September 26, 2019
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Italy: “Scintilla” repressive operation – Silvia has been transferred to house arrest

We learn that on Wednesday September 25th, 2019, following the acceptance of the request for house arrest, Silvia was transferred from the “Le Vallette” prison in Turin to house arrest, with all restrictions. The comrade is the last anarchist to … Continue reading

May 27, 2019
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Italy : Update on operation “Scintilla”, Turin

Update from Turin Operazione ScintillaBeppe and Antonio free, Boba arrested. Freely translated from the Turin blog “Macerie”, 23 May 2019https://www.autistici.org/macerie/ **Antonio and Beppe released.Antonio and Beppe were released on the 6th of May 2019. They must report to the police … Continue reading

May 13, 2019
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Italy: “Scintilla” repressive operation: Beppe and Antonio have been released from prison

 Waiting for more news, we learn from a message that the 6 of May Beppe and Anto were freed from the Ferrara prison with the daily signatures at a police station or a barracks [note: they were arrested on 7 … Continue reading

March 29, 2019
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IT/EN,”Scintilla” repressive operation (Italy): Niccolò transferred to Cuneo prison

Niccolò Blasi, anarchist arrested 7.02.2019 in the context of the repressive “Scintilla” operation – which involved the eviction of the Asilo Occupato in Turin and the arrest of six people (two of whom were subsequently released from prison following the … Continue reading

March 23, 2019
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Italy : Update concerning anarchists imprisoned in operations “Scintilla” and “Renata”

Some comrades arrested on 19.02.2019 in Trentino during the repressive operation “Renata” have been transferred to other prisons (Ferrara, Rome Rebibbia and Tolmezzo, where Giulio and Stecco are already imprisoned). We remember that the main accusations against them are “attack … Continue reading

March 8, 2019
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Italy : Update on the repressive operation “Scintilla” in Turin and news on the operation “Renata” in Trento/Rovereto

This is an update about the repressive operation “Scintilla” in Turinand news about the operation “Renata” in Trento/Rovereto. Freely translated and summarized from Macerieautistici.org/macerie/and Roundrobin roundrobin.info/ Originally published in German on Barrikade.infobarrikade.info ***Turin – Operazione Scintilla*** Giada and Larry were … Continue reading

December 23, 2019
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Italy: Further arrest warrant for Giuseppe, anarchist imprisoned for the “Prometeo” operation (17/12/2019)

 We learn that on the morning of Tuesday December 17th, 2019, Giuseppe, already in prison for the “Prometeo” operation (arrests of May 21st, for which Natascia is also imprisoned, while Robert was released), has received another mandate of arrest as … Continue reading

September 23, 2019
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Italy: Repressive operation for the demonstration of February 9th in Turin

While waiting for more updates, we learn from the regime’s press that this morning (September 20th, 2019) a police operation led by the Digos (“political police” force of the State police) of Turin led to 14 precautionary measures throughout Italy. … Continue reading

March 13, 2019
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Florence, Italy : Updates on the trial ”Operation Panico” and new calendar

12th February: start of the discussion on the New Year Eve’s events. Witnesses for the prosecutor (Digos officers) and for the defence (Digos officers and a bomb disposal expert) gave statements on the reconstruction of the events. 14th February: discussion … Continue reading

February 24, 2019
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Italy : Text read in solidarity to anarchists under trial following Scripta Manent operation

[Below in French and Italian / Sotto in francese ed italiano]. Text read in solidarity to anarchists under trial following Scripta Manent operation On Monday 11 February in the bunker hall of the Turin prison a large group of comrades expressed their solidarity with the anarchists on trial following the … Continue reading

February 22, 2019
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Spain: Poster in solidarity with the resistance in Turin and those arrested in “Operazione Scintilla”

On the 7th of February the police evicted the Asilo Occupato, a social centre managed for 24 years.At the same time an antiterrorism operation was taking place against other comrades, linking them to the struggles against the C.I.E.[detention centres], institutional … Continue reading

February 15, 2019
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Italy : Call for Solidarity with the Imprisoned of ”Operazione Scintilla”

Act for free received 13.2.19 *** Summary of the recent repressive operation in Italy in connection with the resistance against the Italian migration regime *** This is a translation of the original article in German, with pictures: https://barrikade.info On Thursday … Continue reading

December 7, 2019
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Italy : En cavale [on the run]

More than nine months have passed since the arrests for operation Scintilla and there is nothing new about the judicial process. The investigation has not been completed and so we don’t know exactly when the trial will begin. While nothing … Continue reading

November 2, 2019
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Turin, Italy: A text from Amma in “Le Vallette” prison (October 9th, 2019)

Translated by act for freedom now! ———————————————————- We are sharing this text written by Amma, imprisoned on 20th September 2019, along with Patrick and Uzzo, on charges of aggravated violence and resistance to public official, damage, spraying, for taking part … Continue reading

May 7, 2019
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Italy : Latest from prisons and courts

Silvia, Agnese and Anna were transferred from the AS2 (High Security) unit of Rebibbia to that of L’Aquila over a week ago. In the prison of L’Aquila, the capital of the Abruzzo region, nearly all the prisoners are subjected to … Continue reading

February 23, 2019
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ABOUT THE REPRESSION AGAINST ANARCHISTS IN ITALY

Unfortunately, Italy has a long history of repressive operations against anarchists. Since Operation Marini in 90s, the waves of repression against comrades, which brought into jail many people with charges of terrorism or criminal association, were countless. Just to name … Continue reading

December 30, 2019
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Italy : Always unrepentant: regarding two recent events

While the flames of revolt are exploding over half the world, here hyper-technological authoritarianism seems to be coming up against less and less hostility of populations no longer able to raise their heads and perhaps even unable to recognize their … Continue reading

December 14, 2019
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Thessaloniki, Greece: Intervention at the Italian consulate for the prosecution of 45 comrades for anti-militarism in Italy

In September 2019, Cagliari’s prosecutor’s office created a huge paper book covering all anti-militant actions carried out in the period 2014-2017, accusing 45 comrades – 5 of them charged with article 270bis, of  “subversive organization with terrorist intentions “. The charges … Continue reading

November 29, 2019
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Italy: Anarchist Giuseppe Sciacca was arrested (November 26th, 2019)

We learn that on the morning of November 26th anarchist comrade Giuseppe Sciacca was arrested by the DIGOS (“political police” of the Italian police forces) of Turin, in the province of Verona. At the same time as the arrest, the … Continue reading