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Detention conditions unworthy confinement, continued detention beyond the limit of eighteen months, and with no time limit, the recent death of two inmates by carelessness: the inmates of Amygdaleza detention center, near Athens made a hunger strike from 17 to 22 November. They suspended after the first concessions from the authorities: improved living conditions in the center, the release of thirty people locked up for more than two years, the promise of the situation of one hundred and fifty others who are in the same case to be reconsidered. They said they would resume their hunger strike if the authorities do not keep their commitments.

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Another hunger strike of persons locked-up for more than eighteen month has started in Paranesti detention center, near Drama, in the north-east of Greece.

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