No asylum reform.
The right wing extremists, Chrysi Avyi (Golden Dawn) want mines.
The message, as ever with ultra rightwing party Golden Dawn (Chrysi Avyi), is simple. No unregistered immigrants are welcome here, no unregistered immigrants are wanted.Their position has been reiterated following the plan green lit by the citizen protection ministry to allow for the establishment of 30 detention centres throughout the country for unregistered immigrants.Running with the banner “No detention centers, no acceptance of illegals”, Golden Dawn has even gone as far as challenging the very essence of the Ottawa treaty, which in 1997 outlawed the production and use of anti-personnel mines.
They would rather kill and maim people than deal with the issue.
A friend of mine asked me why I was even bothering to take them seriously.
They already have a seat on the Athens Municipal Council and it looks increasingly likely that they might get a seat in the new elections. You might say “well, it’s only one seat” but it always starts with one seat…