Namir al-Azzawi

Iraqi asylum seeker hunger strike day 1: “Iraq wasn’t and still isn’t safe”

Dear People of Finland, I started my hunger strike on Sunday in protest of the unfair decision by the Immigration Authorities (Migri), which claim that countries like Iraq, Afghanistan and Somalia are safe to return asylum seekers. Many of us Iraqis were disappointed by the decision taking into account that we fled that country because

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