- Prison Planet.com - http://www.prisonplanet.com -

Greece follows U.S. example by building giant border wall to keep out illegal immigrants

Posted By admin On January 4, 2011 @ 8:38 am In World News | Comments Disabled

Daily Mail [1]
Tuesday, January 4, 2011

The Greek government has unveiled plans to construct a wall along its 128-mile land border with Turkey in order to tackle the influx of illegal immigrants.

Interior minister Christian Papoutsis said the wall was a necessary measure after more than 100,000 people illegally entered the Mediterranean nation last year.

(ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW)

Greece follows U.S. example by building giant border wall to keep out illegal immigrants 011210banner3 [2]

Stock up with Fresh Food that lasts with eFoodsDirect [3]

But the plans – which have compared with the 650-mile barrier along sections of the border between the U.S. and Mexico – have been criticised by the European Commission as a ‘short-term measure’  that does not deal with the root of the problem.

The first stage in the planned structure was unveiled yesterday, with a 10-ft high, eight-mile-long trial fence to cover a section of the border near the town Orestidada.

Full story here. [1]


Article printed from Prison Planet.com: http://www.prisonplanet.com

URL to article: http://www.prisonplanet.com/greece-follows-u-s-example-by-building-giant-border-wall-to-keep-out-illegal-immigrants.html

URLs in this post:

[1] Daily Mail: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1343885/Greece-follows-U-S-example-building-giant-border-wall-illegal-immigrants.html

[2] Image: http://www.homegain.com/housead/homes_for_sale/index?entryid=11502

[3] Stock up with Fresh Food that lasts with eFoodsDirect: http://www.efoodsdirect.com/2010-holiday-special/?aid=14&adid=48

[4] Hidden Cameras Show Illegal-Immigrants Streaming Across AZ Border: http://www.prisonplanet.com/hidden-cameras-show-illegal-immigrants-streaming-across-az-border.html

[5] Initiative would let illegal immigrants work in Calif. legally: http://www.prisonplanet.com/initiative-would-let-illegal-immigrants-work-in-calif-legally.html

[6] Obama refuses to meet border agents, invites illegal immigrants to Oval Office: http://www.prisonplanet.com/obama-refuses-to-meet-border-agents-invites-illegal-immigrants-to-oval-office.html

[7] Sheriff Babeu: It’s ‘An Outrage’ Obama Stopped Building Border Fence: http://www.prisonplanet.com/sheriff-babeu-it%e2%80%99s-%e2%80%98an-outrage%e2%80%99-obama-stopped-building-border-fence.html

[8] Study Shows Illegal Immigrants From Mexico Staying Put Despite Overall Decline: http://www.prisonplanet.com/study-shows-illegal-immigrants-from-mexico-staying-put-despite-overall-decline.html

Copyright © 2013 PrisonPlanet.com. All rights reserved.