Viets protest

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 05 May, 1994, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 05 May, 1994, 12:00am

MORE than 4,000 inmates at the Whitehead Vietnamese detention centre took part in demonstrations against forced repatriation. At High Island detention centre, 404 people refused food and about 16 sought treatment at the camp clinic for the effects of not eating. A small number continued hunger strikes at the Tai A Chau camp.