Migration and Struggle in Greece

Another immigrant dead from the cold, riot police attacks refugees…

Posted by clandestina on 21 December 2010

Another immigrant that has frozen to death was discovered yesterday in the Nea Vissa region. He was between 25 and 30 years old, from Africa. Last Friday, December 17, two more dead immigrants were discovered in the same area, while a third one was found almost dead and transfered to the Didymoteicho hospital.

Meanwhile today, early in the morning, riot police attacked refugess who were gathered  outside the ministry of public order in Athens, arresting at least 3 Iranian refugees (amongst them R. who was granted asylum one month ago) and injuring others – one had to be brought to the hospital. Only yesterday, a representative of the ministry had promised them to look into their demands…


One Response to “Another immigrant dead from the cold, riot police attacks refugees…”

  1. […] December 21, 2010, Afghan and Iranian women and children seeking asylum in Greece were assaulted by elite units of the Greek police, right outside The Ministry of Citizen Protection – while […]

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