NGO claims Greek authorities are ‘pushing back’ Syrian refugees
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NGO claims Greek authorities are ‘pushing back’ Syrian refugees

Migrants claim they were beaten on uninhabited island before being cast adrift in Turkish waters In one incident, refugees say there were detained incommunicado and subjected to severe beatings on an uninhabited island after being apprehended by the Greek authorities before being set adrift in Turkish waters Refugees attempting to enter Greece are being systematically, illegally … Continue reading

The ordeal of the insurrected migrants continues
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The ordeal of the insurrected migrants continues

Today a SYRIZA delegation is scheduled to visit the detention facilities in Amygdaleza. The ordeal of the arrested-insurrected immigrants of Amygdaleza continues as they experience not only prolonged detention and squalid conditions at the modern concentration camp, but also the revengeful mania of the police that culminates with their prosecution. Another 27 immigrants were escorted … Continue reading

Torture lawsuits
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Torture lawsuits

‘Not a single person has filed a lawsuit against the police’ the minister claimed from London with regards to the ‘swept’ migrants of operation ‘Xenios Zeus’. However, two of them who had been transferred from detention in Amygdaleza to the airport for deportation filed yesterday a ‘heroic’ lawsuit via their lawyers. These people, who have … Continue reading

Police torture immigrants resisting deportation
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Police torture immigrants resisting deportation

Allegations of shocking police practices in El.Venizelos airport Immigrants claim they received torture with the use of electricity on the genital area, sexual demands, and beating by the police at Eleftherios Venizelos airport after resisting their deportation. As the Movement Against Racism and the Fascist Threat (KEERFA) says in their statement, the police make use … Continue reading

Greek police charged with torture once again
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Greek police charged with torture once again

Selected articles: Selective zero-tolerance: is Greece really a democracy anymore? The abuse suffered by four young anarchists, arrested for a bank robbery, at the hands of the police proves it’s time to call Greece’s coalition government what it is – a far-right authoritarian group. (Read the article on New Statesman’s website: http://www.newstatesman.com/world-affairs/2013/02/selective-zero-tolerance-greece-really-democracy-anymore) Greek police ‘battered … Continue reading