Manolada victims detail grim conditions

Greek Council for Refugees and Doctors of the World hear from 92 victims of shooting incident.

Migrant strawberry pickers confirm that they hadn’t been paid in six months and that the foremen shot at them on the third day of a protest, when they expressed a willingness to go on strike


Eleven-hour working days, seven days a week. A place to sleep in a shack with no running water, heating or toilets. And all for a a free meal and the promise of €22 a day. But in reality, you were left without a cent for your work for over six months.

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