STOP Chevron and the Police abuse in PUNGESTI, Romania
Pungesti, Romania, a village under SIEGE after a violent intervention of Riot Police Forces, requested by CHEVRONCall for International support – December, 2nd, 2013 / Addressed to The European Parliament, The European Commission, to The Subcommittee on Human Rights of the European Parliament and to all #humanrigts NGOs that can monitor and act NOW on this attack.After facing strong opposition from local community and from a strong national movement of support, Chevron had to scale down…
Riot Police beating woman anti-fracking protester in Pungesti, Romania! Chevron is using our own authorities, paid from our taxes...against us! Many were hospitalized and the villagers are under siege, the area being declared of "special interest". Press is not allowed and neither is anyone who is not a resident. The villagers are scared and are being beaten and intimidated into submission. Please help raise awareness!
Romanian police ‘brutally’ remove protesters opposed to Chevron fracking
US energy giant Chevron has resumed its search for shale gas in north-eastern Romania after hundreds of riot police reportedly brutally removed a bunch of villagers who had been camping out at the site protesting the company’s plan.
Simona Niculescu nu cedează! A depus la Judecătoria Vaslui APEL pentru ridicarea statului de "zonă specială de siguranţă publică" la PUNGEŞTI
Simona Niculescu, specialistă în drept european, a depus, marţi, la Judecătoria Vaslui, prin avocata sa, Oana Iovu, apel la decizia de respingere a ordonanţei preşedinţiale pentru ridicarea ...
Fracking, Pungesti, and the Destruction of European Democracy | Dissident Voice
There’s new growth forest covering the hill, maybe fifty years old, and it’s denseness is the only theoretical escape from riot cops, its cover the only consistent break in their line of sight. Everthing else is just plowed fields. Pungesti is the first target for Chevron’s nation wide fracking attack on the Romanian water supply, […]
Cetãtean strãin venit cu ajutoare, arestat la Pungesti (foto) - Vremea noua - Liderul presei vasluiene
UPDATE: Neamtul a fost eliberat, dupã o “plimbare” de o jumãtate de orã Dupã o plimbare de o jumãtate de orã cu masina politiei, Bernard Alexander Eickhoff a fost adus înapoi de unde fusese ridicat. În dubã i s-a explicat cã a fost “sãltat” fiindcã a refuzat sã se legitimeze. Acesta le-a explicat cã a
From the frontline of anti-shale gas struggles - Friends of the Earth Europe
Solidarity with Pungeşti Antoine Simon and David Heller from Friends of the Earth Europe, travelled to the village of Pungeşti in Romania this weekend to observe and document the village’s resistance to shale gas. The community’s stand against Chevron has become one of the front lines of the struggle against dirty energy in Europe. Arriving …