On Sunday Februrary 25th Czech police arrested 67 years old citizen of Syria, Salih Muslim. On Tuesday 27th February the city court in Prague decided that Salih Moslim can wait for the possible extradition outside of the wall of custodial jail. Turkey has 40 days to give the full extradition request about which the Czech minster of Justice will decide. Read More
For the second time in less than a week the Czech police has invaded the autonomous social centre Klinika in Prague under the pretext of looking for explosive devices after receiving an anonymous email claiming to have planted bombs in the building.
After the first invasion on Friday 20, few activists managed to stay on the roof of the building while the police evicted everybody and handed the building to the representative of the state, the owner of the building. However, later in the evening Klinika was successfully occupied again. Read More
Fundraising infoevent on current situation with anarchist movement and repressions in Czech Republic
At the end of april cops from Czech raided several flats and social center in different cities of Czech Republic calling it “Operation Fenix”. As a result of this operation 11 people were detained, servers of some anarchist projects in the country were confiscated creating further problems for anarchists in the country. Since than most of the people were released and only two remain in custody. Several different people were charged with terrorism, possesion of explosives or not reporting the known crime.At the end of June one more person was arrested in connection with attack on building of ministry of defence.
Right now anarchists in Czech face a lot of legal costs as well as neccessity in solidarity from people from around the world.
During our event we will have a presentation from our czech comrades about situation in the country with anarchist movement as well as detailed overview of Operation Fenix. After the presentation there will be a place for questions and discussions.
For visitors of the event soli bar will be opened at 14:00. The presentation will start at 15:00 There will be cakes available as well to raise some funds for our comrades facing repressions of the state.
More information about situation with repressions in Czech available at antifenix.noblogs.org
THE PRESENTATION WILL BE IN ENGLISH.