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Portuguese head of Immigration and Borders Office resigns following deadly torture at the airport
Portuguese head of Immigration and Borders Office resigns following deadly torture at the airport
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The deadly beating by the local authorities of a Ukrainian man at the Lisbon airport last month passed relatively under the radar. Journalists from Portuguese newspapers DN and Público published numerous follow-ups until the chief of the Immigration and Borders Office decided to step down.