Conditions for Greece's migrant children shocking, says Human Rights Watch

They are being made to live in filthy, bug-and-vermin-infested cells, sometimes without mattresses or access to showers, claims report

Alarming numbers of migrant children in Greece are being detained in deplorable and depraved conditions , Human Rights Watch says.

Unaccompanied minors – some as young as 14 – are being held in substandard and chaotic detention centres across the country in flagrant violation of international and Greek law, the group said in a report on Friday.

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