Hunger Strike and police violence in Amigdaleza Detention Centre

On February 23, 2013 Riot Police antered Amigdaleza detention centre near by Athens in order to violently stop hunger strike that had begun on February 21. The riot police beat the detainees with clubs. Some detainees reported of broken hands and legs as a consequence of the beatings. The police used tear gas in closed rooms.

The struggling detainees protested against the extended detention periods since many of them are closed up since more than nine months.

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