Colombia Solidarity Campaign

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Good News! Mari Soliana is free! Print
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Tuesday, 06 August 2013 13:53

Information released by her family on facebook

"Well the big moment came SOLIANA COLORADO MARI free, justice was served, dear GOD thanks .... for now I invite arrival home, come and greet MARI today in the afternoon arrival - Accompany us, THOUSAND THOUSAND thanks to all those who believed in her innocence God bless you. "

We go a text message over the weekend specifically thanking the Campaign and friends in UK for support. We thank Caribbean Labour Solidarity and all others involved

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London Solidarity Upcoming Events

16 August Friday 4pm-7pm
1st Anniversary of the Brutal Marikana Massacre
Demonstration outside South African Embassy, Trafalgar Square.
Police killed 34 and injured 78 striking miners. Many were shot in the back &/or on the ground.
More information - Against the brutal Marikana massacre 1st Anniversary Demonstration
Called by Pan Afrikanist organizations.

27 August Tuesday 2pm – 4pm
El Cerrejon Mine, La Guajira, Attacks Communities ¡NO PASARAN!
Stop the forced eviction of villagers to make way for a British-owned mine. Meet Green Park tube station, for flying picket of mining companies Anglo American, BHP Billiton and Glencore Xstrata.

28 August 6pm.
Initial planning meeting for commemorating

12 October
As day of resistance. If you are interested, please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

10 September Tuesday evening
“Azania South Africa Beyond Apartheid? Capitalist Predation In A Neo-Colony”
Film: Dear Mandela and discussion. Venue to be announced

17 September Tuesday 7pm
Colombia Solidarity Campaign London Branch meeting
Finfuture, 225 - 229 Seven Sisters Road, London N4 2DA.
‘Country of the Peoples without Owners’ an excellent film made by indigenous organisation ACIN of north Cauca on the Minga 2008/9.
Talk by Anna Lau who is just back from three months as a volunteer with ACIN.
Directions - Finsbury Park (Victoria & Piccadilly  lines). Look for the exit to the Seven Sisters Road & turn right - Finspace is on the first  block you come to on the right-hand side of the road. If there is  nobody in reception, phone 07929 023214 and a Campaign member will come to let you in.



London Mining Network


The London Mining Network (LMN) is an alliance of human rights, development and environmental groups. We pledge to expose the role of companies, funders and government in the promotion of unacceptable mining projects.