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"18 Years in Limbo"

In October 1998, a group of 75 individuals from Ethiopia, Iraq, Sudan, and Syria, arrived in a British Sovereign Base Area after a boat in which they were travelling to Italy foundered off the coast of Cyprus. Now, 18 years later, 6 of these individuals and their children remain stranded without refugee status and are still denied entry to the UK.

Film contributed by: Tommy Chavannes (

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