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Dire conditions of detention, corruption and authoritarianism in Grevena Prison

Grevena March 31st 2016 Prisoners detained in Grevena prison co-signed this letter and sent it to the Ministry of Justice to inform officials regarding the...

Prisoners’ Committee for the Defence of Prisoners Rights sends open letter...

Mr. Paraskevopoulos, It is true that when you succeded Mr. Athanasiou as Minister of Justice, many prisoners hoped that things in Greek prisons would change....

Judge continues the trial against the C.C.F. despite concerns raised by...

Today on March 31st the court convened for the trial against members of the C.C.F. accused to have planned an escape from prison. Due...

Statement regarding the recent failed attempt to remove P. Aspiotis from...

Today at 5:40 am a prison guard informed P. Aspiotis for an upcoming transfer to Nafplion prison. Aspiotis' refusal to get out of his...

Beyond Eidomeni: human warehouses and squalid conditions in Chios and Ritsona

 Ritsona (photo provo.gr) Chios: Inhumane conditions of detention for refugees in VIAL Apostolis Photiades (kollect news) According to what representatives of various organizations witnessed at...

Ritsona: the four refugees ended their hunger-strike

Ritsona (photo: Thodoris Nicolaou) The hunger strike at the 'accommodation' camp for refugees in Ritsona came to an end. Despite hungerstrikers being pressurized by many,...

M. Makriyannis’ illegal detention is a crime committed by the state...

Under the pressure of a hunger strike staged by political prisoners one year ago, a new bill regarding prison reform came into force in...

Ritsona: four hunger-striking refugees protest closed borders

In the ''accommodation'' centre for refugees in Ritsona, there are already four hunger-strikers for whom nothing has been announced by the managers of the...

#kolastirio: “We are condemned to die in a country where the...

Angelique Kourounis M.T. is in prison. He has “illegally” managed to obtain a mobile phone. He is the one who has brought the unspeakable...

Defiant of authority: moral panics and the social stigma of imprisonment...

photograph from prison that depicts prisoners raising a banner in support of anarchist hunger striker Evi Statiri who was detained despite lack of incriminating...