TWENTYONEMILES: Migrant struggles and resistance in Belgium, France and Switzerland

June 16, 2010

Death of an asylum seeker in Belgium, 3rd June

Filed under: Belgium, detention — twentyonemiles @ 6:29 am

An asylum seeker from Côte d’Ivoire died during the night of 2nd and 3rd June, five days after his arrival in the “open centre” of Charleroi. He had refused to talk since his arrival in the centre, and was clearly in a state of mental distress.



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