Leonardo Landi

The anarchist Leonardo Landi was arrested on February 26, 2019 following an appeal (concerning a robbery trial in 2007 for which some anarchists were arrested and investigated in the context of the “Ardesia” repressive operation) sentenced to 2 years and 8 months.

He was released on March 25, 2021.

Operation Renata

During the night and the morning of Tuesday 19 February 2019, seven anarchists were arrested in various places in Trentino. One person was immediately charged with house arrest, while all the others were imprisoned in various prisons. The main accusations are “subversive association with the purpose of terrorism and subversion of the democratic order” (article 270bis of the penal code) and of “terrorist attack” (article 280 of the penal code), with reference to some direct actions that have taken place in Trentino over the past few years.

Mikita Yemelyanau

Mikita is an anarchist from Minsk, detained on October 19th, 2019 with Ivan Komar on suspicion of the attempt to set fire to Minsk pretrial detention centre (article 295-3 “Illegal actions with combustible substances” and article 344 “Intentional destruction or damage of historical and cultural values”) in solidarity with Dzmitry Palijenka, who was kept there under arrest at that time.

Juan Flores Riquelme

Juan is serving a sentence of 23 years, having been arrested on September 18, 2014 and charged with incendiary attacks on police stations in 2014 claimed by the Conspiracy Cells of Fire and International Conspiracy of Revenge. On July 23, 2014 a CCF cell bombed "The Dominicans" station of the Santiago Metro, and on September 8, 2014 a shopping mall in Las Condes.

Anna Beniamino

Anna was arrested on September 6, 2016 as part of Operation Scripta Manent, and sentenced to 17 years. On appeal, her sentence was reduced to 16 years and 6 months.

An Open Letter by Anna on Operation Scripta Manent:


Alessandro "Sandro" Mercogliano

Sandro was arrested as part of Operation Scripta Manent, and sentenced to 5 years for participation in a “subversive association with terrorist purposes.”

On November 24, 2020, in the bunker room of the prison Le Vallette in Turin the result of appeal was issued against 23 anarchists accused in the “Scripta Manent” trial. Sandro was acquitted of all charges and released.


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