On the 20th of November there were at least 10 actions in solidarity with Greek protesters in ex-USSR countries

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Barnaul, Siberia (Ru) – small anarchist demonstration disrupted by cops, some people detained
http://ru.indymedia.org/newswire/display/21344/index.php

Erevan, Armenia – a small picket near Greek embassy
http://khosq.com/ru/article/2008/12/23/aktsiya_solidarnosti_s_grecheskimi_tovarishchami

Irkutsk, Siberia – a small picket with leaflets. The banner destroyed by Siberian frost (lower than 30 degrees Celsius)
http://ru.indymedia.org/newswire/display/21345/index.php

Kiyv, Ukraine – a banner “Cop means legal murderer” hanged in the center of the city; a picket near Ministry of interior
http://ru.indymedia.org/newswire/display/21349/index.php

Krasnoyarsk, Siberia – a picket with a large banner “State is murderer”. Greek flag burnt and torn to pieces.
http://ru.indymedia.org/newswire/display/21348/index.php

Minsk, Belarus – police department attacked with smoke bombs.
http://belarus.indymedia.org/15235

Odessa, Ukraine – a picket near Greek consulate (16th of December); leaflets and graffiti around town
http://news.zaraz.org/?n=1076

Saratov, Russia – banner drop – “Cops murder not only in Greece”; anti-cops graffiti around town
http://ru.indymedia.org/newswire/display/21355/index.php

St.Petersburg, Russia – a bank in the center of the city was attacked with paint bombs
http://ru.indymedia.org/newswire/display/21347/index.php

Tyumen, Siberia – a small picket with leaflets and a black flag
http://ru.indymedia.org/newswire/display/21350/index.php

Check these links if you want to see some pictures and videos. More reports will follow.
http://ru.indymedia.org/feature/display/13325/index.php


http://avtonom.org/index.php?nid=2131

20.12.2008 | Various solidarity actions for Greek rebellion around Russia on international solidarity day 20th of December

Due to time difference, Siberian anarchists were probably first ones to protest on 20th of December.

In Barnaul, cops were already waiting for demonstrators at the beginning point at October square, they went to follow demonstration and eventually forced people to roll banners and flags. People however kept marching, shouting “ACAB” and “Comrade mayor, go to hell!”, and distributing leaflets. This was too much for the coppers, and eventually 10 anarchists and others were arrested.

(Barnaul Autonomous Action, http://www.avtonom.org/index.php?nid=2126).

In Irkutsk, Autonomous Action and others organised a picket at local polytechnical university. They had banner “Solidarity is our weapon”, but there was a technical fault – banner was made with ducktape which could not take -30 celsius (0 F) Siberian breeze, and letters dropped
– thus people could only distribute flyers.

(http://andron-s.livejournal.com/98438.html, with text of the leaflet in Russian)

In Tyumen, anarchists raised a black flag to the roof of abandonded building of Machine Construction Technical Institute and distributed leaflets.

(http://www.golosa.info/node/2851)

There was also at least one action in European side of Russia, in St. Petersburg around 8 PM local time one of the biggest offices of Baltic Bank was attacked with paintbombs. Anarchist attackers left leaflets, which called for protests against state violence. Text of the leaflet is available at http://piter.indymedia.org/node/5708

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