Home Office Denies Social Justice Reps Access To Migrant Jail Amid Hunger Strike Reports – 22 April 2015

RT logoBritain’s Home Office has rejected calls to allow refugee and religious representatives into Scotland’s controversial Dungavel immigration center, despite reports of a group of detainees going on hunger strike.

In response to the Home Office’s decision, an emergency motion was put before the Scottish Trade Union Congress on Tuesday.

Trade unionists present condemned the Home Office’s move, and called for a demonstration outside the immigration jail demanding an end to detention within Britain’s asylum system.

Previously, in a mark of protest against conditions in the facility as many as 60 detainees based there allegedly refused food.

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