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Migration and Struggle in Greece

Senegalese immigrants arrested for reacting to the police abusing Bangladeshi vendor

Posted by clandestina on 11 April 2009

Article taken from http://filoxenoi.wordpress.com

On Friday morning at the overground railway station of Piraeus at Athens the police attacked and beat a Bangladeshi vendor . Other immigrant vendors who witnessed the incident reacted solidarity to the victim of the abuse and 5 of them, of Senegalese origin, were arrested. They will stand a trial tomorrow at 1 pm, at the court of Piraeus. They are undoubtedly worthy of our solidarity.

One Response to “Senegalese immigrants arrested for reacting to the police abusing Bangladeshi vendor”

  1. […] on the immigrants side.   Of course they meet with furious violence on the cops’s side.  Here is a relevant post about an incident in […]

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