to complications related to a heart attack. Tom was a member of the United Freedom Front and dedicated his life to the struggle against imperialism. Whether it was over the … Continue reading

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Bulgaria: Antifascist Prisoner Jock Palfreeman Denied Parole

27.07.19: Last week in Sofia, Bulgaria, 32-year-old anti-fascist Jock Palfreeman was denied parole on his 20-year prison sentence for murder. Jock was convicted in 2009 of the stabbing murder of Andrei Monov and the attempted murder of Anton Zahariev. The … Continue reading

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