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Spain: Update on comrades Francisco Solar, Monica Caballero and the recent repressive operation

Spain: Update on comrades Francisco Solar, Monica Caballero and the recent repressive operation

November 2, 2015 at 10:57 am 0 comments

On 27/10, took place a hearing that would determine whether to extend the pre-trial detention of comrades Monica Caballero and Francisco Solar. Despite the fact that the legislation of the Spanish state states a maximum period of  two years in pre-trial detention, the state has exercised the right of prolongation […]

Spain: Concentration in the Viewing Gallery of the High Court in the sight of anarchist comrades Monica and Francisco (Madrid)

Spain: Concentration in the Viewing Gallery of the High Court in the sight of anarchist comrades Monica and Francisco (Madrid)

October 27, 2015 at 11:48 am 0 comments

Inter Arma received: On Tuesday October 27 the hearing of two of the arrested in the case of November 2013 is at the National Hearing. After spending nearly two years on remand, (November 13 completes two years), the judges will have to solve if they prolong the two year custody […]

Spain: 20 rabbits liberated from a farm (20/09/2015)

Spain: 20 rabbits liberated from a farm (20/09/2015)

October 8, 2015 at 2:48 pm 0 comments

In recent years in Spain, especially in Catalonia, rabbit farming has been severely affected by the economic crisis and many farms have closed over the past five years. Several times we have found while observing potential targets that security for the farms have been abandoned. Similarly we can also verify […]

Spain: Update on operations “Piñata” and “Pandora”

Spain: Update on operations “Piñata” and “Pandora”

June 8, 2015 at 7:37 am 0 comments

On June 1 we got the great news that three of the five comrades being held in preventive detention, accused of being part of a terrorist group under Operation Piñata (including one who was already arrested and imprisoned in Operation Pandora) are being released without bail. They still have all […]

Spain: June 13 – Day Of International Solidarity With Anarchists In Spain

Spain: June 13 – Day Of International Solidarity With Anarchists In Spain

June 7, 2015 at 1:06 am 0 comments

The last few years have seen an increasing wave of repression against Anarchists and other radicals, here in Spain, best characterized by the police operations Pandora and Piñata. Acting in response to movements, uprisings and upheavals across the country, particularly in Cataluña, the state has arrested dozens of comrades, often […]

Spain: Words from anarchist comrade Paul Jara “Pol”, arrested following “Operation Piñata”

Spain: Words from anarchist comrade Paul Jara “Pol”, arrested following “Operation Piñata”

June 3, 2015 at 5:03 pm 0 comments

Greetings comrades and those in affinity. I’d like to send out some words as an anarchist, taking as good the many positions and visions that anarchism can adopt, all equally valid when they are seeking to destroy power, authority and the State. I think that is the beauty of our […]

Spain: National Court orders closure of Operation Pandora solidarity bank accounts

Spain: National Court orders closure of Operation Pandora solidarity bank accounts

June 3, 2015 at 7:14 am 0 comments

Barcelona, Spain, 01.06.15: Upon the request of the Information Brigade of the National Police the National Court has issued an order signed by judge Eloy Velasco that orders the closure of solidarity bank accounts that were opened for comrades who were arrested and detained during the Operation Pandora repressions. The […]

Solidarity poster for Francisco Solar and Monica Caballero

Solidarity poster for Francisco Solar and Monica Caballero

May 7, 2015 at 11:08 am 0 comments

Solidarity poster for Francisco Solar and Monica Caballero Spain, April 2015

Spain: Operation Piñata – Five imprisoned and ten conditionally bailed

Spain: Operation Piñata – Five imprisoned and ten conditionally bailed

April 18, 2015 at 2:36 pm 0 comments

Early afternoon on Wednesday 1st April, the judge of the Audiencia Nacional [National High Court] Eloy Velasco, remanded in prison 5 of the 15 individuals arrested on Monday 30th March during the police operation named Piñata. 24 others were arrested during the 17 raids, which took place in Madrid, Barcelona, […]

Spain: “Hallucination, intimidation and control” – Letter from Francisco Solar concerning “Operation Pandora”

Spain: “Hallucination, intimidation and control” – Letter from Francisco Solar concerning “Operation Pandora”

April 12, 2015 at 4:22 pm 0 comments

Are we persecuted? Well, it’s logical that we are persecuted because we are a constant threat for who represents the system. In order not to be prosecuted we would have to adapt to their laws, comply with them, integrate into the system, let bureaucracy penetrate our spinal cord and become […]