Photos: Hamburg solidarity with Refugees #Hamburg #Refugees #RoteFlora

January 9, 2014
St Pauli Church shelters West African refugees who had formerly worked in Libya, before fleeing and ending up in detention on the Italian island of Lampedusa. To escape poor conditions they had moved to Hamburg, but were harassed by the German police and given refuge by the local Church. Germany. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

St Pauli Church shelters West African refugees who had formerly worked in Libya, before fleeing and ending up in detention on the Italian island of Lampedusa. To escape poor conditions they had moved to Hamburg, but were harassed by the German police and given refuge by the local Church. Germany.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Appiah from Ghana. St Pauli Church shelters West African refugees who had formerly worked in Libya, before fleeing and ending up in detention on the Italian island of Lampedusa. To escape poor conditions they had moved to Hamburg, but were harassed by the German police and given refuge by the local Church. Germany. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Appiah from Ghana. St Pauli Church shelters West African refugees who had formerly worked in Libya, before fleeing and ending up in detention on the Italian island of Lampedusa. To escape poor conditions they had moved to Hamburg, but were harassed by the German police and given refuge by the local Church. Germany.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Local resident socialises with the West African refugees. St Pauli Church shelters West African refugees who had formerly worked in Libya, before fleeing and ending up in detention on the Italian island of Lampedusa. To escape poor conditions they had moved to Hamburg, but were harassed by the German police and given refuge by the local Church. Germany. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Local resident socialises with the West African refugees. St Pauli Church shelters West African refugees who had formerly worked in Libya, before fleeing and ending up in detention on the Italian island of Lampedusa. To escape poor conditions they had moved to Hamburg, but were harassed by the German police and given refuge by the local Church. Germany.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

St Pauli Church shelters West African refugees who had formerly worked in Libya, before fleeing and ending up in detention on the Italian island of Lampedusa. To escape poor conditions they had moved to Hamburg, but were harassed by the German police and given refuge by the local Church. Germany. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

St Pauli Church shelters West African refugees who had formerly worked in Libya, before fleeing and ending up in detention on the Italian island of Lampedusa. To escape poor conditions they had moved to Hamburg, but were harassed by the German police and given refuge by the local Church. Germany.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Residents defy the police imposed "Danger Zone", designated areas in Hamburg where freedom of assembly is suspended St Pauli, Hamburg, Germany. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Residents defy the police imposed “Danger Zone”, designated areas in Hamburg where freedom of assembly is suspended St Pauli, Hamburg, Germany.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Residents defy the police imposed "Danger Zone", designated areas in Hamburg where freedom of assembly is suspended St Pauli, Hamburg, Germany. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Residents defy the police imposed “Danger Zone”, designated areas in Hamburg where freedom of assembly is suspended St Pauli, Hamburg, Germany.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Residents defy the police imposed "Danger Zone", designated areas in Hamburg where freedom of assembly is suspended St Pauli, Hamburg, Germany. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Residents defy the police imposed “Danger Zone”, designated areas in Hamburg where freedom of assembly is suspended St Pauli, Hamburg, Germany.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk