Two squatters were evacuated in Athens and Heraklion, on the campus of the National Technical University of Athens and the University of Crete – 10 arrests – Confiscation of bats, helmets and drugs
Morning hours today, Saturday, were held two squatter eviction companies at the School of Chemical Engineering of the National Technical University in Zografou, Attica and in a building in Heraklion, Crete, belonging to the University of Crete. The spaces were assigned to representatives of the University Institutions.
For the space at the National Technical University of Athens, which has been under occupation for the last 20 years, there was an eviction operation on August 31, 2023 (refer to the 31-08-2023 Press Release), at which time it was assigned to the Dean of the School, however was recaptured.
Police officers from the Attica Security Directorate, the Athens Police Directorate, the Sub-Directorate for the Restoration of Order, the University Institutions Protection Team (OPI) as well as teams from DIAS, DRASI and OPK participated in the police operation. .Uh..
6 computer units were found and seized, spray paint, a number of anarchist posters, a backpack with an air force uniform, banners, gloves, handwritten notes, a megaphone and a modem.
At the same time, during the operation in Crete, in which police officers from the Heraklion Police Department and the Department of the Special Repressive Anti-Terrorist Unit (T.E.K.A.M.) of Crete participated, and a total of 10 people were arrestedwhile a preliminary investigation is being conducted by the Heraklion Security Sub-Directorate.
There were Mr29 bats, axe, helmets, anti-suffocation masks were confiscatedidentity cards that do not belong to the arrested, small amounts of drugs, boxes of stones and materials for the construction of improvised explosive devices. Thus the occupation was ended after 21 years.
Photos from the evacuation of the premises of the National Technical University of Athens
Photos from the University of Crete evacuation
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