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Yarl’s Wood hunger strike

Issue No. 2188

Women held in Yarl’s Wood asylum detention centre were subjected to a brutal lockdown on Monday.

They had been on hunger strike since Friday of last week over treatment and conditions.

When guards enforced the lockdown, over a dozen women were trapped outside in the cold, some without shoes and warm clothing.

For more details go to » Hunger strike at Yarl's Wood detention centre


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Tue 9 Feb 2010, 18:13 GMT
Issue No. 2188
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