Join international days of solidarity with Russian anarchist and antifascist prisoners 1st to 10th July, 2016

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When mass civil protests in Russia were defeated in 2011-12 the Putinist police regime started open political repressions against militants of social and political movements, including anarchists and antifascists. Many activists have been sentenced to prison terms in the course of the last 5 years in Russia.
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[A-Radio in English] Belarus: Former anarchist prisoner about his experiences on how to survive jail

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The following recording has been made by the Anarchist Group Dortmund (in cooperation with A-Radio Berlin) during a presentation on March 6, 2016.

In it the former anarchist prisoner from Belarus Mikalai Dziadok shares his prison experiences and gives some advice on how to survive the jail.
Total helplessness, psychological pressure, stupid convicts‘ laws, ever-lasting prison terms – this is what Belarusian prison is made of.
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Cruz Negra Anarquista Moscú pide ayuda para compañero atacado por nazis.

A police officer looks on as pro-Russian "self-defence" activists use a bat to beat a pro-Ukrainian supporter during clashes in Sevastopol on March 9, 2014. Pro-Kiev and pro-Moscow groups clashed in the Crimean city of Sevastopol on March 9 following a rally in support of Ukraine's new government, an AFP reporter witnessed. Pro-Russian activists attacked a pro-Kiev rally in Sevastopol with clubs and whips on March 9 as thousands took to the streets across Ukraine in rival demonstrations, escalating separatist tensions in the troubled ex-Soviet state. Interim Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk vowed Ukraine would not cede "an inch" of its territory to Moscow after Russian forces and pro-Kremlin gunmen took over the Black Sea peninsula.  AFP PHOTO/ STRINGER
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Statement of collective Anarchist Black Cross – Moscow: anti-fascist and anarchist Serebrennikov Oleg needs your help and solidarity!

 

Anarchical Black Cross Moscow (ABC – Moscow) urges to show solidarity and to help the anti-fascist and the anarchist Serebrennikov Oleg. On an extent more than ten years he actively participated in the anarchical and anti-fascist movements in Russia and in Izhevsk. Long time he cooperated with collective ABC – Moscow, helped detainees and the arrested anti-fascists and anarchists with Izhevsk, looked for for them lawyers, informed the public and activists on the repressions untied by police against anti-fascists in the city. He actively participated in solidarity actions in support of the imprisoned anti-fascists and social activists. Because of the serious problems with health which arose after attack of neo-Nazis on Oleg in 2004 the help is now necessary need for him.
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Court hearings on the case of political prisoner’s Ilya Romanov to start June 16

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On June 2 preliminary hearing regarding the case of anarchist political prisoner Ilya Romanov from Nizhnii Novgorod was conducted in Moscow District Military Court. Ilya took part in the court session via video conference link. The court rejected all the petitions of the defendant’s lawyer, Evgeny Gubin, including the petition to cancel his “non-disclosure” pledge, which the investigating bodies made him to sign.
Moscow District Military Court starts hearing of the Romanov’s case on June 16 at 11:00. Sessions will be held in the building of Nizhegorodskii Regional Court (Russia, Nizhnii Novgorod, Bolshaya Pokrovskaya str., 17).

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ABC Benefit in Helsinki Saturday 2nd of May 2015

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Appeal to support Ilya Romanov

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Dear friends! We ask you to support Ilya Romanov, Russian anarchist accused of ‘terrorism’, who has already spent a year in prison. ABC-Moscow included him in the list of anarchist political prisoners.
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Prisoner support cafe in Helsinki 24th of October – freedom to Aleksandr Kolchenko

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In Kupoli of Uusi ylioppilastalo Friday 24th of October 6-8 PM.

Vegan snacks and letter writing to political prisoners.
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Moscow Anarchist Black Cross Repressions Review, April-June 2014

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We continue our regular summaries on repressions of anarchists, antifascists, and social activists in Russia, on obstacles which police state creates for our activity.

For version with working links, read
https://avtonom.org/en/news/moscow-anarchist-black-cross-repressions-rev…
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Repressions summary for January-February 2014 (ABC Moscow)

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From now on, we are going to publish summaries of repressions against
anarchists, antifascists and social activists in Russia on a regular
basis, as well as on how the state opposes our activity. In the
January-February issue: sudden amnesty of antifascists in Moscow, Kazan,
Nizhny Novgorod, attempt to ban “Avtonom” zine due to
“extremism”, detentions during Jan19 actions, verdicts in Moscow,
Murmansk, Petersburg and other “heroic deeds” of cops from “E”-department.
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