On hunger strike has progressed since Saturday about 2,000 immigrants, protesting the extended detention in detention centers across the country.
As pointed out by members of the Movement "United Against Racism and the Fascist Threat" (KEERFA) at the press conference today, "highlight the appalling conditions of detention, abuse and torture suffered by about five thousand immigrants and refugees were three suicide attempts made over the weekend, Amygdaleza. "
The coordinator KEERFA, P. Constantine spoke about inhumane conditions in detention centers for immigrants, adding that the prisoners on hunger strike has spread throughout Greece and the "many police departments have turned into abuse of immigrants and refugees" .
"Three hunger strikers from the hundreds that began in the concentration camp Amygdaleza went this morning to attempt suicide. One of them used broken glass from the window and cut his throat "complained Mr. Constantine. Sent not, call support to trade unions, the EINAP, bar associations, MPs, mayors, Amnesty International, the human rights support committees.