29.10.2007

Refoulement at sea, systematic maltreatment and inhumane detention conditions – Representatives of PRO ASYL and the Greek Group of Lawyers for the Rights of Refugees and Migrants examined on two fact-finding missions in July/August and in October 2007 the situation of refugees at the EU external border in the Aegean. The findings reveal serious human rights violations. On

Refoulement at sea, systematic maltreatment and inhumane detention conditions – Representatives of PRO ASYL and the Greek Group of Lawyers for the Rights of Refugees and Migrants examined on two fact-finding missions in July/August and in October 2007 the situation of refugees at the EU external border in the Aegean. The findings reveal serious human rights violations.

On Monday 29 October 2007 PRO ASYL and the Greek Group of Lawyers for the Rights of Refugees and Migrants issued an extensive documentation under the heading “The truth may be bitter, but it must be told” in Athens, Frankfurt and Brussels.

[Press release]

[Documentation “The truth…”; Download: ~1MB] 

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