January 23, 2011
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>Immigrant hunger strikers leave from Hania port grete greece

> Around 6pm, 200 immigrants boarded Lato boat, and are expected to arrive in Pereus on Sunday morning, while Tuesday they begin a hunger strike demanding the legalization of all immigrants. They were sent off by hundreds of citizens of … Continue reading

December 20, 2010
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>Evros: Two immigrants froze to death and news from the demostration solidarity there18/12

> At Fylakio detention centre (Evros, Greece)18/12 Friday, December 17. 2010. The dead bodies of two sans-papiers immigrants who tried to cross the greco-turkish border were discovered near Nea Vissa village. The two men from Africa froze to death. Nea … Continue reading

October 28, 2010
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>Detention conditions in Greece for migrants are frequently "inhuman" due to "filthy overcrowded detention facilities", poor police training and a huge spike in arrivals, a UN official said Wednesday, calling for EU assistance.

> United Nations special rapporteur on torture Manfred Nowak also said he had received “consistent” allegations of police beatings, and that at one Athens precinct, police kept a hard line on migrants for fear of far-right militants.“The time has come … Continue reading

September 24, 2010
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>The court of appeals of the Thessaloniki 4 has been adjourned for January 14, 2011 This morning, the court of appeals of the Thessaloniki 4, the last remaining defendants of the 2003 EU summit demonstration, was adjourned for January 14, 2011. More information on the case and on solidarity initiatives will be published here in the build-up to the court of appeals in January.

> This morning, the court of appeals of the Thessaloniki 4, the last remaining defendants of the 2003 EU summit demonstration, was adjourned for January 14, 2011. More information on the case and on solidarity initiatives will be published here … Continue reading

September 18, 2010
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> UNHCR alert after attacks The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) yesterday expressed “extreme concern” following a string of violent attacks involving immigrants in the district of Aghios Panteleimonas, near central Athens.“The attacks and brawls have created a tense and … Continue reading

September 16, 2010
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>Truck drivers and railway workers strike in Greece

> After the August thaw between the Greek government and the fuel carrying truck drivers, the latter are once again showing their teeth, while railway workers defy court ruling and strike. The thaw between fuel carrying truck drivers and the … Continue reading

September 14, 2010
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>Today, hundreds of Pakistani immigrants living and working in Skala,Laconia took the decision to go on strike after the pogrom that was unleashed against them earlier.

> Today, hundreds of Pakistani immigrants living and working in Skala,Laconia took the decision to go on strike after the pogrom that was unleashed against them earlier.After returning from their work in collecting oranges, they found the doors of their … Continue reading