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Petitioning the Greek government

The European Campaign for Human Rights in Afghanistan has started a petition on Change.org, asking the Greek government to “[i]mprove the situation for refugees in Greece who are living in destitution”. To: the Greek government Petition: Thousands of Afghans flee their homes in Afghanistan and arrive in Greece each year for many different reasons such […]

Human Rights Reports on Detention Conditions in Greece up to May 2012

Various organisations have published reports on the detention conditions in Greece. In a report from July 2010, titled Greece: IRREGULAR MIGRANTS AND ASYLUM-SEEKERS ROUTINELY DETAINED IN SUBSTANDARD CONDITIONS, Amnesty International wrote: Amnesty International’s research over the last year has led to the conclusion that asylum-seekers and irregular migrants in Greece are detained as a matter […]