Images from inside Mile 2 Prison – The Gambia, West Africa

A prisoner shouts through the window from his cell, Mile 2 prison, The Gambia, West Africa © Jason Florio
A prisoner shouts through the window from his cell, Mile 2 prison, The Gambia, West Africa © Jason Florio

 

Images from inside ousted ex-president, Yahya Jammeh’s, ‘my 5 Star Hotel’ (as he frequently called it) – the notorious Mile 2 Prison, the Gambia, West Africa, Nov 2017. Taken whilst making the ‘We Never Gave Up – Stories of Courage in Gambia’ documentary for Amnesty International.

 

 

The exercise yard come laundry space, MILE 2 prison - image © Helen Jones-Florio
The exercise yard come laundry-drying area, MILE 2 prison – image © Helen Jones-Florio 

 

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Prisoners watch TV in their dorm-like cell block, MILE 2 prison, Gambia ©Jason Florio
Prisoners watch TV in their dorm-like cell block, MILE 2 prison, Gambia ©Jason Florio

 

A prisoner looks out from his locked cell, maximum security, Mile 2 prison, Gambia © Helen Jones-Florio
A prisoner looks out from his locked cell, maximum security, Mile 2 prison, Gambia © Helen Jones-Florio

 

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#WorldPhotoDay – August 19, 2016 ©Jason Florio/MOAS.EU

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@Jason Florio/MOAS.EU – Eritrean Yosef Goitom AKA King Josee helps carry a baby to safety on the RHiB. Rescue of 369 migrants. This was the first rescue of the 2015 MOAS Mission 

Lest we forget…

Photo of the Day: African women give thanks for rescue, safe onboard the Phoenix – Image © MOAS_EU/Jason Florio

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Safe – onboard the Phoenix. Image © MOAS_EU/Jason Florio, 2015. All rights reserved

 

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