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Migration and Struggle in Greece

170 immigrants on hunger strike in the Samos detention camp

Posted by clandestina on 19 July 2010

According to ANA-MPA, 170 migrants detained in the Samos detention camp started a collective hunger strike. trying to stop their deportation.
They demand an end to the transfers to detention centres close to the greek-bulgarian land border in the north.
Such transfers happen between two and three times a month in Samos, the last one happened last week, when 50 migrants were taken.

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