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Police confront asylum seekers protesting outside Kent barracks – video

– the Network for Police Monitoring – posted the clip on Twitter, claiming that the protesters had been threatened with fines.
Source: https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2021/jan/12/asylum-seekers-on-hunger-strike-over-conditions-at-kent-barracks-site

Home Office urged to shut temporary accommodation after allegations of overcrowding and poor hygieneHundreds of asylum seekers are reportedly on hunger strike at a former army barracks in Kent being used as temporary housing, amid allegations conditions at the site are worsening.About 400 men are being held at the Napier barracks site near Folkestone, which has been used as temporary accommodation since September and has faced calls for closure after allegations of cover-ups, poor access to healthcare and legal advice, and crowded conditions.
Source: https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/video/2021/jan/12/police-confront-asylum-seekers-protesting-kent-barracks-video

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