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Greece has just been condemned by the European Court of Human Rights for the inhuman and degrading conditions in detention centers again.

In one of the two judgments, it emphasizes the excessive length of the continued detention. In the other the fact that the plaintiff, who was seeking asylum, did not in practice access to an appeal against his conditions of detention, and that once released it was left in the street without any material support and without access to the health care system.

Article (in English) in the ECRE Weekly Bulletin:

http://us1.campaign-archive1.com/?u=8e3ebd297b1510becc6d6d690&id=ce8de8fbd1

ECHR decision (in French) for Tatishvili v. Greece:

http://hudoc.echr.coe.int/sites/eng/pages/search.aspx?i=001-145785

ECHR decision (in French) for the FH v. Greece:

http://hudoc.echr.coe.int/sites/eng/pages/search.aspx?i=001-145786