Asylum seekers demand freedom

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A group of residents at the Marsa Initial Reception Centre have staged a protest demanding their freedom on Tuesday. Newly arrived asylum seekers are taken to the initial reception centre before they are transferred to the open centre.

The police and an ambulance were dispatched on site however, no injuries were reported. No one was arrested during the protests.

The protest lasted some four hours.