September 5th8:15 pm No more police inside the forest. They are still present around though.
7:33 pm One of the people arrested today is currently in hospital as the police broke their arm.
6:55 pm The demo now arriving at the edge of the forest.
5:57 pm Demo is still on the way. Now with about 700 people.
5:56 pm Gesa-support (at the detention center) in Aachen is under
pressure from the police. Personal data were registered and cops pushed
supporters in handcuffs against a wall. Support your local Supporters!
5:22 pm The A-Tripod at Jesus Point has been cleared.
5:21 pm Demo going through the “danger area”.
5:00 pm 300 people at the demo. The A-Tripod at Jesus Point is almost cleared.
4:12 pm At Cozytown 3 generously filled Shit-Barricades are cleared. The mood is good. At least at the side of the activists.
4:10 pm The monopod and tripod are evicted. On the big A, one
person is still standing. He asks those present for support at the
detention center when he is evacuated.
4:10 pm Updates from the EA (Ermittlungsausschuss, committee of enquiry): 5 people in custody in Aachen,
3 are probably still on the way there. Two were brought before the
magistrate and will come out tomorrow at 0 o’clock again. Solidary
people wait in front of the Gesa (Gefangenensammelstelle, prisoners
collecting point or detention center)
4:05 pm Still one person on the tripod (looking like a big A) at Jesus Point.
4:00 pm No cops in Oaktown anymore and dinner is ready.
1:30 pm Eviction of ground structures in t-town starting.
12:45 In Morschenich around 15 people including 2 painters banned coming to the forest, the words “art prohibition” are mentioned
If u are in the danger zone and want to hear resistance radio: Now in operation: Radio Dangerzone on 87,6!
11:53 Around the tripod at the “Jesuspoint” a big operation is
happening. Climbing cops are there. A heavy machine drove over what they
previously called a dangerous “bomb”. They did not call a bomb disposal
engineer.11:46 Ground structures in Lorien have been removed. One
tripod is still standing.
11:35 Since last night at 4:30 2 people have been in the Gesa
(detention center) in Aachen. One of them has been allowed to use the
phone now, for the first time. They did not get any food. Come to the
Gesa! Bring tobacco and vegan snacks.
10:55 Cherry picker wanted to evict the lowest platform in
Lorien. When someone occupied the platform, the cherrypicker stopped.
The ground in oaktown is being evicted very thoroughly by the police. A
small tripod in Lorien has been pushed over by an eviction tank, a big
tripod is occupied.
10:34 Climbing cops at the tripod. Person is buried in hole, 2,5m deep, with the left arm in a lock-on. Cherry picker in Oaktown.
10:14 Eviction team of the cops gets to the tripod and monopod structure at the Jesus Point.
9:32 the eviction of everything on the ground in oaktown has
started. In the background the cops and RWE are called names by
9:27 Police heard the name Mike in oaktown: Is he not living on the meadow?
9:25 Person, who had been arrested near the flying field, was set free.
9:16 Police has found an art installation and is getting support from a bomb disposal team
9:09 One person arrested near the flying field
9:00 Riot cops and security at oaktown. Calls and howling sirens from everywhere
8:58 Technical unit at the tripod at the entrance of the forest near Deathtrap. They brought a cherry picker with them
8:04 Meadow surrounded by cops
8:00 Cops at the meadow drive aimlessly from left to right. Historical barricades are being evicted
7:40 Lorien is surrounded. Eviction works started around the lake at oaktown
7:31 Armoured cops (about a hundred) enters the forest at
Deathtrap very carefully. A lot of eviction vehicles and security
guards, but still manageable. Inspection of the forest on the main roads
6:00 meadow calm, some vehicles at deathtrap