Kurdish Refugees: UN Issues Condemnation of Switzerland

By Abed Azizi for Papierlose Zeitung (Zurich)
Translated from the German by Antidote
deutsche Originalversion

I am waiting in the Zurich main station; my train is coming in ten minutes. Now a familiar sight: two police officers are walking directly towards me. After checking my ID, they start with the standard questions: “What are you doing in Switzerland? What do you want here? Why don’t you go back home?”

I answer that I have a permit, and a lawyer.Continue Reading