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Obscurity & Confinement Destroys Refugees Awaiting Deportation - 224 Detention Camps in Europe

World  (tags: Europe, immigration, asylum seekers, illegals, administrative detention camps, Vichy's old camps, democracy, incarceration, deportation, crime, Africans, Asians, Jesuit Refugee Service, Katrine Camilleri, Maltese refugee lawyer )

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They've committed no crime, yet often held long as 18 mths in detention camps scattered across EU housing > 30,000 asylum-seekers/illegal immigrants awaiting deportation. Psych impact severe; suicide rate 6X 'norm' - "just destroyed," says refugee lawyer

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Jim Phillips (3200)
Sunday January 13, 2008, 10:22 am
I was not aware that there so many detention camps and their deplorable conditions.

LucyKaleido ScopeEyes (80)
Monday January 14, 2008, 12:47 am

Glad - and sad - to bring you up to date with the illegal economic & political refugee situation in Europe !
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